Research course

Biological Anthropology

Institution
University of Cambridge · Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

At least a good 2:1 or equivalent university first degree in an appropriate subject (several biological sciences, anthropology, archaeology). Fieldwork experience advantageous. See online Prospectus at www.admin.cam.ac.uk/univ/gsprospectus

Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

Emphasis on interdisciplinary approaches, quantitative and computational techniques and research design. Facilities for computing, molecular biology, palaeoanthropology and physiological analysis. Duckworth Laboratory holds a major human and primate osteological collection.

Department specialisms

Human Evolutionary Studies; Human Population Biology and Ecology; Anthropological Primate Genetics; Primate Behavioural Studies.

Information for international students

See online Prospectus at www.admin.cam.ac.uk/univ/gsprospectus

Fees and funding

National (University, college, industry, charity, private, ORS) and international funding bodies.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Secretary
Email
secretary@bioanth.cam.ac.uk
Phone
01223 764711
Fax
01223 764710