Research course

Cardiac Function in Health and Disease

University of Leeds · Faculty of Biological Sciences
PhDMSc by research

Entry requirements

Normally a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent, but relevant experience may be taken into consideration.

Months of entry


Course content

Myocardial function and dysfunction is studied using a range of techniques including in vivo telemetry, optical imaging of perfused hearts, single cell electrophysiology, confocal microscopy and molecular approaches to understanding gene transcription and expression.

Information for international students

The Faculty has many years experience welcoming international students. Further information on entry grades can be found on our website.

Fees and funding

Information on fees, funding and finance can be found on our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36+ months

MSc by research

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Martha Smith
+44 (0)113 343 8186