University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Assisted Reproduction Technology

The purpose of the course is to provide an avenue for both scientists and clinicians to enter the field of reproductive biology and, for those already familiar with this area, an opportunity to gain greater appreciation of the biological processes of mammalian reproduction that are relevant to the manipulation of fertility and the treatment of reproductive disease; the course furnishes students with the formal theoretical and practical training necessary within this highly specialised discipline; it is designed to broaden the clinician's knowledge of the underlying scientific principles and to enhance the scientist's appreciation of the clinical management of infertility; the course aims to provide successful candidates with the ability to establish an independent unit of assisted conception that incorporates the latest micromanipulation techniques and preimplantation diagnosis.

Entry requirements

2.2 1st degree is required unless an appropriate higher degree (e.g. Master's PhD) is also held. Lower pass grades may be accepted given relevant additional experience and evidence of high level of motivation for this career path. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Modules may include: introduction to basic cell and reproductive biology; gametes and embryos; seminology and cryopreservation; micromanipulation and molecular biology; fertility and assisted conception; research and presentation skills; research training.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MMedSci Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,490 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MMedSci Full-time October 2016 GBP 26,530 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MMedSci Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,490 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MMedSci Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,490 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MMedSci Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,490 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham NG7 2HA East Midlands

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