University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Molecular Cell Biology

Research projects are available in the field of molecular cell biology including: the analysis of structure, function and dynamics of telomeres in yeast and parasites, and of centromeric DNA in mammalian cells; investigation of stress-response networks in the nematode caenorhabditis elegans and of micro RNAs during the evolution of developmental processes in drosophila; establishment of the relationship between nuclear structure and function using the giant nuclei of amphibian oocytes; analysis of biological membranes, biomaterials and biophysical aspects of cellular interactions as well as filopodia, lamellipodia and stress fiber formation; investigation of blood substitutes from microbial cell factories and of artificial gas-carrying fluids for enhancing growth of cells in culture.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject. English language requirements: IELTS 7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element) for clinical projects and 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element) for science projects.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MRes Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559