Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation PhD, MPhil, and MD
How to Apply
Apply for a PhD or MPhil in Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation
The Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation is a research-led department with established strengths in microbial sciences, respiratory diseases, kidney diseases, and immunology.
Our Research Degrees
The Department of Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation offers supervision for the degrees of:
The Department of Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation also offers supervision for the degree of Doctor of Medicine (MD).
PhD and MPhil Supervisors and Research Areas
We offer PhD and MPhil supervision in areas that are compatible with the research interests of our academic staff, which include:
PhD Studentships and Funding
Funded PhD studentships and other funding opportunities are advertised as they become available:
PhD and MPhil Description
Candidates are required to submit a written thesis of 50,000 words (PhD) or 30,000 words (MPhil) which is assessed in an oral examination. A higher limit of 80,000 words (PhD) or 50,000 words (MPhil) is allowed where the research is case-study based.
The thesis must be submitted for examination within the following periods of registration:
|PhD Full-Time||Two Years||Four Years|
|PhD Part-Time||Three Years||Six Years|
|MPhil Full-Time||One Year||Two Years|
|MPhil Part-Time||Two Years||Four Years|