Cardiovascular Research Centre

Study With Us

Study With Us

Training the cardiovascular scientists and clinicians of tomorrow.

There is plenty of scope to study cardiovascular subject areas at at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Whatever level of education you have reached, there are opportunities with us to learn and research. Our annual Baltic Meeting for the Cardiovascular Scientist of Tomorrow is a great place to find out more about the research students carry out and to meet us.


Undergraduate research opportunities

We can arrange for sixth-form students to spend a few days in the research environment. We can organise a summer four to six-week placement for biology-based degree students.

Biomedical sciences students keen on cardiovascular can choose from many appropriate final year projectsContact us if there is an area of particular interest, to ensure we put the right project forward.

MRes Cardiovascular Sciences

The Masters in Research programme creates opportunities for students to study in a variety of contexts. It can be as a core degree or linked with other courses, eg genetics, stem cell biology or therapeutics.

This degree program is also followed by intercalating medical students. Contact us and our student support team will advise and get you in touch with the right people.

An insight into Medical Science MRes degrees at Newcastle.

PhD in Cardiovascular Sciences

PhD studies are available in all our areas of research for both basic laboratory and clinical themes. We advertise funded opportunities in out Latest News section. 

There are also opportunities for international students. Many groups will work with enthusiastic students to develop a research project.

Careful planning, excellent supervision and appropriate funding are essential. Contact us so our student support team can guide you to the right research study for you.

Newcastle University Medical Student Cardiovascular Society

Our Medical School has an active medical student Cardiovascular Society, affiliated with the national British Undergraduate Cardiovascular Association (part of the British Cardiovascular Society).

We are proud to have the cardiovascular student group as members of the CardioVascular Research Centre.

Contact them or our student support team for more information.

The logo of the Medical Student Cardiovascular Society of Newcastle University.