University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Public Health

Key research areas include: etiological and environment-gene interaction studies (cancer, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis, dementia); natural history studies (cancer, dementia, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis, AIDS); evaluation of services (hip fracture, type 2 diabetes, dementia, suicide, cancer screening and treatment, palliative care, asthma); translational research (screening and management of risk, approaches to behavioural change); health informatics and applied medical statistics; cancer intelligence unit (aetiology of cancer, studies of survival, effectiveness of screening and treatment).

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or overseas equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English must demonstrate competence in English (IELTS 7.0 with at least 6.0 in each element; or other acceptable test).

Assessment methods

Research project.

Sponsorship information

MRC Studentships (2 per year).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 23,889 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 23,889 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,362 per Year 1 (England) 3 years

Campus details

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

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