Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Biological Sciences

We invite proposals for MPhil and PhD research projects in our three main research areas of biodiversity and conservation, agri-environment, and microbiology. Our PhD students play a very important role in our active research portfolio. We supervise MPhil and PhD students whose interests match the expertise in these areas ecology and conservation; biological, clinical and environmental systems modelling; applied and environmental biology.

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree or master's degree in a related subject, or international equivalent. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will need IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Academic Secretary, School of Biology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 4848