menu icon
Medicine and Surgery PhD

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Medicine (General) Surgery

Course type

Research

Course Summary

The aim of our research into human health and disease is to apply our findings to improve patient care. We invite applications for PhD projects in all of our clinical research areas. You will work with a team of academic and clinical supervisors whose research interests match your own. As a research student you will receive a tailored package of academic and support elements to ensure you maximise your research and future career. The academic information is in the programme profile and you will be supported by our Faculty of Medical Sciences Graduate School.

We offer supervision for MD in the following areas: anaesthesia, care of the elderly, child health, critical care, dermatology, diabetes, ENT (ear, nose and throat), liver, musculoskeletal disease, oncology, ophthalmology, neuroscience, primary care, psychiatry, renal medicine/urology, reproductive medicine, respiratory and cardiac medicine, transplantation. You will be based in one of our research institutes and have a dedicated supervisory team. This team typically includes a senior scientist and an academic clinician, who treats patients as well as conducting research. This ensures that the potential impact of your work on improving clinical care is a focus of your research.

Different course options

Full time | Newcastle University | 36 months | APR

Study mode

Full time

Duration

36 months

Start date

APR

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Fees: £4,327 - 15,127

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Fees: £22,110 - £32,910

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should have a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent. Further research experience or a Master’s degree would be advantageous.

University information

Newcastle University is a world-leading university, advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions and solving global problems. The university is a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group, one of 24 leading research-intensive UK universities. In recent years, Newcastle University has developed a presence in three similarly vibrant and globally-connected locations – London, Singapore and Malaysia. These provide both a global...more