Entry requirements

  • You will need:
  • an honours degree at 2:1 or above
  • equivalent professional qualifications and experience
  • Additional information
  • Prior to entry, a personal statement and references will be required
  • Where English is not a first language, an IELTS score of 7 must be achieved. A minimum score of 7.0 is required within all components
  • International students entering on a Student visa cannot study part-time.
For further information, or an informal discussion about the programme, please contact Dr Robyn Lotto

Months of entry


Course content

The MRes in Health and Wellbeing is an excellent introduction to research methods and provides a firm foundation if you wish to pursue doctoral study.

  • Brings together staff from Schools including Public Health, Nursing and Allied Health, and Sport, Leisure and Nutrition
  • Combines a critical approach with a research focus
  • Can lead to doctoral study in chosen area
  • You will be taught and supported by credible researchers to ensure that you have a bespoke experience
  • Available full-time (1 year) or part-time (2 years)
This MRes in Health and Wellbeing provides the knowledge and skills required to put you on the right path to become an independent researcher.
This programme provides a range of modules which will prepare you to develop research questions and answer them using the most appropriate methods, whilst also providing you with the experience to feel confident to undertake research in the future, whether that be for a PhD or in a relevant role.
Student reading in class
The city centre campus is undergoing major refurbishment as part of the University's ambitious capital investment plan, providing our students with outstanding facilities and learning environments in the heart of Liverpool city centre.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please visit the LJMU Website for details.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44(0) 151 231 5090