University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Biomedical Science

Our four-year Integrated PhD programme has been designed to produce the next generation of leaders in biomedical research and reflects some of the major research strengths of the University. The programme provides broad training in the intellectual and practical basis of scientific research as well as a focused individual research experience. The combination of a choice of laboratory rotations and a three-year project offers an enhanced student experience to prepare you for a career in scientific research. There are three pathways: − Cell Biology and Immunology of Cancer − Immunity and Infection − Stem Cell Science

Entry requirements

Upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in
other qualifications approved by the University; English language: IELTS 7.0 or equivalent for speakers of other languages

Course modules

Modules include: Research Skills for Biomedical Sciences;
Quantitative Cell Biology; specialist module in your pathway
discipline; three short research projects

Assessment methods

An intermediate award of MRes is made after successful completion of the first year.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD with Integrated Study Full-time October 2016 - 3 years
MRes Full-time October 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

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