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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: 2019

Degree awarded
Master of Research
Duration
12 months FT
Entry requirements

We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) from a UK university or the overseas equivalent in:

  • biological sciences
  • medical sciences
  • biomedical materials
  • dentistry
  • veterinary medicine
  • 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.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

20-25 places

How to apply

Please apply via our online application form . See the application and selection section for details of the supporting documents we require.

We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications 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 related industries, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology and regenerative medicine sectors.
  • Study at a university ranked 9th in the UK and among the top 50 in the world for medicine (QS World University Rankings 2018).

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 .

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MRes (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £11,000
    International students (per annum): £24,000

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.

Scholarships/sponsorships

Intercalation Bursary

The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an intercalation bursary of £1000 towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are commencing certain MRes courses in 2019.

The bursary is available to students who:

  • are The University of Manchester's medical students intercalating on MRes Tissue Engineering for Regenerative Medicine, MRes Translational Medicine or MRes Infection Biology;
  • have home fee status;
  • 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 who meet the criteria so there is no application process.

Alumni bursary

The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an alumni bursary of £1,000 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 2019.

The bursary is available to students or alumni who:

  • graduated in 2018 or are graduating in 2019;
  • 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.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Contact name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 5439
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/medicine
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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