University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Molecular and Cellular Science

Research in this division is directed towards understanding the molecular basis of disease including allergy, auto-immunity and cancer; research is being carried out into immunological diseases such as asthma; psoriasis; and type 1 diabetes and leukaemias including acute myeloid leukaemia; chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and non-Hodgkins lymphoma; in the long term this research is aimed at identifying new targets for these diseases; the approaches used to reach these goals include metabolomic studies at both a cellular and whole body level and the use of post genomic technologies (cDNA microarray) and systems biology applications to investigate the control of gene expression.

Entry requirements

2.1 Class Honours degree; or equivalent; where English is not 1st language IELTS: 6.0 with no less than 5.0 in each element; or TOEFL: 550 with no less than 4 in TWE; or computer-based TOEFL � 213 with no less than 4 in essay writing; or IBT TOEFL: 79 with at least 17 in each element are required.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 3,980 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MPhil Full-time £ 3,980 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PhD Full-time £ 3,980 per Academic year (home 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 Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559