A 2:1 or first class undergraduate degree and a research proposal. Please contact your prospective supervisor for more details.
Months of entry
Internationally renowned for our research expertise across seven Research Institutes and three Schools, our collaborative approach means we study processes at every level of their biological organisation, from genes to cells, organs, individuals, populations and ecosystems. With an annual research income exceeding £52m, our expert academics are undertaking some of the most significant research in the UK in their subject areas.
Start dates are set by both your supervisor and the department. As such some PHD options will have fixed start dates (likely January/October) and others have a rolling intake. For more details please contact the relevant department.
Information for international students
Please see the international page.
Fees and funding
Funded PhD programmes
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time36-48 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details