Aberystwyth University: IBERS - Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (Doctor of Philosophy - PhD)

InstitutionAberystwyth University View institution profile
Department Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
Web http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/
Email myd@aber.ac.uk
Telephone 01970 622315
Study type Research


Areas of research include: animal and microbial sciences; environmental impact; genome diversity.

Sponsorship info

BBSRC; Aberystwyth University (AberDoc Scholarships).

2 course options

Qualification Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
Level RQF Level 8
Entry requirements

Honours degree (minimum 2.1) in a subject relevant to the intended area of research.


Thesis and viva voce examination


40 credits of research training

Location Penglais Campus
Penglais Road
SY23 3AR


EU 4260 GBP for Year 1
England 4260 GBP for Year 1
Northern Ireland 4260 GBP for Year 1
Scotland 4260 GBP for Year 1
Wales 4260 GBP for Year 1
Channel Islands 4260 GBP for Year 1
International 15750 GBP for Year 1

Aberystwyth University

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The Town and University
Established in 1872, Aberystwyth University was the first University Institution in Wales and has a long tradition of excellence in teaching and research.

Aberystwyth is a medium sized, scenic coastal town situated in one of the most beautiful and safest parts of the UK.  You’ll benefit from easy access to the seafront and beaches, rolling green mountains, a vibrant social and cultural life, and an excellent education.  The University campus is compact, friendly, and has a thriving cosmopolitan postgraduate community.  It is a bustling centre of ...

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