University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Biochemistry and Physiology

Research themes include: Cancer; cardiovascular disease; computational and systems biology; sleep, chronobiology and addiction; nutrition, metabolism and diabetes; exercise and musculo-skeletal health; physical activity and vascular function. Recent projects include, but are not limited to: The influence of diet on brain development; the role of oxytocin in drug addiction; the influence of food and light on biological rhythms and sleep; mechanisms of anti-cancer drug resistance; in silico modelling of drug action.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 33 months
PhD Part-time - 45 months
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 20,000 per Year 1 (International) 30 months
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (International) 60 months
PhD Full-time October 2017 GBP 20,000 per Year 1 (International) 30 months
PhD Part-time October 2017 GBP 10,000 per Whole course (International) 60 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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