MPhil/PhD Biological Sciences

University of Exeter

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Research overviewOur location in the South West enables us to undertake undertake a wide range of biological science research, from cell and molecular biology, microbiology and biochemistry through to evolutionary, environmental, ecological and conservation studies. Our research groups reflect the interests and expertise of our staff, ensuring that we are able to optimise the knowledge of our academic experts.Our research is organised into seven distinct research groupings: Biochemistry, ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Exeter Penryn Campus, Cornwall | 3 years | APR-21, S..

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16th / 131
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12th
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14th

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Start date
APR-21, SE...
APR-21, SEP-21, JAN-22
Full Time
3 years

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£4,500 per year
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£23,800 per year
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Latest Biology (General) reviews

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Kingsley
16 Jan 20

MPhil/PhD Biological Sciences

Brilliant experience so far. Really enjoyed the personal attention, and friendly, informal and intimate setting....
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Cath
20 Feb 19

Biological Sciences BSc (Hons)

I enjoyed my time at uni immensely and just wished I'd joined more societies and earlier in my time there! I found my...

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University of Exeter
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The University of Exeter is a research university that is a member of the leading research- oriented UK universities, The Russell Group, The European University Association and the AMBA. As demonstrated in the REF 2014, 98% of the University of Exeter’s postgraduate research has been rated to be of international quality. Out of its 25,000 students, 5,500 of these are postgraduates, studying across Exeter’s three main campuses located across the South West. The University of Exeter St Luke’s Campus and Streatham Campus are both based in Exeter, whilst its Penryn Campus is located in Cornwall. All three campuses offer a unique location with beautiful beaches and countryside on their doorstep.

Where you'll study

University of Exeter

Penryn Campus Penryn
Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly
TR10 9FE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Penryn Cornwall  0.4 miles away

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