Research course

Integrative Neuroscience

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Biosciences
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

First or Upper Second Class in a relevant area (eg. neuroscience, psychology, anatomy, physiology, natural sciences). As this is a training doctorate, previous research experience is not essential. Students whose first language is not English will be required to pass an IELTS test (minimum 6.5) or equivalent. Please see our English Language Requirements guidance for more details.

Months of entry

October, February

Course content

This programme aims to give students a varied experience in integrative neuroscience research techniques, ranging from the genetic, cellular, and behavioural, incorporating methods such as genetic sequencing and human imaging.

Special Features:
  • Generous stipend of over £19,919 per annum
  • Tuition fees paid by the Wellcome Trust for EU and Home students
  • £40,000 over 4 years for research consumables
  • £1,500 for travel
  • £1,700 for training

Full details of the benefits of this four year programme can be found on our website: http://courses.cardiff.ac.uk/postgraduate/course/detail/P341.html

Fees and funding

Funding from the Wellcome Trust is available to support students on this programme. Full details of this generous funding source can be found on our website:http://courses.cardiff.ac.uk/postgraduate/course/detail/P341.html

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Miss Catharine Hortop
Email
4yrneurophd@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 029 20 688 341