Research course

Animal Health

University of Cambridge · Broom's Barn Research Station

Entry requirements

Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK 2:1 Honours Degree.

Months of entry

January, October, April

Course content

We offer full-time (three-year) and part-time (five-year) research PhD degrees. Students are required to undertake specialist and generic training at the Animal Health Trust (AHT) and are eligible to undertake further courses offered by the Graduate School of Life Sciences. Postgraduate studentships are normally offered through the successful funding of external peer-reviewed grant applications from funding bodies. These include the BBSRC DTP Programme, the BBSRC, the Horseracing Betting Levy Board, the Horse Trust and the Kennel Club Charitable Trust. Available studentships are advertised on the AHT website as they become available.

Qualification and course duration


part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries