Research course


UCL - University College London · Research Department of Neuroscience, Physiology and Pharmacology

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Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor’s degree from a UK university in a relevant discipline or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Months of entry


Course content

The Research Department of Neuroscience, Physiology and Pharmacology (NPP) includes the majority of UCL's basic neuroscience community. In addition to excellent work in physiology and pharmacology, the department has a world-leading reputation for research, being ranked the highest in its sector in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014. NPP's outstanding academic reputation and links with other universities and industry greatly enhance our postgraduate students’ networking and employment prospects.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    96 months
      full time
      48 months

      Course contact details

      Miss Joanna Fryer