Biomedical Science (by Research), M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    15215
    Tuition (Year)
    4052
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #137 ,
This degree enables you to gain in-depth knowledge of a particular area of biomedical research while becoming familiar with general and specific research methods and laboratory practice.

About

This degree enables you to gain in-depth knowledge of a particular area of biomedical research while becoming familiar with general and specific research methods and laboratory practice.

The degree format includes nine months of full-time laboratory work as part of an established research group, direct learning of research methods through the graduate training programme, and a three month writing up period, in which you will produce a dissertation. Your dissertation (which is also examined by a viva voce) is the means by which the degree is assessed.

Programme Structure

  • Director of Studies: Dr Ed Parkin.
  • Duration: 12 months full-time, 24 months part-time.
  • Assessment: Original research and thesis.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

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Academic Requirements

  • An upper second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or a related subject. Applicants with lower second class honours degrees or equivalent will also be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • IELTS: At least 6.5 overall (with no less than 6.0 in each element) or equivalent.

Student Visa

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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 15215 International
  • GBP 4052 EU/EEA

Full-time:(UK/EU):£4,052-£11,552;(Overseas):£15,215-£22,715; Part-time:(UK/EU):£2,026-£5776;(Overseas):£7,610-£11,360

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