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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Medical Specialisations: P-Z

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Join the exciting, fast and interdisciplinary field of Translational Medicine and use cutting-edge research to develop new medicines, diagnostic tools or community practices.

MRes: Graduate as a resourceful researcher

Our MRes is designed to turn you into a competent and resourceful researcher. It gives you the opportunity to pursue a range of extended research and technological skills, from developing an extended translational research project to gaining an advanced understanding of the fundamentals of genetics and genomics, and learning about the technology used in biomedical or translational research.

Our postgraduate courses in Translational Medicine equip graduates with expertise in bench-to-bedside pathways, genomic diagnostics and data analysis.

The MRes emphasises research and prepares you for transition to a PhD-level programme or to work in research and development in a pharmaceutical or biotechnology setting.

By providing practical research experience and training in drug development, genomic diagnostics and data analysis, our Translational Medicine MRes equips you with skills that are in great demand in the life sciences sector.

Access career pathways

The pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries have helped us design the programme. This means you’ll be equipped with expertise in the relevant bioscience and bench-to-bedside development pathways. You’ll also gain technical knowledge to prepare you for a PhD-level programme and to participate in research and development in pharmaceutical and biotechnology settings.

Modules

Big Data in Biomedicine (30 Credits) - Core
Research Project (105 Credits) - Core
Research Methods and Management (15 Credits) - Core
Genomic Technologies in Clinical Diagnostics (15 Credits) - Core
Case Studies in Drug Discovery and Development (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

15,000

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

26,000

Entry requirements

You should have or be expected to achieve, a minimum of a second class degree (2:2). For healthcare graduates, a pass is required. All degrees must be awarded before 1st August on the year of entry. Experience of the research process and/or completion of an undergraduate dissertation is essential. We welcome applications from individuals from a range of backgrounds, including humanities, science and healthcare.