University of Manchester
The course has a strong integrative research theme combining whole animal physiology with in vitro studies using molecular, cellular and systems approaches; experimental systems range from simple invertebrates to mammals and address a diversity of biological questions including: Behavioural neurobiology; biological clocks in the regulation of reproduction and metabolism; neuroendocrinology; cardiac physiology; renal physiology; regulation of appetite and body weight; and evolutionary genetics and sexual dimorphism.
A 1st or 2.1 Honours degree or overseas equivalent in a relevant subject; 2.2 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).
Assessment is by a research project.
A large number of funded PhD places are offered annually via the UK Research Councils; other studentships may be available through charities, internal funds and some industry- sponsored awards.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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