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  • Qualification

    MRes - Master of Research

  • Location

    Aston University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Course summary

Study MRes Biosciences at Aston University and gain hands-on masters level biosciences research experience with an extended dissertation project.

You'll get to select from a wide range of exciting projects, conducted alongside established researchers from a wide range of bioscience backgrounds.

Course outline, what you will study and assessment

Our specialist Masters of Research (MRes) Bioscience course has been designed specifically for students who wish to develop their skills as a scientific researcher. During this year long course, you’ll receive extensive training and spend a large proportion of your time conducting research in the laboratory, honing your skills to prepare you for a future career as a bioscience researcher.

Your future career prospects

On successful graduation of our Biosciences MRes course, you’ll be equipped with a broad range of laboratory skills and techniques along with specialist knowledge and critical thinking capability. This combination of skills and knowledge will make you a strong candidate for further PhD study in a variety of bioscience and related fields.

In addition to PhD study you will also be well suited to laboratory based roles in both academic institutes and industry.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 18,900per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Aston University, Birmingham

  • University League Table

    43rd

  • Campus address

    Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, Birmingham, B4 7ET, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    34th out of 103 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    119 52%

    62nd

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    83 83%

    10th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    77th

    30

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