Taught course

Biofabrication and Bioprinting

Institution
Newcastle University · Faculty of Medical Sciences
Qualifications
MRes

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 with high grades

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Biofabrication and Bioprinting MRes is a research-based course with a taught component that is equivalent to an MSc. It provides a springboard into a career that involves a working knowledge of scientific research.

"This course is for students with a BSc in life sciences, biomaterials or other relevant science and 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 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.

Your research project is the major element of the course. Your project involves 24 weeks of research in an area of biofabrication and bioprinting. Supervision is by expert academic researchers in your field of interest.

Biofabrication and bioprinting is a competitive research area. Your studies will be mainly based in academia, though potentially in industry too.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
medpg-enquiries@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)191 208 7002