You will need an Honours degree (normally a first or 2:1) in a relevant subject awarded by an approved university, or an alternative qualification(s) and/or evidence of experience judged by the University as indicative of your potential for research and as satisfactory for the purpose of entry to a research degree programme. If your first language is not English you will need to demonstrate that you have a high level of written and spoken English. If you have a 2:2 undergraduate degree or equivalent, you may be considered for entry onto the PhD programme if you also hold a good Masters degree (at merit or distinction).
Months of entry
Staff working in the field of ethics in HaPS have recently come together to form a new team: Medicine, Ethics, Society and History (MESH). We are open to proposals covering any area of bioethics but are particularly interested in work relating to our core research strengths of: public health ethics, research ethics, ethics and educational research, parenting, children and families, and empirical bioethics. If you are interested in any of these arease please send a brief proposal to Professor Angus Dawson to ask about opportunities to seek funding for your project. For further information on our current research priorities, please visit our website.
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
Ethics of Animal Use; Health Care Ethics
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate enquiry service
- 0121 414 5005