Research course

Systems Biology

Institution
University of Warwick · Department of Biological Sciences
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Biology, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry or Engineering, plus A-level Mathematics

Months of entry

October

Course content

Areas for PhD supervision include:

Cutting Edge Analytical Technologies for Systems Biology Research; Bioinformatics; Statistical Approaches to Analysing and Modelling Biological Processes; Computational Modelling and Simulations; Computational Neuroscience; Data Science; Machine Learning; Medical Systems Biology; Plant Systems Biology; Spatial Systems Biology; Cell Signalling; Cell Mechanics.

The Systems Biology Centre provided me with a multidisciplinary, collaborative research environment during my PhD. With a number of subject matter experts in various domains, you are quickly exposed to a large range of disciplines and approaches to solving scientific problems. These experiences left me well prepared to join the pharmaceutical industry, having experience with cross-domain collaborations and the challenges of organising multi-institutional research programs.

-Jason Piper, PhD student

Information for international students

For guidance on English language requirements, please visit this page: www2.warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/apply/language

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,191
International students
£20,730

There are several funding opportunities available for students applying for this course. These include external awards, wider University awards and departmental scholarships. Details can be found here:

www2.warwick.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/funding

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgadmissions2@warwick.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)24 7652 4585