University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Immunology

The course applies an integrated in vitro and in vivo approach to defining the mechanisms underlying disease processes, from induction through to resolution; the overall aim of research is to understand the molecular, cellular and in vivo basis of immune responses to antigenic challenge.

Entry requirements

A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject;lower 2nd Class Honours degree supplemented by appropriate relevant experience may be acceptable; IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 577 (paper based), TOEFL 233 (computer based) or TOEFL 90 (internet based) required.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a research project.

Sponsorship information

Funded programmes and projects are promoted throughout the year. Funding is available through UK Research Councils, charities and industry. We also have other internal awards and scholarships for the most outstanding applicants. For more information on funding available please visit the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health website for more information.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 32,500 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 32,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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