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 MSc by Research (2 years) and DPhil (3-4 year degree) 

MSc by Research (2 years) and DPhil (3-4 year degree) involve laboratory or clinical projects in which you will conduct independent research in your chosen area. Topics include: Genetic studies; Molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying normal and aberrant reproductive function; Immunology of reproduction; Clinical studies in women’s health and pregnancy; Epidemiological and health services research; Fetal growth and development; Malaria in pregnancy; Maternal health in resource-poor settings and Gynaecological malignancy. 

Both degrees require you to write a thesis which is examined by a viva. As a research student you will also be required to attend a range of training lectures including Writing Skills, Presentation Skills, Project Management, Career Skills Seminars and Teaching Skills.



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Applications are now open for entry in 2017-18. The first application deadline is 6 January 2017.

Course code

MSc (by Research) - RM_GY1

DPhil - RD_GY1