2:2 (or international equivalent) in a related subject; professional experience may also be considered.
Months of entry
Research in this area will examine systems responsible for maintaining genome integrity and securing accurate chromosome transmission in bacteria, archaea, yeast and vertebrates. It will also examine the genetics and biochemistry of bacterial motility. Specific projects will focus on chromosome biology, the mechanics of homologous recombination and DNA repair, flagellar motors and motile predatory bacteria. Telomere biology and genome dynamics are also major areas of interest.
For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.
Information for international students
International students are supported by ORS, Dorothy Hodgkin Postgraduate Scholarship and various University of Nottingham Scholarships. The International Office offers a range of scholarship opportunities and small number of Weston Scholarships are also available each year. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (with 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 School of Life Sciences web pages.
For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Kathryn Lyon
- +44 (0)115 823 0311