Newcastle University

Newcastle University


Supervision is normally available in the following areas: cancer genetics and genome instability; cardiovascular genetics and development; complex disease and quantitative genetics; developmental genetics; gene expression and regulation in normal development and disease; genetics of neurological disorders; kidney genetics and development; mitochondrial disease; neuromuscular genetics; stem cell biology

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in an appropriate area relevant to the proposed topic of research; appropriate experience is desirable; MD candidates need a MBBS, or equivalent medical degree; candidates whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 12 months
MD Full-time - 24 months
MPhil Part-time - 24 months
PhD Full-time - 36 months
MD Part-time - 48 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Medical Sciences Graduate School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7002