University of Edinburgh
The centre offers a range of projects covering different areas of cell biology, including: the synthesis, processing, localisation and degradation of RNA; epigenetic control of gene expression, chromosome function and genome stability; mechanisms of cell growth and duplication; the rules that govern cellular architecture; biotechnology, synthetic biology; microbial regulation; a variety of courses in microscopy, bioinformatics and proteomics are available to all PhD students.
A UK 2.1 Honours degree or its international equivalent in a relevant subject; tpically, candidates have a good understanding of the field they propose to study, and at least some research experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 17,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 8,600 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
Postgraduate Programme Administrator
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