University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Rehabilitation and Ageing

The focus of this multidisciplinary group is on the rehabilitation process among adults with any kind of impairment and those in later life. The research aims to provide the evidence upon which health and social care interventions can be based, to reduce the impact of injury and disease on the lives of people with physical and learning disabilities and their families. Current research themes include: stroke rehabilitation including dressing, long term care, evaluation of behavioural approaches to improve mood, and the evaluation of STEM cells to achieve functional recovery after stroke, community rehabilitation and studies related to the assessment of need; transport and mobility - work relating to driving competence, and in promoting mobility when driving is impossible; falls and postural stability; vocational rehabilitation; chronic fatigue syndrome; rehabilitation interventions in neuromuscular disease; organisation of services for people with long term neurological disease; technology and equipment, including work based at the Derby Assistive Technology Evaluation Centre (ATEC); learning disabilities research, in particular research into systems of care and transitions between services, as well as a growing programme of research, with computer scientists, on the use of virtual environments in rehabilitation.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) at undergraduate level and a minimum of a merit (or international equivalent) at Master's level. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 14,850 per Whole course (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 14,850 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,121 per Whole course (England) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jubilee Campus Nottingham NG8 1BB East Midlands

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