University of Bristol

University of Bristol

Cellular and Molecular Medicine

The programme covers the study of cancer biology, infection and immunology, and stem cell biology. Staff research interests include: childhood and adult cancers; stem cell biology; molecular genetics; developmental biology; haematological disorders; immunology; arthritis; neurological diseases; virology; bacterial antibiotic resistance; bacterial pathogenesis. The school places its focus on translational research, that is: turning basic scientific discoveries into something clinically useful. Key successes of this type include the development of novel drugs and therapies, diagnostic tests and the implementation of changes to clinical practice.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject. Applications from candidates with a lower 2nd Class Honours degree can be considered individually.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time - 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time - 2 years
MD Full-time - 2 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MD Part-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Tyndall Avenue, Bristol Bristol BS8 1TH South West

Key information

Director of Postgraduate Studies
Telephone number: 
0117 331 2036