University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Biological Anthropology

Research within 3 major groups includes the following topics: primate genetics and behavioural biology; human evolutionary biology; human ecology and population studies; departmental strengths are in: human ecology; population biology; maternal-child health and development; palaeoanthropology and human evolutionary studies; primatology; anthropological genetics.

Entry requirements

Honours degree or equivalent in a biological science or related subject; applicants whose first language should have an IELTS score of 7.5.

Assessment methods

Thesis.

Sponsorship information

Gates Trust, UK research councils: competitive studentships.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 25,104 per Year 1 (International) 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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Key information

Contact: 
Secretary, Secretary of Biological Anthropology
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