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Genetics and Molecular Medicine (MRC Human Genetics Unit)

The University of Edinburgh

36 months
Duration
24700 GBP/year
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About

The Genetics and Molecular Medicine (MRC Human Genetics Unit) programme at The University of Edinburgh discovers how changes in our DNA impact our lives. 

Overview

Research of the Genetics and Molecular Medicine (MRC Human Genetics Unit) programme at The University of Edinburgh 

We combine the latest computational and experimental technologies to investigate how our genomes work to control the function of molecules, cells and tissues in people and populations. 

For more than half a century our research has been dedicated to understanding human genetic disease.

Today we continue to apply our clinical and scientific expertise, harnessing the power of complex data, to improve health, and the lives of patients and their families.

Programme Structure

Our PhD and MSc programmes harness strengths in different research disciplines:

  • genetics
  • molecular biology
  • biochemistry
  • cell biology)

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply at least one month prior to entry so that we have enough time to process your application. 

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24700 GBP per year during 36 months.

PhD part-time fees

  •  Overseas: £12,350
  •  Home: £2,250

MSCR 2 years

  • Overseas: £29,600
  • Home: £9,200

MSCR 1 year

  • Overseas: £14,800
  • Home: £4,600

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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