University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Cardiovascular Medicine

Research interests include: molecular mechanisms underlying platelet activation in health and disease; regulation of the circulation in normal human subjects and in patient groups; in-vitro modelling of the cellular pathology of atherosclerosis; mechanisms underlying cardioprotection following myocardial ischaemia reperfusion injury; stroke and bleeding risk in atrial fibrillation.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (normally a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent) in a relevant subject awarded by an approved university, or attainment of an alternative qualification or qualifications and/or evidence of experience judged by the University as indicative of an applicant's potential for research and as satisfactory for the purpose of entry to a research degree programme. Admission and registration for a research degree programme may be conditional on satisfactory completion of preliminary study, which may include assessment. Applicants may, if they live in the UK, be invited for an interview or to visit to discuss their application. English requirements are: IELTS 7.0 with no less than 6.5 in any band, TOEFL 95 overall with no less than 22 in any band, or PTE Academic 67 in all 4 skills.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,365 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,365 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,090 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,045 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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