Newcastle University

Newcastle University


This course is a research-based qualification with a taught component that is of an equivalent standard to an MSc. The course provides a springboard into a career that involves a working knowledge of scientific research in academia and industry. The taught component of the course includes subject-specific content in the area of immunobiology. Students have the flexibility to develop your own bespoke course by selecting additional, complementary modules. The research project comprises the major element of the course. This project will involve 24 weeks of research in an area of immunology or immunobiology under the supervision of an expert academic researcher in the field.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a science or related discipline, or an MBBS degree with high grades. Practical laboratory work experience is desirable, although not essential. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in all sub-sections) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Director of International Postgraduate Studies (International Students)
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7433