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Translational Health Sciences

University of Bristol

36 months
23900 GBP/year
4475 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Translational Health Sciences is part of the Bristol Medical School at University of Bristol. Staff and students from University of Bristol are based in high-quality research and clinical settings across the city, including the Bristol Royal Infirmary, Southmead Hospital and the advanced laboratory facilities in the Dorothy Hodgkin Building.

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University of Bristol undertakes laboratory-based, translational and applied research, fostering a high level of collaboration between staff and students.

The Translational Health Sciences programme comprises a mix of basic and medically trained scientists, enabling high-quality collaborative translational and healthcare research using a wide range of techniques - from molecular biology to epidemiology.


The majority of our postgraduate students develop into highly productive researchers publishing in leading peer-reviewed journals. Most go on to postdoctoral research in academia and industry, both in the UK and overseas.

Programme Structure

Research interests:

  • Academic cardiac surgery (adult and paediatric)
  • Atherothrombosis and vascular cell biology
  • Cardiac biochemistry
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular physiology and electrophysiology
  • Hypertension
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Cardiovascular imaging.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Start date- not fixed
  • Application deadline:We welcome applications at any time of year.


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) or a master's degree with a lower second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in a biological or related science or medical subject. For an MD, you must hold an MBChB.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4475 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4475 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • UK/EU: part-time£2,238
  • Overseas (including EU): full-time (Clinical)£37,200
  • Channel Islands/Isle of Man: full-time£9,475

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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