Research course

Biochemistry

Institution
University of Sussex · Chemistry and Biochemistry
Qualifications
PhD

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Entry requirements

You’re normally expected to have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above.

Your qualification should be in a relevant subject. You may also be considered for the degree if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

Our research focuses on proteins and the genes that encode them. You’ll be part of a vibrant international research community, working in a dynamic environment.

We currently receive funding from:

  • Medical Research Council
  • Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
  • Cancer Research UK
  • The Wellcome Trust
  • Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research
  • other charities.

We have reviewed all our courses to ensure the best possible learning experience for September, taking account of latest information and advice in relation to COVID-19. For updates on changes that may affect contact time, assessments, fieldwork and study abroad, check Course changes for 2020-2021. These changes are not yet reflected in our prospectus information and, of course, may be revised as the situation evolves.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
lifesciphd@sussex.ac.uk