University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Integrated Physiology in Health and Disease

The course promotes the importance of an integrated and multidisciplinary approach to study fundamental physiological aspects of human health and disease; its approach combines state of the art physiological and metabolic methodologies with relevant molecular biology approaches to answer questions of clinical relevancel; the course promotes the importance of critical approach to understanding of human metabolism and physiology; it trains students in a wide range of relevant laboratory techniques providing the necessary foundation for those who wish to pursue advanced research in this area, leading to the degree of PhD.

Entry requirements

A good degree in physiology; biochemistry; biomedical sciences; biology; nutrition; exercise science; and other related disciplines; graduates with work experience in health-related research groups in academia and industry; and health and exercise professionals who have interests in the physiology underlying health and disease are considered.

Course modules

Modules include: nutrition in health and exercise; muscle physiology and metabolism; biochemistry and nutrition in disease; cardiorespiratory physiology; laboratory techniques; statistics and research methods.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,670 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 19,360 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham NG7 2HA East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559