Bangor University

Bangor University


This degree will equip students with confidence and competence in the latest research skills and allow them to apply for further research training (PhD) programs or to directly apply for research positions in universities or research institutes.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant scientific discipline; alternatively a qualification or experience which is acceptable as equivalent. For non-native English speakers there are additional requirements: IELTS 6.0 (with no element below 5.5).

Course modules

There are 2 parts to the course: the 1st part consists of introductory generic skills such as literature searching, health and safety aspects, grant proposal writing and an introduction to statistical manipulation of data (40 credits), while the 2nd part is the research project itself (120 credits).

Assessment methods

Research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01248 382314