University of Bristol

Health Sciences Research (Translational Cardiovascular Medicine)

This programme aims to provide you with a firm foundation in biomedical research methodology, focused on translational cardiovascular medicine, by enhancing your knowledge, understanding, critical awareness and practical research experience in this area. The programme provides a theoretical grounding in the scientific principles and clinical applications of translational cardiovascular medicine, as well as intensive training in research methodology, experimental design, statistical analyses, data interpretation and science communication. The core of the programme is a six-month research project, conducted within one of the University of Bristol's internationally recognised translational cardiovascular medicine research groups. Opportunities will be available in laboratory or clinical-based investigations. The programme is suitable for clinical and bioscience graduates who wish to develop their research skills within this exciting field. It is also suitable for clinical students interested in pursuing a research-intensive intercalation option after three years of study.

Course modules

This programme is delivered by research scientists and clinicians through lectures, tutorials, seminars, research clubs and practical classes. In addition to four mandatory units relating to research methodology, students choose two units on aspects of cardiovascular science. Visit our programme catalogue for full details of the structure and unit content for our MRes in Health Sciences Research (Translational Cardiovascular Medicine). (


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 GBP 9,100 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 GBP 16,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2018 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus BS8 1TH South West

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