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Bioscience (incl. Microbiology and Infection, Cardiovascular Science and Ageing & Lifelong Health) MPhil

Bioscience (incl. Microbiology and Infection, Cardiovascular Science and Ageing & Lifelong Health) MPhil

Key information
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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Infection Control: Awareness Cardiovascular Medical Studies Microbiology Nursing: Specific Conditions Age Studies

Course type

Research

Course Summary

RESEARCH CULTURE

We undertake world-leading, innovative, multi-disciplinary research in bioscience and related disciplines. We conduct basic and translational research in order to identify and address many of the world’s most pressing societal challenges, including ageing, personalised medicine, heart defects, and infectious diseases. Our research aims to pioneer new ideas with real world application and global potential to improve health and wellbeing. We are committed to interdisciplinary approaches, and work with colleagues in Engineering, Mathematics, Chemistry, and Computing.

COURSE STRUCTURE

This course is research based. You will independently conduct research into your own topic or a topic that we advertise. Your supervisory team will offer expert guidance throughout your studies and review work in progress.

Each year, you will follow a programme of training and development to enhance your research methods, subject-matter expertise and professional skills.

CAREER PROSPECTS

You will develop higher-level technical and research skills, which equip you to pursue careers in academia, the clinical professions, national and international government organisations, the pharmaceutical industries, and biotechnology companies.

Different course options

Full time | Manchester Campus | 18 months | OCT-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

18 months

Start date

OCT-20

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£4,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£19,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You should, as a minimum, have a first or 2.1 honours degree or an equivalent qualification.

University information

Manchester Metropolitan University offers a welcoming, stimulating and supportive environment in which to study for your postgraduate qualification. The award-winning, inspirational campus in the heart of Manchester provides vibrant learning spaces and excellent facilities across modern and historical buildings that reflect their teaching excellence since 1824. More than 6,000 students choose to study for a postgraduate qualification at...more