Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Evolution and Human Behaviour

This course provides a working knowledge of scientific research in academia and industry. The programme provides training in contemporary biosciences through three subject-knowledge modules in or related to: human behaviour, professional and key skills training and a 24-week laboratory-based research project.

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 a minimum of IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in all sub-sections) or equivalent; international applicants require an ATAS (Academic Technology Approval Scheme) clearance certificate prior to obtaining their visa and to study on this programme.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MRes Full-time £ 16,265 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Medical Sciences Graduate School (UK/EU Students)
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7002