Taught course

Biofabrication and Bioprinting

Institution
Newcastle University · Faculty of Medical Sciences
Qualifications
MRes

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Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in:

  • a biomedical, science, engineering or related discipline
  • or an MBBS/BDS degree.

This programme accepts both medical and dental students wishing to take a master's degree as an intercalation. You will need to have successfully completed your third or fourth year of study.

Practical laboratory work experience is desirable, although not essential. The modules you can study may depend on your academic background.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Overview

The taught part of the course includes biofabrication and bioprinting specific content. You have the flexibility to select complementary modules and develop a bespoke course. You will also have training in general research principles, professional and key skills.

Biofabrication and bioprinting is a competitive research area.

The MRes is for graduates of:

  • life sciences
  • biomaterials
  • other relevant science or engineering disciplines.

It is also for intercalating and qualified MBBS or BDS students. You can study the course as a stand-alone qualification or as an entry route to a PhD or MD.

The course allows you to experience a competitive research area. This is an area that is competitive around the world. It has roots in academia but also prevalent in industry.

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Information for international students

English Language Requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.5 in all sub-skills).

International students wishing to discuss these opportunities may contact:
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Email: biomed-international-pg@ncl.ac.uk

Fees and funding

See Fees and Funding tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Medical Sciences Graduate School
Email
mres-enquiries@ncl.ac.uk