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
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.
- 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
Course contact details
- Miss Catharine Hortop
- +44 029 20 688 341