Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

Infection and Immunity

The course aims to understand disease processes by developing relevant models to investigate microbial pathogenesis and anti-microbial host responses at the molecular level; this includes the use of a wide range of molecular, cellular and systems biology, biochemistry, structural biology and bioinformatics approaches; a specific feature of research is the close, collaborative interaction between clinical academics and scientists to develop programmes of research aimed to improve the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of infectious diseases.

Entry requirements

For PhD degrees candidates should have a 2.1 Honours degree; students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each individual component (or equivalent qualification).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,167 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 4 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,730 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MD Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,167 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MCh Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,167 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's University Belfast Belfast BT7 1NN Northern Ireland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences
Telephone number: 
028 9097 2062