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Doctorate Biology and Life Sciences in Cambridge

21 degrees at 2 universities in Cambridge.

Molecular Biology PhD

Molecular Biology PhD

Molecular cell biology underpins our understanding of microbial, animal and plant systems. Many of our researchers in the Department of Biomedical and Forensic Sciences are concerned with clinically-related...Read more
(3.5)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Clinical Biochemistry PhD

Clinical Biochemistry PhD

This is a research-based course. Students receive training in scientific laboratory skills and methods appropriate to the PhD project. Students undertake a specific research project of 3-4 years duration,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £5,002 per year (UK/EU)

Biomedical Science PhD

Biomedical Science PhD

Biomedical science explores the basis of disease, and searches for new treatments. In our dedicated laboratories you can pursue your training in a number of aspects of biomedical science research. ...Read more
(3.5)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Plant Sciences PhD

Plant Sciences PhD

A PhD in Plant Sciences takes three or four years of full-time study to complete and consists of research and courses as required under academic supervision. Students are not registered for a degree in...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Zoology PhD

Zoology PhD

The Animal and Environmental Research Group (AERG) is an interdisciplinary group of scientists that works with organisations worldwide in conservation and wildlife management policy, and in the animal-based...Read more
(3.5)
  • 5 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Biostatistics PhD

Biostatistics PhD

The aim of the academic part of the programme is to gain experience in written and oral presentation of your work; monitor the quality of your research project and ensure that your PhD project is on track. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Biochemistry PhD

Biochemistry PhD

The main objective of doing PhD degree research work is to become a competent researcher who can conduct independent research. This requires deep knowledge in a specific area, broader knowledge about...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £5,002 per year (UK/EU)

Biological Science (Babraham Institute) PhD

Biological Science (Babraham Institute) PhD

This comprehensive graduate programme ensures that the students are able to gain a wide range of experience. At the end of their studentship, Babraham students have been trained in a variety of state-of-the-art...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Biotechnology PhD

Biotechnology PhD

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology offers PhDs in Chemical Engineering or Biotechnology. Research within the Department covers a wide and exciting array of activities ranging from...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Biological Science (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology) PhD

Biological Science (MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology) PhD

The Medical Research Council (MRC) Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB) is one of the worlds leading research institutes. Discoveries and inventions developed at the LMB, for example DNA sequencing and...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £5,002 per year (UK/EU)

Biological Science (Sanger Institute) PhD

Biological Science (Sanger Institute) PhD

This PhD programme aims to provide training and research opportunities in the field of genomic science that reflect the unique nature of Sanger Institute science, with an emphasis on large scale, high-throughput...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Clinical Neurosciences PhD

Clinical Neurosciences PhD

This course is based on individual needs and abilities, and is designed to help you to think clearly, originally and practically, and to prepare you for leadership in science. We teach our graduate students...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £5,002 per year (UK/EU)

Biological Science (MRC Toxicology Unit) PhD

Biological Science (MRC Toxicology Unit) PhD

The mission of the MRC Toxicology Unit is to deliver field-changing mechanistic insights into toxicology and disease. This is achieved by pursuing an integrated scientific programme, using unbiased systems...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Biomedical Research PhD

Biomedical Research PhD

This programme is designed to provide valuable experience of pre-competitive research which spans academia (the University of Cambridge) and industry (MedImmune). The programme aims to promote innovative...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Biological Science (EBI) PhD

Biological Science (EBI) PhD

The course is exclusively by research. The project and supervisor are determined during the application process. EMBL-EBI provides a highly collaborative, interdisciplinary environment in which research...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Medical Science (MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit) PhD

Medical Science (MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit) PhD

The aims of the MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit are to study the biology of the mitochondria, the powerhouses of the cell. There is a growing realisation that the dysfunction of various aspects of mitochondrial...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Medical Science (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit) PhD

Medical Science (MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit) PhD

The aim of the course is develop the skills required to submit an excellent PhD thesis in either three or four years, depending upon the duration of their funding. Furthermore, our goal is to equip students...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £5,002 per year (UK/EU)

Zoology PhD

Zoology PhD

Zoology is a department that brings together researchers from a great diversity of disciplines, ranging from cell biology to field ecology. What unites us is an interest in the whole organism, and in...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £5,002 per year (UK/EU)

Computation, Cognition and Language PhD

Computation, Cognition and Language PhD

The PhD in Computation, Cognition and Language is a PhD track for students who conduct basic and applied research in the computational study of language, communication, and cognition, in humans and machines. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)

Physiology, Development and Neuroscience PhD

Physiology, Development and Neuroscience PhD

The aim of this course is to develop in our students the skills required to submit a satisfactory PhD thesis at the end of 3 or 4 years, or part-time over 5 years. In order to achieve this, a student...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £8,337 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £5,002 per year (UK/EU)
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