University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Molecular Basis of Biological Mechanisms

The programme combines biological sciences with chemistry and physical methods, and experiments and theory to offer new insights into disease mechanisms and therapeutic strategies. The programme trains students in a wide range of techniques in biochemistry, chemical biology, cell biology and biophysics that are needed to develop new opportunities to combat disease.

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Sponsorship information

Wellcome Trust funded 4-year PhD programme. Annual Stipend of £19,919-£23,997, all University fees for home/EU students,
 £2000 travel expenses for attendance at conferences, £12000 p.a. for lab consumables, funds for generic skills training, access to all research facilities, stipend and funds correct at October 2012.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Biological Sciences - Research Postgraduate
Telephone number: 
0113 343 8186