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MRes Tissue Engineering for Regenerative Medicine at The University of Manchester
MRes Tissue Engineering for Regenerative Medicine
Develop the skills and knowledge for a research career examining issues such as stem cells, polymer technology, surface fabrication and gene delivery.

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.

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.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

20-25 places

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.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MRes Y N N N

Course overview

  • 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 2017).

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our  upcoming open days .


For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MRes (full-time)
    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.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Contact name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
+44 (0)161 306 5439
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health