University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Clinical and Health Research

Secure your passport to a clinical academic career, research management role, or further research training with our interdisciplinary MRes programme. Aimed at healthcare practitioners, it is a component of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) clinical academics training pathway and will equip you with the skills and knowledge to engage in all aspects of clinical, healthcare or academic research. It is ideal if you are working in a clinical research environment but don't hold a healthcare qualification or as preparation for clinical academic doctoral fellowship applications.

Entry requirements

Master of Research - MRes: Lower second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in a relevant subject

Course modules

Typical modules include: Applied Qualitative Research Methods; Applied Quantitative Research Methods; Clinical Research in Practice; Developing Research Skills; Designing and Conducting Clinical Research; Dissertation

Assessment methods

You will be assessed according to your research proposal, critical appraisal of literature, presentations and project reports, as well as your empirical dissertation. All assignments have been designed to help you to integrate theory and practice - optimising your critical thinking skills and ultimately improving your clinical research skills.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 17,546 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 9,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site - Highfield Campus SO17 1BJ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions - Faculty of Health Sciences
Telephone number: 
02380595000