University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Biological Anthropology (Applied)

The core teaching is in: human nutritional ecology; growth and development; epidemiology and disease; reproductive ecology and molecular genetics; there are strong biostatistical and laboratory elements to the course as well as a focus on field studies; in addition to the course fee (University composition fee) students may have to pay a college fee.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree from a UK university in a relevant subject; or equivalent standard from an overseas university; fluent command of English.

Assessment methods

Assessment is absed on 3 timed essays, laboratory project, quantitative exercise, oral presentation and 20000-word thesis.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 9,960 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPhil Full-time £ 22,674 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Secretary, Secretary of Biological Anthropology