Research course

Non-Graduating Research in Life Sciences (less than 6 months)

University of Dundee · School of Life Sciences

Entry requirements

Visiting Research Students only,

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Course content

The College of Life Sciences incorporates almost 80 independent research groups, organised by research divisions, which are engaged in research aimed at increasing our understanding of the molecular and functional organization of cells, tissues and organisms and the application of this knowledge to combat of diseases such as diabetes, cancer, inflammatory diseases, diseases of the immune system, antibiotic resistance and infectious parasitic diseases.

Department specialisms

Research Divisons: Anatomy and Human Identification Biological Chemistry and Drug Discovery Cell Signalling and Immunology Cell and Developmental Biology Gene Regulation and Expression Molecular Microbiology MRC Protein Phosphorylation Unit Nucleic Acid Structure Research Group Plant Sciences SCottish Institute for CeLL Signalling

Qualification and course duration


full time
1-5 months

Course contact details

Debbie Hill
+44 (0)1382 385 136