Newcastle University

Newcastle University


Supervision is normally available in the following areas: motor systems development, plasticity, function; visual system development, plasticity and repair; neural computation and network systems; auditory neuroscience; pain; psychobiology; neurotoxicology; forensic psychiatry and clinical psychology; systems and computational neuroscience; behaviour and evolution; visual perception and human cognition.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a science or medicine related subject; plus further research experience and/or a further qualification such as an MRes; MD: a MBBS, or an equivalent medical degree; Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 12 months
MPhil Part-time - 24 months
MD Full-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 (UK/EU Students)
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7002