For Masters study: 2:1 (Hons) in a relevant subject. For PhD study: 1st (Hons) or a Masters degree in a relevant subject. For MD: please contact the School directly Work-related experience is also taken into account for registration.
Months of entry
January, December, November, October, September, June, May, April, March, February
We have a large community of academic, research and support staff and postgraduate students, and an annual turnover of approximately £8 million support for research. Our research is grouped into the following four themes: Immune Regulation; Inflammation and Inflammatory Disease; Stem Cell Biology and Gene Regulation; and Bacterial Infections, Pathogenesis and Antibiotic Resistance.
Our research is themed as follows:
- Immune Regulation
- Inflammation and Inflammatory Disease
- Stem Cell Biology and Gene Regulation
- Bacterial Infections, Pathogenesis and Antibiotic Resistance
Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at one of our on-campus open days (Friday 13 November 2015 and Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays
If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: www.pg.bham.ac.uk
Cellular, Molecular and Genetic Aspects of the Functioning of the Immune System in Fundamental and Clinical Interests including Infection Immunity and Cancer.
Information for international students
International students can find details of scholarships at www.international.bham.ac.uk/scholarships.htm
Fees and funding
Funding is available from major sponsors including MRC, BBSRC, the Wellcome Trust and local endowments.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate enquiry service
- 0121 414 5005