Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Biological Sciences

Supervision is normally available in the following areas: biodiversity and conservation; agri-environment; microbiology.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or an international equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent; however, applicants with a minimum of IELTS 5.5, or equivalent, will be accepted on condition that they successfully complete an appropriate pre-sessional English language course at INTO Newcastle University.


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

School of Biology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 4848