University of Bristol

University of Bristol

Biomedical Sciences Research

This programme provides training in several of the principal areas of current research in the biomedical sciences. The programme is focused on experimental science and provides practical experience of basic and specialist techniques. It also provides opportunities for specialisation in selected research topics.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or international equivalent) and evidence of practical ability.

Course modules

Core skills; literary project; project proposal and research project; lecture-based units; cancer biology; cardiovascular research; the dynamic cell; infection, immunology and immunity; pharmacology; neuroscience.

Assessment methods

Each taught unit is assessed independently by written examinations and by coursework. The literary project, project proposal and practical projects are presented as written dissertations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Tyndall Avenue, Bristol Bristol BS8 1TH South West

Key information

Medical and Veterinary Sciences
Telephone number: 
0117 331 1535