Taught course

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care

Entry requirements

A UK honours degree in Radiography or a professional qualification in Radiography, Medical Imaging or related discipline equivalent in breadth and depth to a UK honours degree.

All students admitted to the pathway must be engaged in the MRI scanning of patients for an average of at least 18 hours per week. Applicants are required to submit a Clinical Placement Questionnaire and 2 satisfactory references as part of the admissions process.

Months of entry


Course content

This is an exciting, highly successful and well-established distance learning course for practitioners in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). It will give you cutting edge knowledge of the subject to take your career to the next level.

Our flexible and accessible course has been designed by experts in the imaging field with you, the practitioner, in mind. It’ll help develop you as a critically aware and reflective MRI practitioner.

The pace of change in the field of MRI is unprecedented and our course is designed to ensure you can respond to change effectively and positively. It also serves as evidence of your commitment to your continuing professional development.

Our course will help you push forward research and development in the imaging profession and innovate for the future, preparing you for the production of published work and significant research in the field.

As you’ll be studying by distance learning, you’ll be able to mould your course around your career commitments. Using our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) you’ll still get to interact with other students and your teaching team. You can also access our digital library and a wide range of resources and course materials.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English and whose professional qualification was not taught and assessed in English will be required to demonstrate the University standard of English language (IELTS) at Level 7.0 (including written English) prior to commencement on a course.

Qualification and course duration


24 months

Course contact details

Faculty Admissions Team
+44 (0)1245 686868