menu icon
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest news

Different course options

Full time | University Park Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Genetics

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Research overview

The School of Life Sciences has many research groups doing pioneering work in genetics, ranging across a broad diversity of relevant topics. These are divided below into opportunities in genetic analysis relevant to ecology and evolution, and research on human and medical genetics.

Research facilities

The School of Life Sciences is at the cutting-edge of many research areas and has modern facilities.

We have excellent facilities for genomics and post genomics including micro-arrays, sequencing, proteomics, imaging, mouse and zebrafish transgenics, model organisms (bacteria, yeast, worms, flies, arachnids, fish, amphibians, crustaceans and mammals) and bioinformatics.

We also foster interactions and discussions of current research with several internal themed discussion groups which include postgraduates, postdoctoral fellows and academic staff. We provide an environment for pursuing research in a fruitful and productive fashion leading to further development as scientists.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£10,800

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

International fees will be charged as follows, depending on the nature of your project: £18,420, £23,760, £26,250 or £35,220.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 2:2 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject.