University of Manchester
The course aims to understand the endogenous and extrinsic factors that regulate plant growth, development, evolution and adaptation; experimental approaches range from studies of individual molecules through to the whole plant in its natural environment; 3 major themes run through Plant Sciences research: Cell and developmental biology; biochemistry and genetics of plastids; plant adaptation, acclimation and evolution.
A 1st or 2.1 Honours degree, or the 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) required.
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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