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Entry requirements

  • Before applying, you are advised to contact the relevant postgraduate administrator. Our dedicated postgraduate support staff can provide information on potential supervisors and any course-specific entry requirements you need to consider before applying.
  • Qualifications - our research degrees usually require an Honours degree with a first or 2.1 classifications, or the equivalent if you have been educated outside the UK (See here for international equivalent guidelines - found here >). Any other academic and/or professional qualifications you may have are also considered, and in some cases form an integral part of the entrance requirement.
  • Non-standard qualifications – if your qualifications are non-standard or different from the entry requirements stated, please contact the relevant course administrator, to discuss whether your application would be considered.

Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

School of Medicine staff and students undertake a broad range of clinical, laboratory and educational research. We also host the Keele Institute for Global Health, the Keele Clinical Trials Unit, and the Impact Accelerator Unit.

Keele's School of Medicine hosts three faculty research themes:

Information for international students

See course webpage and Keele website for more info.

Fees and funding

For more information on doctoral loans and studentships, visit our Postgraduate Research funding opportunities pages.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    36 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    This is a research degree and has no mandatory taught components. Students can benefit from the latest technology and facilities, as well as partnerships with NHS organisations across Staffordshire and Shropshire, including UHNM one of the largest acute hospitals in the country.

Course contact details

Name
Postgrad Research Administrator
Email
fmhs_pgradmin@keele.ac.uk
Phone
(+44) 01782 671661