University of Warwick

Degree level: Postgraduate

Life Sciences (Research)

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Course summary

Study your PhD in the vibrant community of Warwick's School of Life Sciences, ranked 9th in the UK for Biology (The Complete University Guide 2021, Biological Sciences category). Pursue both subject-specific and general research expertise on the practical-based PhD in Life Sciences. Course overview This is a practical course based on a single research project, carried out under the training and supervision of one of our Research Leaders. Assessment is by dissertation and oral examination. All students also participate in a programme of transferrable and research skills training. Being funded for your studies from one of our Doctoral Training Programmes means that certain bespoke training activities are required under that programme. Our School of Life Sciences website offers further information on Postgraduate Research courses and funding.

Course details


Entry requirements

**Minimum requirements** 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a Life Sciences related subject. **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. **International qualifications** We welcome applications from students with other internationally recognised qualifications. For more information, please visit the international entry requirements page. **Additional requirements** There are no additional entry requirements for this course.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Please visit the University of Warwick website for the tuition fees for postgraduate courses: https://warwick.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/funding/fees
Life Sciences at University of Warwick - UCAS