King's College London

Course Introduction

This course brings together basic scientists, clinicians and public health practitioners in the 2 disciplines to develop evidence based strategies for the prevention of diet related and metabolic diseases. It looks at improvement of outcomes in diabetes care from the bench through the bedside to the community and understanding the effects of food on the body in both health and disease. Researchers develop a focus on understanding Type 2 diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease, and cancer, especially of the gastrointestinal tract. The aim is to apply this knowledge to new preventive and therapeutic interventions.

Course Additional Entry

Good Honours degree (2.1 or above) or a Master's in a biomedical science or a veterinary, medical or dental qualification. A 2.2 degree may be considered only where applicants also offer a Master's degree with merit or above.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
MPhil £19,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,600  Academic year. First year home fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
MPhil £9,750  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,300  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
PhD £19,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
PhD £4,600  Academic year. First year home fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
PhD £9,750  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
PhD £2,300  Academic year. First year home fees