University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Developmental Biology

The 1st year consists of training and lab rotations in mini projects, leading to an MPhil degree; it is followed by a 3-year PhD in 1 of the participating laboratories; this Master's degree cannot be taken separately (it is an integral part of this 4-year programme).

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree and an IELTS 7.0.

Assessment methods

1 essay, not exceeding 4,000 words in length; a critical appraisal, not exceeding 8,000 words in length, including tables, figure legends, and appendices, but excluding bibliography, of a research project; a report on each research placement, not exceeding 7000 words in length, including figure legends, but excluding words in tables and bibliography. The examination shall include an oral examination of the critical appraisal.

Sponsorship information

Wellcome Trust.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 23,808 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 23,808 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,176 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

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