- Closing Date for applications 13th February 2015.
- Register for Open Event - 16th January 2015
The First MBPhD Baby
We are very pleased to announce the birth of Sean and Saba's gorgeous baby boy, Zak Blandin Knight. Zak was born on Sunday 14th December, weighing 3.3kg. We wish them all well.
Bryan A Strange
Functional organization of the hippocampal longitudinal axis
Nature Reviews - October 2014
Annual Dinner: Thursday 19th March 2015
Annual Symposium: Thursday 29th January 2015
- Prof. Gordon Stewart
- Ms Susan Beesley
MBPhD Programme - Guidance on Regulations
During the approved PhD period of study* the student will be governed by the UCL Research Degree Regulations. Upon their return to MBBS Year 5 (Life Cycle) they are governed by the regulations for MBBS degrees.
MBPhD students will not be permitted to return to the MBBS programme before submitting a thesis for the PhD examination and will not be permitted to take the final examination for the MBBS degrees before being examined for the PhD examination.
A return to the MBBS programme will be determined by an academic review at 24 months of PhD registration (see Academic Review & Monitoring Regulations).
If a student is unable to submit their thesis by the end of their approved period of registration they may register as Completing Research Student Status (CRS) for 12 months while they write up their theses. CRS status means that students do not pay fees but have access to UCL facilities and can have one draft of their thesis read by their Supervisor (Graduate Research Degrees - Code of Practice). Transfer to CRS status is only permitted with the approval of the students supervisor and the Faculty Tutor and the student must have successfully upgraded from MPhil to PhD.
Please note there is no central funding provision for extensions of a students PhD beyond the approved period of study and it the responsibility of Supervisors to source additional funding for any extended research period.
* Approved period of study
2 years 8 months for students enrolled on MBPhD programme prior to 2014, and 3 years for students enrolled on the MBPhD programme from 2014 onwards.
UCL Codes / Regulations / Guidelines:
- Academic Regulations for Students
- A Code of Practice for Graduate Research Degrees
- MPhil to PhD Transfer
- MBBS Regulations
- MBPhD Academic Review & Monitoring
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