University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Comparative Medicine

There are significant advantages to using spontaneous disease in domesticated animals as models of human disease and, within the School, the impact of a number of genetic and environmental variables upon the domestic species are being investigated in an effort to enhance our understanding of the pathological processes that lead to morbidity and mortality in both animals and humans.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject; evidence of relevant personal, professional and educational experience considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.5 (no less than 7.0 in any element), TOEFL paper based: 630 with 5.0 in TWE, TOEFL computer based: 267 with 5.0 in TWE, or TOEFL IBT: 109 (no less than 22 in any element).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,980 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 16,110 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions, The School of Veterinary Medicine and Science
Telephone number: 
0115 951 6464