Normally a 2.2 honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate subject. English Language Requirement IELTS 6.5 or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
Months of entry
This 12-month course is suitable for graduates with experience in disciplines of biology, life sciences or engineering who wish to develop their understanding of the application of Nanotechnology in healthcare and to undergo training in experimental design and experimental practice in a novel research topic. The programme is modular and structured in three levels, each building on the next. You can elect to take either the full Master's programme or the Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma, depending on need and circumstances.The programme is designed to allow you to complete either as full time or part time study. For part-time students, each of the three components are scheduled to take a year each to complete.
The programme will give you generic evidence based practice training with additional modules exploring:
- Introduction to Bioinformatics
- Regenerative Medicine
- Diagnostics and Imaging
- Physiology and Disease
- Nanomedicines and Therapeutics
- Research Design and Ethics
- Principles of Nanomedicine
- Dissertation (Research Project)
Information for international students
Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Swansea University Medical School
- +44 (0)1792 513400