Swansea University

Swansea University

Life Science and Healthcare Enterprise

This course is designed to give health professionals, life scientists, biomedical scientists, medics and academics the opportunity to conduct Master's-level research in a supported environment, with relevant training and application to life science-related expert witnesses from industry and academia through the provision of a series of Master-classes.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate subject area; biomedical, health, medical or life science or other related areas. Work experience within the life science sector can be considered, for applicants with an undergraduate degree but not at a 2.2 Honours level. Applicants who have completed M-level modules with outcomes that are significantly similar to those for PMRM01 may be allowed to APEL up to 20 of those credits into Part 1. This decision will have to be made on a case-by-case basis. International applicants where English is not the native language will be required to demonstrate English language proficiency: (IELTS Score 6.5/TOEFL 570).

Course modules

Modules comprise of: Critical appraisal and evaluation; commercialisation in life sciences; regulations and standards in life science research.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MRes Part-time £ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MRes Part-time £ 8,250 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

Swansea University Medical School
Telephone number: 
01792 513486