Upper second-class (or equivalent) degree in relevant subject (biological science, chemistry), or Masters degree in relevant subject. Also Medical graduates and applicants with post-graduate experience.
Months of entry
Course contentThe department has 8 professors, 3 readers, 3 senior lecturers, 12 lecturers, 4 research fellows, 40 post-doctoral researchers and 40 PhD students. Research projects are available in all areas of the Department's interests; see http://www.le.ac.uk/biochem/
Structural Biology & Molecular Enzymology (Crystallography, NMR, Kinetics, Biotechnology); Molecular and Cell Biology (Cell Signalling, Cancer Cell Biology); Biochemistry of Gene Expression (Transcription, Splicing, Translation).
Information for international students
The department offers a 4-year PhD programme in which the first two years include coursework. The university has specific English language requirements.
Fees and fundingMRC, BBSRC, Wellcome Trust, Cancer Research UK.
Only very limited funding is generally available to non-UK nationals.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr Tim Harrison
- 0116 229 7038
- 0116 229 7018