University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Biosciences

The 4 school research themes are: BioSystems and environmental change; Institute of Microbiology and Infection; molecular cell biology and signalling; plant genetics and cell biology.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent, or a postgraduate Master's, in a relevant subject

Sponsorship information

BBSRC; and other major sponsors (e.g. Cancer Research-UK). International students may be eligible for a bursary of £4,000 per year awarded by the College of Life and Environmental Sciences.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,910 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,110 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,055 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Biosciences Graduate Research School
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5891