Postgraduate Courses

MSc by research in Life Sciences

Intended as a foundation year for 4 year PhD. Students carry out research and group seminar work in two areas that include: Developmental biology Genetics and disease Inflammation Virology Cancer biology Cardiovascular biology Neuroscience Reproductive biology Human genetics Chemical biology Structural biology. The degree is awarded for a portfolio of min-and maxi-projects.

Institution: University of Edinburgh
Department: Life Sciences
Entry: 2:1 UK Honours Degree or equivalent
Funding: MRC, College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Scholorships. For the latest information on funding visit
Starting: September
Address: Edinburgh EH8 9YL
Telephone: 0131 650 2160
Contact: Marie Manson,, 0131 242 6478
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