University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Advanced Biological Sciences

The Institute of Integrative Biology has developed bespoke pathways to MRes awards across all of its research interests, affording applicants the opportunity to develop their own postgraduate degree programmes. Students will be able to choose from a series of taught modules to ensure that they develop the correct academic background and skills to excel in research.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or equivalent, in a relevant biological sciences subject is required. IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. TOEFL iBT 88-89 with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21; reading 22; speaking 23.

Course modules

Core modules: personal and employability skills; statistics for biological research; advanced statistics for biological research; research methods and applications in biological sciences; Mres research project 1; Mres research project 2; Mres long research project.

Assessment methods

Research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2017 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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