Biological Sciences - Research

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Biological Sciences - Research
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 101913 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral at UK Level 8  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PhD
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year: 2019
Application Date

Expand+How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.

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Entry Requirements

Expand+The normal minimum requirement for admission to a research degree programme is an Upper Second Class Honours Degree from a UK or ROI Higher Education Provider or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

Specific entrance requirem...

Comment Learning Outcomes
A research degree offers students an opportunity to foster their capacity for independent research and critical thought. It also allows students to explore an area of interest and so understand and solve theoretical and practical problems within the field. Undertaking a research degree can enhance a student’s written and oral communication skills and a PhD is almost always a formal requirement for an academic post.
Course Content

Expand+Overview

The School of Biological Sciences aims to enhance the way we use technology in research, food security, microbiology, ecosystem biology, sustainability and many other related areas.

The Institute for Global Food Security at Queen's Uni...

Research Areas

Expand+Research information
PhD Supervisors
Information on the research interests and activities of academics in Biological Sciences can be accessed via the School website.

Research Projects
Biodiversity analysis: a student studied the fundamental con...

Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment processes for the Research Degree differ from taught degrees. Students will be expected to present drafts of their work at regular intervals to their supervisor who will provide written and oral feedback; a formal assessment process takes ...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business ex...

Further Enquiries People teaching you
Mr Peter Millar
Postgraduate Research Administrator
School of Biological Sciences
Contact: biosciences-pg@qub.ac.uk
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