University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Ophthalmology

This course works on basic science and clinical projects to improve understanding of structure and function of the human visual system, and to translate new knowledge into useful clinical tests; research programmes encompass: Function and dysfunction in various ophthalmic conditions and how this can be measured; visual optics and determinants of optimal performance; ocular imaging through use of a diverse spectrum of techniques; psychophysics and electrophysiology; and the challenges relating to measurement and management of low vision.

Entry requirements

Applicants require: For MPhil study is a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject. In certain circumstances, a 2.2 Honours degree supplemented by appropriate relevant experience, may be acceptable. The standard entry requirement for PhD study is a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject. In certain circumstances, a 2.2 Honours degree supplemented by a Master's degree, or appropriate relevant work experience, may be acceptable.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
PhD Full-time July 2017 - 36 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MPhil Full-time July 2017 - 12 months

Campus details

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

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