Upper second class degree or equivalent in an appropriate subject such as mathematics, computing, biology, physical sciences or medicine.
Months of entry
The 11-month course is aimed at introducing students to bioinformatics and other quantitative aspects of modern biology and medicine. It will also provide a grounding in business management and the management of technology and innovation. It is intended both for those whose first degree is in biology, and for mathematicians, computer scientists and others wishing to learn about the subject in preparation for a PhD course or a career in industry and commerce. Before the first term students are required to attend an introductory course in molecular biology and statistics
Information for international students
Overseas students who are applying for one year postgraduate courses may apply to the Cambridge Trusts for funding. Please see the online graduate prospectus.
Fees and funding
We are likely to have a limited number of research council or other funded studentships available on a fees and maintenance basis to home students, and on a fees only basis for EU students.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||85|
Course contact details
- M Phil Admissions Secretary
- 01223 760414
- 01223 765900