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  Medical and Molecular Biosciences - MRes


Newcastle University    Medical Sciences Graduate School

Full time September MRes 1 year full time
Biological Sciences (4) Medicine (26)

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Embark on a transformative academic journey with the Medical and Molecular Biosciences MRes programme at Newcastle University. Tailor your learning experience by selecting from a diverse range of modules, including Global Health, Drug Discovery, and Genetics of Human Development. Delve into a 24-week research project under the guidance of expert academic researchers, honing your skills in planning, executing, and analysing research data. To qualify for this prestigious programme, you'll need a minimum of a 2:1 honours degree in a life science or related discipline, or an MBBS/BDS degree. Medical and dental students seeking an intercalation opportunity are also welcome. Practical laboratory experience is advantageous but not mandatory. Benefit from comprehensive postgraduate student support services and access a wide array of workshops covering research skills, career guidance, and wellbeing. Prepare for a successful career in scientific research in academia or industry, or pave the way for a PhD with the Medical and Molecular Biosciences MRes programme at Newcastle University.

About the course

You'll develop your own bespoke course with our broad range of taught modules. You'll then complete a 24-week research project.

Our teaching is research-informed. Course content changes to reflect developments in:

  • the discipline
  • the requirements of external bodies and partners
  • student feedback

Medical and molecular bioscience is a competitive research area. Your studies will be centered around academia. You'll also have an opportunity to access industry experience in some cases.

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in:

• a life science or related discipline
• or an MBBS/BDS degree

This programme accepts both medical and dental students wishing to take a master's degree as an intercalation. You will need to have successfully completed your third or fourth year of study.

Practical laboratory work experience is desirable, although not essential. The modules you can study may depend on your academic background.


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