Research course

Brain Tumour Research - The Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre (CBTRC)

University of Nottingham · Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

2:1 degree (or international equivalent).

Months of entry

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

Course content

The Centre links over 60 researchers from eight departments across the University and Nottingham University Hospital Departments conducting clinical and scientific research directed at increasing our understanding of the biological nature of childhood brain tumours and using this knowledge to optimize the health outcomes for the child and family.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the CBTRC website.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Professor R Grundy
+44 (0)115 823 0629