Research course

Integrative Physiology

University of Edinburgh · Veterinary Biomedical Sciences
PhDMPhilMSc by research

Entry requirements

All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.

Months of entry

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

Course content

The Centre for Integrative Physiology (CIP) fosters research into fundamental mechanisms and pathways relevant to human function and disease. CIP investigators exploit rapid advances in the enabling technologies available from genomics, proteomics, imaging, informatics, and in vivo analysis to understand the function of gene products at the cell, organ and whole-animal level.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
72 months


full time
24 months

MSc by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Secretary
+44 (0) 131 650 3520