University of Strathclyde
This conversion course is offered to graduates with an interest in developing a research career in an academic, industrial or clinical setting. It introduces biomedical engineering and provides extensive training in research methodology and practice.
1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in a biology-related subject from UK university; other equivalent qualifications from overseas candidates will also be considered.
Students undertake single in-depth project in research lab for approximately 8 months; in addition, there is minimal taught component assessed by coursework comprising: broad research training in presentation, interpersonal and data interpretation skills; choice of practical training in research methods; choice of lectures on advanced-level topics in biomedical sciences; students can opt to take general degree, or choose named specialisation from: biochemistry; biomedical analysis; immunology; microbiology; molecular biology; pharmacology; parasitology; for named specialisation, students normally take courses supporting research topic that they have chosen, e.g. biomedical sciences (biochemistry).
Assessment is based on a research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 14,800 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 1,700 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 7,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Strathclyde||Glasgow||G1 1XQ||Scotland|
0141 548 3195