University of Reading

University of Reading


This course will provide you with broad research training to prepare for a career in biomedical research. This course is suitable preparation for subsequent PhD studies and for students planning a research career in industry or academia.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have a high undergraduate Honoursdegree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in Biological Science (such as Biomedical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Biochemistry or Microbiology).

Course modules

Modules include: Research techniques and experimental design; research planning and project management; advanced topics in biomedicine; research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time £ 8,950 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time £ 19,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289