Research course

Respiratory Medicine

University of Nottingham · School of Medicine

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in an appropriate subject; candidates are generally required to submit a research proposal with their applications.

Months of entry


Course content

The Division of Respiratory Medicine is based within the Centre for Respiratory Research and has close links with researchers who have an interest in respiratory diseases within epidemiology and child health in the Centre. A unique feature of research within our Centre is its broad base in the cell biology, clinical research and epidemiology of respiratory diseases. This allows a molecules to man translational approach to respiratory science and its application to human disease. Our Respiratory Research Unit and new Clinical Research Facility has enhanced our ability to deliver important clinical trials and translational research in asthma, cystic fibrosis and other lung diseases.

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). The School welcomes applications from self-funded/sponsored International students. Please see details of projects available. The International Office offers a range of scholarship opportunities, and a small number of Weston Scholarships are also available each year.

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


full time
24 months
part time
48 months


part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)115 951 5559