University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Health and Social Care

The course offers postgraduate research in a range of health-related topics; students are expected to demonstrate original thought and a capacity for critical evaluation; past research themes have included: research themes: cardiovascular disease, diabetes and metabolism; health care practice and well-being research; infection and immunity; materials and nanobiology; sleep, chronobiology and neurodisorders; drug design, cancer and toxicity.

Entry requirements

Candidates should have a good Honours degree (Upper 2nd) in an appropriate discipline; prior experience in research or health and social care may be acceptable; a good command of the English language.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 15,920 per Academic year (overseas fees) 33 months
PhD Part-time - 45 months

Campus details

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

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