University of Edinburgh
Molecular Plant Sciences
This programme provides students with the ideal environment in which to pursue postgraduate research; students apply multidisciplinary approaches from computational biology, molecular genetics and cell biology and others to an ever-widening range of topics such as plant growth, development and evolution and plant pathogen interactions. Students are able to choose from a broad range of topics, applying multidisciplinary approaches, from computational biology to molecular genetics and cell biology, and to subjects ranging from plant growth, development and evolution to plant pathogen interactions and biotechnology.
A UK 2.1 Honours degree or its international equivalent in a relevant subject; typically, candidates have a good understanding of the field they propose to study, and at least some research experience; to discuss their PhD proposal, applicants should identify potential supervisors from the School of Biological Sciences; 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||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 17,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 8,600 per Academic year (overseas fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
Postgraduate Programme Administrator
0131 650 7366