Research course

Biomedical Science

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Medicine
Qualifications
MResPhD

Entry requirements

Upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University; English language: IELTS 7.0 or equivalent for speakers of other languages.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Our four-year Integrated PhD programme has been designed to produce the next generation of leaders in biomedical research and reflects some of the major research strengths of the University.

The programme provides broad training in the intellectual and practical basis of scientific research as well as a focused individual research experience. The combination of a choice of laboratory rotations and a three-year project offers an enhanced student experience to prepare you for a career in scientific research.

There are three pathways:

  • Cell Biology and Immunology of Cancer
  • Immunity and Infection
  • Stem Cell Science

Modules include:

  • Research Skills for Biomedical Sciences;
  • Quantitative Cell Biology;
  • specialist module in your pathway discipline;
  • three short research projects.

For further information, please see our website.

Fees and funding

Please visit our website for information on funding:

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months

PhD

full time
24-36 months

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)23 8120 6685