Swansea University

Swansea University

Medical and Health Care Studies

The Institute of Life Science is: a unique example of successful collaboration between the NHS, academia and industry in the life science and health sector; enjoys close links with the Colleges of Engineering and Science especially through the Centre for NanoHealth; Wales' premier purpose-built medical research facility; a collaboration between Swansea University and the Welsh Government, together with Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board, and industry and business partners.

Entry requirements

Applicants for research degrees must hold an initial degree of a UK University or another University approved by Senate and would normally have achieved or be predicted to achieve a minimum classification of upper 2nd (2.1) or equivalent. For MD; applicants would normally have, or be studying for, a Master's degree at a UK or another university approved by Senate or similar level of qualification. Applicants for the MD degree should normally possess a Bachelor of Medicine or Surgery. English language requirement IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Applications are welcomed from students within the following research themes: Biomarkers and genes; devices; microbes and immunity; patient and population health and informatics.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MD Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MD Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MD Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MD Part-time January 2017 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Swansea University Medical School
Telephone number: 
01792 513486