Research course

Health Sciences

Cardiff Metropolitan University · Cardiff School of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Please contact us for further information.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

Cardiff School of Health Sciences has made significant investment in the development of a £4.2 million building that houses state-of-the-art Biomedical Research laboratories, comprehensive food safety and nutrition research facilities and a Postgraduate Centre.

In addition, our psychology research space includes a specialist room for running focus groups and interviewing, a computing laboratory for testing small groups and an observation suite.

We have defined our School research disciplines into 3 areas:

  • Biomedical Research
  • Psychological Research
  • Food and Nutrition Research

Our stimulating and vibrant postgraduate research community has in excess of 60 postgraduate research students, research assistants and postdoctoral researchers. Research students in the School are well supported by academic expertise, along with support from technical and administrative staff. The breadth of knowledge within the School makes it an ideal place to study for a research degree. With experts in research methods and leading researchers in many areas of health and social sciences the School is well placed to support new researchers looking to study here with us

Department specialisms

The Cardiff School of Health Sciences has three main centres for research: TheCentre for Biomedical Research. The Centre for Food Safety and Nutrition Research. Psychological Research.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-60 months
full time
12-24 months

Course contact details

Dr Jenny Mercer
+44 (0)29 2041 6892