Research course

Master of Research

Institution
Ulster University · Faculty of Life and Health Sciences Research
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

Minimum of 2:1 honours degree in subject related to their research topic or equivalent qualification.

Months of entry

October

Course content

A one-year Masters course for graduates considering the 3-year research degree (PhD) while simultaneously providing a free-standing qualification of direct relevance to many employment areas. Students learn many skills relevant to further research or in the workplace. RAE rating of 5* for Biomedical Sciences.

Department specialisms

Environmental Sciences; Bioinformatics; Cancer and Ageing; Diabetes; Diet and Health; Pharmaceutical Biotechnology; Microbial Biotechnology; Radiation Science; Vision Science.

Information for international students

International students are welcome to apply providing they hold the equivalent of a 2:1 degree in a relevant subject. Unfortunately there is no funding for overseas students.

Fees and funding

There are a small number of funding opportunities available. You can obtain more information with the application.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Professor David Hassan
Email
d.hassan@ulster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9036 6666