Research course

Nanotechnology and Biotechnology

Teesside University · School of Science, Engineering and Design

Entry requirements

Applicants for both PhD and MPhil should normally have a UK honours degree (2.1), a Master's degree, or a NARIC approved equivalent in a related subject.

Months of entry

October, May, February

Course content

We offer both PhD and MPhil opportunities in these areas. A list of pre-defined topics can be found here:, or applicants can submit their own topic. Applicants are encouraged to discuss their proposals with individual researchers prior to submitting an application, although this is not a requirement of the application process.

A bench fee of a minimum of £2,700 (pro rata) is also applicable for this course.

Information for international students

International students should have IELTS average of 6.5 from a UKVI approved test centre. Further details about requirements for international admissions, can be discussed with our Research Administrator;

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Our currently advertised funded studentships within research can be found here:

Please contact our Research Administrator for details of any relevant discounts specific to your individual circumstances.

Qualification and course duration


full time
48 months
part time
84 months


part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Research Administrator
01642 384438