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.
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- Academic cardiac surgery (adult and paediatric)
- Atherothrombosis and vascular cell biology
- Cardiac biochemistry
- Cardiovascular physiology and electrophysiology
- Regenerative medicine
- Cardiovascular imaging.
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- 36 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Not fixed. This research degree is also available via distance learning.
DisciplinesPublic Health Human Medicine Health Sciences View 188 other PhDs in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
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- 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.
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International24600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24600 GBP per year during 36 months.
National4565 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4565 GBP per year during 36 months.
- UK: part-time £2,283
- Overseas: full-time (Non-clinical) £24,600
Living costs for Bristol
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.