MRes Experimental Medicine (Cancer) / Entry requirements
Year of entry: 2021
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Academic entry qualification overview
We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) or overseas equivalent in:
- life sciences
This can be from any UK university or institution approved by The University of Manchester.
We also require you to hold existing qualifications to conduct clinical research as a General Medical Council-registered physician, Nursing and Midwifery Council-registered nurse or clinical trial coordinator, including evidence of current good clinical practice training.
Relevant experience and commitment to cancer research will be beneficial.
International students must demonstrate English proficiency through a secure and approved testing system.
We ask for English language proof if you are from non-majority English speaking countries (a list of majority English speaking countries, as defined by the UK Home Office, can be found here ).
Specifically, we require a minimum of:
- IELTS : 6.5 overall with 6.5 in all components
- TOEFL: 90 internet-based (with 22 in all components)
See further information about requirements for your country .
We may also accept evidence of a confirmed place on a University Pre-sessional English language course, if your current IELTS scores are:
· Minimum 6.0 overall (with no skill less than 6.0) plus enrolment and attendance on the 6-week pre-sessional course (PS6)
· Minimum 6.0 overall (with no skill less than 5.5) plus enrolment and attendance on the 10-week pre-sessional course (PS10).
Please note, we must approve this before you apply for the English course. If you wish to be considered for a pre-sessional course please contact the admissions team firstname.lastname@example.org