University of Glasgow
This Master's programme in Biomedical Sciences offers research training for students intending to proceed to PhD. It is largely based on individual research projects rather than coursework, and allows students to specialise in a particular area of study.
A 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent (eg GPA of 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject. Professional experience may be taken into account. International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of pre-Masters courses.
Students have the opportunity to specialise in a particular discipline or area, which can be important for their career development. The specialisations are: anatomy; biotechnology; cancer studies; cardiovascular studies; cell engineering; integrative mammalian biology fee waiver; integrative mammalian biology scholarship; medical biochemistry and molecular biology; molecular genetics; neuroscience; proteomics. To qualify for a specialisation, students must select 2 research projects in a cognate research area, and select 1 taught option that is relevant to the specialisation. The taught options include: advanced neuroanatomy; cancer: molecular and cellular biology; cardiovascular pharmacology and therapeutics; cardiovascular science; cell signalling and disease; human molecular genetics; immunological basis of inflammatory disease; molecular basis of disease processes; stem cells.
MRC-funded scholarships may be available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 4,533 per Academic year (home fees)||8 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 12,133 per Academic year (overseas fees)||8 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 4,533 per Academic year (EU fees)||8 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow||G12 8QQ||Scotland|
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