UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Biosciences

This course allows students to undertake a major research project in a specialised subject: genetics; computational biology; stem cells and developmental biology; cell biology; structural biology and molecular biophysics; neuroscience; biochemistry; biotechnology; biology of ageing and age-related diseases; or pharmacology.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in biomedical sciences, life sciences, or related subject area, or a medical degree (MBBS), or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants with an appropriate professional qualification and relevant work experience may also apply.

Course modules

Core modules: research skills; the scientific literature; seminar series; options:; genetics; computational biology; stem cells and developmental biology; cell biology; structural biology and molecular biophysics; neuroscience; biochemistry; biotechnology; biology of ageing and age-related disease; pharmacology.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through lectures, seminars and tutorials, combining research-led and skills-based courses. The core modules are assessed by assignments and coursework, whereas the optional module will also have an examination element. The research project is assessed by an oral presentation, submission of a dissertation and is subject to oral examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,685 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 24,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

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Postgraduate Administrator
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