UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The Institute for Women's Health provides a multi'disciplinary and cross cutting environment for PhD and MD(Res) students, covering several themes including gynaecological cancer, bioinformatics, reproductive medicine, prenatal genetics, maternal and fetal medicine, and neonatology.

Course Modules

Research areas include: Early placental development and pregnancy failure; epigenetics and development; fetal medicine and foetal therapy; prenatal, fetal, neonatal, and adult gene transfer for disease modelling; oocyte growth and maturation; pre'implantation development, genetics, and diagnosis; perinatal and neonatal brain protection; prenatal screening and diagnosis; preterm birth and its prevention; proteomic studies; reproductive endocrinology; sexual health and development; women's cancer biology and risk prediction.

Course Additional Entry

Minimum upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in relevant discipline from UK university; or overseas qualification of equivalent standard; or recognised Master's degree. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,400  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Full Time
MPhil £20,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
5 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,200  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
MPhil £10,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD £4,400  Academic year. First year home fees
3 years
Full Time
PhD £20,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
5 years
Part Time
PhD £2,200  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
PhD £10,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MD (Res) £4,400  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Full Time
MD (Res) £34,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MD (Res) £2,200  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MD (Res) £17,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees