Research course

Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification

University of Dundee · School of Science and Engineering
MSc by research

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a first or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline to the fields of anatomy, forensic anthropology, human identification or forensic/medical art, dependent on the subject of study. Good command of English (IELTS score of 7 with no individual score less than 6.5).

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The one-year Masters by Research program in the Centre for Anatomy & Human Identification includes research opportunities relating to anatomy, human identification or forensic/medical art.

These subjects may be related to the following:

  • forensic anthropology;
  • disaster victim identification;
  • clinical and surgical anatomy;
  • human variation for identification purposes;
  • thiel embalming;
  • craniofacial identification;
  • forensic art;
  • medical visualisation;
  • and facial depiction.

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

MSc by research

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Prof Caroline Wilkinson
+44 (0)1382 386324