University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham


The Parasite Biology and Immunogenetics Group works on understanding the biology of the major parasites of both humans and animals; of particular interest is gaining an understanding of immunity and the contribution of genetics to host susceptibility and parasite immune evasion strategies; these core interests underpin the search for novel immunotherapies for the major tropical diseases including gastrointestinal nematodes, filariasis, malaria, trypanosomiasis and schistosomiasis.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree; or equivalent in a biological-related subject; substantial and relevant professional experience considered; where English is not 1st language IELTS: 6.5 with at least 6.0 in any element; or TOEFL paper based: 573 with 4.5 TWE are required.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 3,980 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 17,340 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559