- 2:2 degree in a biological science (e.g. Biochemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology or Immunology)
- Or a BTEC with experience in a field related to infection and immunity, such as a health service or biopharmaceutical laboratory
- Or a medical or veterinary degree, provided that the course included significant elements of molecular biology, microbiology and immunology
Months of entry
The course combines practical and theoretical teaching delivered by scientists and clinicians working in the University's College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology. Of great value to potential employers, the course also gives you experience of research in a six-month research project.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. If you do not yet meet our requirements, our English Language Teaching Unit (ELTU) offers a range of courses to help you to improve your English to the necessary standard.
Fees and funding
Find out more about scholarships and funding.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||40|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||10|
|Dissertation||50 (20000 words)|
Course contact details
- Dr Alan Bevington
- +44 (0)116 223 1402