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MRes Experimental Neuroscience

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1 year

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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Neuroscience / Neurobiology Neurology

Course type


Course Summary

Build your research skills in neuroscience on this Master's course, designed to prepare you for further PhD research study. You will be taught by leaders in fields of research such as cell and molecular biology, genetics, neuropathology, imaging and computation, equipping you to make more informed choices for your own research. You'll complete three 12-week projects during the year, and gain practical experience of laboratory research while building a range of transferable skills. For each project, you'll work with different research groups to experience a broad range of laboratory environments and practical techniques pertinent to this field. On completing the course, you will have a thorough understanding of the field of neuroscience and a range of transferable skills that will make you a desirable candidate for roles within academia, research organisations and pharmaceutical companies.


Analyse available brain imaging techniques,d learn how to critique imaging papers and assess their strengths and limitations.

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Entry requirements

Students need to have a minimum requirement of 2.1 degree in an appropriate subject.

Department profile

Get your head start at Imperial with our wide range of Master’s programmes. Our postgraduate courses draw on recognised excellence in research to help you advance your career in academia, healthcare or industry. Medical and healthcare expertise is more important than ever. Make your mark on the medical world with a postgraduate degree from Imperial College London. We will equip you with the latest skills and techniques enabling you to bring...more

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