Royal Veterinary College

Course Introduction

Research programmes provide excellent training opportunities for both biological and veterinary graduates and address both basic and clinical problems in the biosciences, with applications in veterinary and human medicine. Research spans cell and molecular science, whole animal physiology and population medicine.

Course Additional Entry

The course invite applications from candidates who hold/or expect to gain a 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) an MSci or Master's degree from a range of disciplines such as medicine, veterinary medicine, biological sciences, animal sciences, social sciences, statistics and economics; candidates with a lower 2nd Class degree supplemented by a Master's qualification (in a relevant subject) also considered; English language requirements: students must be able to communicate clearly in English, both verbally and in writing; if English is not their 1st language students must take an IELTS'academic test (from the British Council); students need to achieve an overall score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each sub'test; (please note, clinical training scholarship positions require an overall score of 7.5 with a minimum of 7 in each sub'test); the test result must have been obtained within 2 years of the start'date of the course.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £22,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £4,052  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MRes
3 - 4 years
Full Time
PhD £22,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 - 4 years
Full Time
PhD £4,052  Academic year. First year home fees