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University of Salford

Biomechanics, Biomedical Engineering and Human Movement Sciences

Research areas where supervision is available include: Foot and ankle research, gait biomechanics, knee biomechanics and injury, functional electrical stimulation and other rehabilitation technologies.

Entry requirements

A 1st class or upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree; Master's degree is preferred but not essential. However, applicants without a Master's degree should provide evidence of previous research methods training. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course. Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL). English requirement for non-UK/ EU students. Overall IELTS score of at least 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any one element.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 - 5 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 - 1 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 - 2 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 - 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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