Research course

Biomedical Sciences

Institution
University of Strathclyde · Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a frist or second-class honours degree, or the equivalent, in a biology-related subject.

Months of entry

October

Course content

A one-year research-based Masters degree offering training in research methods in the Biomedical Sciences:

Biochemistry
Microbiology
Molecular Biology
Immunology
In Vivo Sciences
Neuroscience
Pharmacology
Parasitology
Toxicology

Department specialisms

SIPBS is an integrated research facility for Drug Discovery, Development and Delivery underpinned by a pharmaceutical focus in Pharmacology, Integrative Biology, Immunology and Microbiology. Our overall strategy is to use pharmacological and genetic approaches to inform on biology, integrated with drug discovery and formulation programmes focused on defined diseases.

Information for international students

SIPBS has a high proportion of Malaysian students through its collaboration with the International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The MRes course attracts students from the Indian subcontinent, middle east, and Africa (particularly Egypt and Libya).

Fees and funding

No university-sponsored scholarships are available for this course.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Allison Reid
Email
allison.reid@strath.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 548 2135