University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Radiodiagnosis and Radiology

The course performs the majority of its research using magnetic resonance techniques; particular areas of interest are neuro imaging, fetal imaging and the use of hyperpolarised agents for MR.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or equivalent from an approved institution; international candidates wishing to study for research degrees in clinical medicine must have passed the PLAB examination or have obtained exemption from it.

Course modules

Research areas include: functional neuroimaging using a variety of techniques (spectroscopy; BOLD fMRI; perfusion; diffusion; angiography) particularly cerebrovascular disease and malformations; paediatric neuroimaging; including brain tumours; spectroscopy; neonatal and in utero MR; imaging of the lungs via hyperpolarised 3-He; functional body imaging; prostate imaging; sports imaging; MR physics development.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

The Medical School
Telephone number: 
0114 222 5522