Research course


Queen Mary, University of London · Biological and Chemical Sciences

Entry requirements

Generally, students with upper-second class (or better) BSc honours degrees or equivalent are eligible to apply for admission to research degrees. Please see the individual entry requirements for each research project on the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences website.

For international students, please refer to the International students section.

Months of entry


Course content

We welcome postgraduate students and visiting research fellows who wish to undertake research in our areas of interest (see below). Research students are registered for a University of London degrees (PhD) and work under the supervision of members of academic staff. Students may receive financial support (research studentships) offered by the research councils (including CASE studentships in collaboration with an industrial sponsor). A limited number of College studentships are also available.

For a full list of studentships and current projects visit the School of Biological and Chemical Sciences website.

Department specialisms


Information for international students

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Fees and funding

See here for information on funding a PhD.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Kazzi Rahman