Taught course

Musculoskeletal Ageing

Institution
University of Sheffield · Faculty of Medicine
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 in a biomedical science-related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This unique one-year programme provides access to modules, placements and experts from three universities. The course is run by the Centre for Integrated research into Musculoskeletal Ageing (CIMA) and funded by Medical Research Council and Arthritis Research UK. CIMA is a collaboration between the University of Sheffield, the University of Liverpool and the University of Newcastle. The course provides multidisciplinary research training on the musculoskeletal system as a whole in the context of ageing. The training has a strong focus on employability. Topics range from basic science to clinical aspects, from in vitro to in vivo models, and from the latest advances in the assessment of the musculoskeletal system to lifestyle interventions.

Musculoskeletal ageing is fast becoming one of the key global health challenges of the future, with increasing demand for experts in the field.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
om-pgt-enquiries@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 271 1798