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Immunology and Immunotherapy PhD

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Immunology (Medicine) Immunology (Microbiology)

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Immunology and Immunotherapy PhD in the Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy will provide you with the necessary skills to contribute to research of immunology, the science of how the body protects itself, and immunotherapy, the treatment of disease through the immune system. Such approaches promise the opportunity of controlling and curing diseases such as cancer, common autoimmune disorders and Alzheimer’s disease. You will work amongst the very best researchers to produce original and distinctive globally leading research, with the ultimate goal to make a meaningful difference in the lives of patients fighting diseases. Our PhD program will provide you with high quality research training to enable you to conduct independent investigative research. You can choose from a wide range of research areas within Immunology and Immunotherapy covering: Cellular, Immune and Gene Therapy for Cancer, Structural Biology and Biomarkers, Tumour immunology, Immunology, Translational Immunology. You will work closely with your supervisory team who will help you clarify your project and support your development.

Different course options

Full time | Edgbaston Campus | 3 years | JUL-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

JUL-19

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£4,320

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,420

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have 2:1 honours degree in a subject relevant to the research area.

University information

As a Birmingham postgraduate you can expect to engage with challenging debates, theories and concepts and, in doing so, grow as an original thinker. The University of Birmingham is recognised internationally for excellence in teaching and research – 87% of research conducted at the University has a global impact. Birmingham understands that you want to study somewhere with a strong research culture, that delivers on your expectations. The...more

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