Research course

Stem Cells, Development and Regenerative Medicine

University of Southampton · School of Medicine

Entry requirements

Upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.

Months of entry


Course content

The MRes offers exciting opportunities to develop advanced scientific, research and transferable skills required to become an independent researcher. The MRes is organised by the Centre for Human Development, Stem Cells and Regeneration (CHDSCR) which undertakes fundamental research into early development and stem cells, together with applied translational research targeting the NHS and patient benefit. Through research projects totalling 32 weeks, you will develop a broad range of laboratory skills and work in different research environments. You will be supervised by internationally recognised academic researchers. In addition to providing broader training in scientific research, the course will develop your transferable skills including time and project management, public speaking, critical appraisal and scientific writing, thus aiding employability for a variety of careers.

Modules include: Research Skills for Biomedical Scientists; Stem Cells, Development and Regenerative Medicine; Advanced Scientific Skills; two research projects

Information for international students

Please see the international page.

Fees and funding

Please see the funding page for more details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)23 8120 6685