Swansea University

Swansea University


This course will provide students with research training in 1 or more of our research pathways, offering benefit from training in our specialist research facilities. Research staff will share their expertise and assist in developing the skills necessary to conduct independent research, leading to a dissertation written as a scientific paper.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st or upper 2nd Class honours degree in Bioscience or related subject. English Language requirement IELTS test (with a score of at least 6.5 and a minimum of 6.0 in each component).

Course modules

Modules include: core science skills and research methods (the scientific method; experiment design and presentation skills; library and internet resource searching); literature review in biosciences; research project; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 4,214 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 14,850 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MRes Part-time £ 2,107 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MRes Part-time £ 7,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

Key information

Biosciences Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 295720