Research course

IBERS - Biological Sciences

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A minimum of 2:1 honours degree is required to study for a PhD or a MPhil.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November, December

Course content

The institute benefits from extensive contact with other research institutions in the Aberystwyth area, in particular the BBSRC Institute of Grassland and Environmental Research, the Welsh Institute of Rural Studies and the Veterinary Research Centre. It also has contacts with research groups throughout the UK, Europe and North America.

Department specialisms

Algal and Plant Biochemistry; Biotransformation and Biodegradation; Epithelial Function and Development; Medicinal Chemistry; Organic Photochromic Compounds; Protein Trafficking.

Information for international students

Please see: www.aber.ac.uk/en/international

Fees and funding

BBSRC, NERC, charities, industry, Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships, Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships, department.
Please see www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

Course contact details

Name
Mrs Michelle Allen
Email
myd@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 622315
Fax
+44 (0)1970 621981