UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)


This multi-disciplinary course is ideal for recent graduates seeking to embark on a research career in biomedicine. The programme is focused on developing research and laboratory techniques, providing an opportunity to draw on the knowledge and expertise of the Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital. The programme is delivered through a combination of seminars, taught modules, workshops, tutorials, portfolio development, self-directed learning, research workshops, specialised research allocation, and laboratory meetings.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK undergraduate degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a life or biomedical science subject, medicine, dentistry or veterinary sciences.

Course modules

Core modules: Understanding research and critical appraisal (biomedicine); research methodology and statistics; foundations of biomedical sciences. Options: There are no optional modules for this programme.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through assignments, online examinations, presentations, portfolio, reflective report, an essay, the mini and maxi research projects, and a viva examination.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 11,460 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 23,020 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Admissions Officer
Telephone number: 
020 7905 2107