Research course

Gastrointestinal Surgery

University of Nottingham · School of Medicine

Entry requirements

Please contact the school for details

Months of entry

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

Course content

The Division of Gastro-intestinal (GI) Surgery is part of the Wolfson Digestive Diseases Centre and participates in collaborative research projects in a wide variety of areas in Gastroenterology and Surgical Research.
Current projects include:
Enhanced recovery after gastro intestinal surgery; optimising intravenous fluid delivery for surgical patients; pharmacological treatments for haemorrhoids and anal fissures; pharmacological treatments for faecal incontinence; pathogenesis of diverticular disease and tissue engineering in the liver.

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 Medical School web pages.

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


part time
48 months
full time
24 months


part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)115 951 5559