Research course

Vector Research

Institution
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine · Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMIHR

Entry requirements

Please refer to our website for further information.

Months of entry

September

Course content

As a centre of excellence, we aim to promote the better health of peoples, particularly of the less developed countries of the tropics and sub-tropics, by providing and promoting high quality education, conducting first-class research and appropriate consultancy services.

Department specialisms

Drug Delivery Systems; Mechanism of Drug Resistance; Onchocerca in Cattle; Chicken Coccidiosis; Ovine Toxoplasmosis; Bovine Babesiosis and Tick-borne Diseases; Sandfly Pheromone Biochemistry; Insect Population Dynamics.

Information for international students

Studies are performed in a number of countries including Malawi, Uganda (where the school has research facilities), Nigeria, India, Guatemala and Brazil. Excellent standard of written and spoken English; minimum 6.5 IELTS score.

Fees and funding

Wellcome Trust, MRC, WHO, Gates Foundation.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

MIHR

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Mrs Val Robbins
Email
robbinsv@liverpool.ac.uk
Phone
0151 705 3266
Fax
0151 705 3370