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Biology and Life Sciences

Doctorate Biology and Life Sciences

283 degrees at 50 universities in the UK.

Tropical Ecosystems PhD

Tropical Ecosystems PhD

In this course the research area includes Biodiversity; Human ecology; Long-term environmental change; Sustainability in forest and agroecosystems. ...Read more
(4.6)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,061 per year (UK/EU)

Human Sciences PhD

Human Sciences PhD

The Human Performance Centre acts as a research and enterprise hub for sport, exercise and nutrition sciences. A PhD, by definition, is an original contribution to knowledge. A research degree is different...Read more
(3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £25,795 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £25,795 overall cost (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Distance without attendance degree: £25,795 overall cost (UK/EU)

Life Sciences PhD

Life Sciences PhD

The PhD in Life Sciences is a cross-disciplinary research programme designed to enable you to develop your research skills by focusing on a specialist set of research questions. This PhD programme is...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,600 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,300 per year (UK/EU)

Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology (AALB) PhD

Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology (AALB) PhD

This course has three main research aims: to elucidate the basic mechanisms that underlie the causes and effects of airway inflammation; to understand mechanisms of anti-inflammatory drug action and to...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,500 per year (UK/EU)

Cognition and Culture PhD

Cognition and Culture PhD

The Institute of Cognition and Culture (ICC) is one of the worlds first centres for research in the cognitive science of culture. This is a burgeoning interdisciplinary field in which scholars seek to...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)

Microbiology PhD

Microbiology PhD

This research degree is an internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and independent research skills which are honed...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,600 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,300 per year (UK/EU)

Biology PhD

Biology PhD

As a PhD student in the Department of Biological Sciences, you will become part of a rich research environment at Birkbeck and University College London. The department is part of a multidisciplinary...Read more
(4.4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,121 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,187 per year (UK/EU)

Ecology and Evolution PhD

Ecology and Evolution PhD

This course offer a very wide range of both laboratory-based and field-based projects addressing important issues in the fields of ecology & evolution, genetics & genomics, and biodiversity & conservation. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree

Ecosystems and Environment PhD

Ecosystems and Environment PhD

Research, conducted in tropical and temperate ecosystems, consists of projects on a wide range of invertebrate and vertebrate taxa - including microorganisms, insects, crustaceans, fish, amphibians, birds, and mammals. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,098 per year (UK/EU)

Bioengineering PhD

Bioengineering PhD

Research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth, and contribute new knowledge to your discipline. A PhD involves demonstrating through original research or other advanced scholarship...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,097 per year (UK/EU)

Conservation Ecology and Environmental Science PhD

Conservation Ecology and Environmental Science PhD

This course can open new career opportunities in commercial research and development, consultancy, or could lead you to starting your own business. From Archaeology & Anthropology to Environmental & Biological...Read more
(3.9)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4,075 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4,075 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree: £4,075 per year (UK/EU)
  • variable - to suit the learner Part time degree: £4,075 per year (UK/EU)

Oral and Biomedical Sciences (MPhil, PhD)

Oral and Biomedical Sciences (MPhil, PhD)

The department welcomes applications from students interested in undertaking research towards attainment of a higher degree. To meet this goal the department offers students a high level of expertise...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 3 years Part time degree

Biomedical Science DBMS

Biomedical Science DBMS

This course is designed for advanced practitioners in biomedical science laboratories who already hold an MSc (or equivalent) in Biomedical Science and have extensive experience (five years plus) in a...Read more
(4.3)
  • 4 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Professional Practice Portfolio
  • Project & Portfolio Development and Proposal
  • Interim Report
  • Doctorate of Biomedical Science Research Project
  • Advanced Research Methods
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Research Degree in Biological and Chemical Sciences PhD

Research Degree in Biological and Chemical Sciences PhD

The School of Biological and Chemical Sciences is home to an active, cutting-edge research programme. Our staff are engaged in a wide range of ground-breaking projects that span and combine the chemistry...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,098 per year (UK/EU)

School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences - Postgraduate Research Opportunities (PhD)

School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences - Postgraduate Research Opportunities (PhD)

The programme route you undertake will depend on your qualifications and experience. Throughout your studies, you will also have the support of LJMU’s Graduate School which offers expert advice and guidance...Read more
(4.3)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £4,425 per year (UK/EU)
  • 84 months Part time degree: £4,425 credit (UK/EU)

Modules

Molecular Plant Sciences PhD

Molecular Plant Sciences PhD

With world-class facilities and lively collaborations, our Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences provides you with the ideal environment in which to pursue postgraduate research. We’re one of the most...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,098 per year (UK/EU)

Biosciences PhD

Biosciences PhD

Research in the School of Biosciences centres around four interlinked groupings, which focus on multi and interdisciplinary research. Each theme represents areas of research excellence in human, animal,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,180 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,090 per year (UK/EU)

Biological Sciences PhD

Biological Sciences PhD

The Biosciences department is always keen to attract high-quality postgraduate students to join our research groups. As a student you will be guided by internationally leading researchers and will carry...Read more
(4.7)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,200 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,100 per year (UK/EU)

Biomedical Sciences PhD

Biomedical Sciences PhD

This course is for students interested in researching cancer, stem cells, melanoma, vision, blindness, food and nutrition, vitamins, stratified medicine, personalised medicine, pharmacy, drug delivery,...Read more
(3.3)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £1,490 per year (UK/EU)

Biological Sciences PhD

Biological Sciences PhD

The research work by the School covers the full spectrum of the biosciences. The Research Area includes: Animal Physiology and Behaviour with specialisations; Cellular and Molecular with specialisations;...Read more
(4.6)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,121 per year (UK/EU)
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