Taught course

Clinical and Health Research

University of Southampton · Health Sciences

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Entry requirements

A UK 2:2 Hons degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University, in a relevant subject, from an approved institution of higher education is required to study on this masters course in clinical and health research. Candidates without a good first degree may be admitted to the programme, but will be expected to provide evidence of suitable professional experience and supportive qualifications.

Months of entry


Course content

The MRes Clinical & Health Research programme is a robust clinical and health research training opportunity and will equip you with the skills and knowledge to engage in all aspects of clinical, healthcare or academic research. It is suitable for those who aspire to clinical academic careers, research management roles in clinical research settings, other clinical and health research roles or to progress to doctoral studies. The course is particularly suitable for healthcare practitioners, including nurses, midwives, allied healthcare professionals (AHPs), health care scientists and doctors. It is also suitable for those without a health professional qualification who have relevant academic qualifications and are engaged in, or aspiring to work in, clinical and health research environments.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MRes
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

023 8059 7940