Entry requirements

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

Months of entry


Course content

The Molecular Cell Biology (MCB) Research Group works in a broad area covering virus biology; immunology; vascular cell biology, protease function and protein trafficking, particularly in relation to infectious, cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases; epigenetic gene regulation, oncogenes and cancer biology; tissue replacement and engineering. We seek to understand the molecular and cellular basis for different biological phenomena that have substantial implications for diagnosis and treatment of many human diseases.

Information for international students

The Faculty has many years experience welcoming international students. For language requirements please see the website address below.

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