Research course

PhD (Warwick Medical School)

University of Warwick · Warwick Medical School

Entry requirements

  • 2:1 undergraduate degree or Merit in Master’s degree.

English language requirements

You can find out more about our English language requirements. This course requires the following:

  • Band A
  • IELTS overall score of 6.5, minimum component scores not below 6.0.
  • Band B
  • Overall IELTS (Academic) score of 7.0 and minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

(The above depending on the course title).

Months of entry


Course content

You will find yourself integrated into the Medical School’s exciting and often ground breaking research. You will have the opportunity to help improve patient outcomes, change care pathways and improve service organisations. Change lives, make a difference.

Course codes

  • Medical Sciences: P-A34P
  • Health Sciences: P-B91P
  • Clinical education: P-B91F
  • Medicine: P-A31P
  • Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research: P-B92K
  • Nursing: P-B718
  • Healthcare: P-B717
  • Health and Social Studies: P-L4PC
  • Teaching and Learning

You will register for an MPhil/PhD and then go through a formal upgrading process at nine months (15 months for part-time students). You will then be registered for a PhD. Final assessment will be by submission of a thesis followed by a viva examination.

Fees and funding

See University website

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions