MRes Tissue Engineering for Regenerative Medicine / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- Master of Research
- 12 months FT
- Entry requirements
We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) from a UK university or the overseas equivalent in an appropriate biological or medical subject, including biomedical materials, dentistry, veterinary medicine and pharmacology.
We will only consider a Lower Second degree if you have a master's or comparable research experience in industry.
This course is also available for intercalating medical students, both from the University of Manchester and other UK universities. For intercalating MBChB students, we require satisfactory achievement in Years 1 to 4. You can fail, but you must pass the resit and progress through the course. There should be no failure in the year before intercalation.
- Number of places/applicants
- How to apply
You should complete our online application form to apply for this course. See the Advice to applicants section for details of the supporting documents we require with your form.
We recommend that you apply as early as possible. The formal deadline is the end of July. We reserve the right to close applications earlier if the course is full.
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- Learn how to research strategies to repair, replace and ultimately regenerate various tissues and organs to solve major clinical problems.
- Gain a comprehensive insight into topical issues such as stem cells, polymer technology, biomaterial fabrication/characterisation and gene delivery.
- Prepare for PhD study, specialist clinical training or a career in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
- Study at a university ranked 9th in the UK and among the top 50 in the world for medicine (QS World University Rankings 2018).
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £11,000
International students (per annum): £23,500
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for international students for the course duration at the year of entry).
For general fees information please visit postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an Alumni Bursary of £1000 towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are recent University of Manchester graduates and who are commencing one of our postgraduate taught Master's programmes in 2018. The bursary is available to students or alumni who:
- graduated in 2017 or are graduating in 2018
- hold a first class honours degree
- have home or overseas fee status
- are applying for full or part time study
- are self-funded and not in receipt of any other funding support
The bursary will be applied as a fee reduction automatically for those students and alumni who meet the Alumni Bursary criteria so there is no application process.