Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences
New students seeking a graduate research discipline in one of the six Basic Science Departments (Anatomy, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology/Toxicology, and Physiology) and the Neuroscience Graduate Program first enter into the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences (IGPBS). Visit the IGPBS website for information of the complete program, including: curriculum, research disciplines, research faculty and descriptions of their research activities, etc.
MD-PhD Physician Scientist Combined-Degree Program
This program is for highly qualified students seeking careers in biomedical research and academic medicine. Qualified students are highly motivated with outstanding academic credentials, strong research interests, and demonstrated experience. The PhD is earned in one of the basic science graduate programs (are Anatomy, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology/Toxicology, and Physiology) and the Neuroscience Graduate Program. Visit the website for details and to meet the students.
Graduate Programs offered on the KU Lawrence campus
Information regarding graduate degree programs offered on the KU Lawrence campus.
Degree Programs offered on the KUMC campus
Please see the Prospective Students website page where there are links to all degree programs (not just the graduate programs referenced above) that are offered on the KU Medical Center campus. Get to know a few of our current students by reading Student Profiles.
Summer Research Training Program
Program is primarily for medical students during the summer before or after Year-1. A few undergraduates are admitted each year. Both basic and clinical science research training are available.