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Industrial Physical Biochemistry MRes

University of Nottingham

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  • Qualification

    MRes - Master of Research

  • Location

    Sutton Bonington Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

This MRes provides the technical knowledge and practical skills needed for research in industrial biochemistry. You'll gain experience of laboratory techniques used in the biopharma, healthcare and food industries.

The course consists of 60 credits of assessed taught modules, supplemented by research tutorials and 120 credits of assessed research.

In the taught modules, you will learn about biomolecular structure, properties and function. Entrepreneurial modules introduce you to a variety of creative problem solving techniques. You'll learn how to apply these techniques to develop, evaluate, and apply your ideas.

  • You will complete a 2-month group mini-research project. This can be done in The National Centre for Macromolecular Hydrodynamics which is based on campus.
  • There is also a 4-month research project which may take place on an industry placement or at the university.

The course is taught in conjunction with leading biopharma, healthcare and food companies. Examples include AstraZeneca, Arecor, Sanofi, GSK, Upperton Laboratories and Britvic.

Tuition fees

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£ 26,500per year

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

University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    29th out of 100 16

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    138 63%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82.0 82%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%



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