These programmes are suitable for those wishing to carry out a short, in depth research project, and not attend taught programmes. The MSc by research programmes consist of induction courses, an 8 month research project and a period to write it up. These degrees are carefully tailored to your interests, and can be particularly suitable for people undertaking research in a work based context wishing to gain an academic qualification.
Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject. Industry based experience will be considered, with demonstration of appropriate skills. IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.
Assessment is via original research and a dissertation.
A limited number of University funding opportunities exist.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 3,900 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 15,860 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Res)||Full-time||£ 3,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc (Res)||Part-time||£ 1,950 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc (Res)||Part-time||£ 7,930 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc (Res)||Part-time||£ 1,950 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|