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MSc Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2020

Academic entry qualification overview

You should be either a qualified medical practitioner, with a qualification equivalent to a UK medical qualification (eg MBBS or MBChb), or a non-clinical scientist or a healthcare, pharmaceutical or biotech professional.

We require a relevant (medical, biomedical science subject, nursing or allied health) honours first degree (upper second or above or equivalent) from an approved higher education institution or evidence of previous study, research or professional experience that the University accepts as qualifying you for entry.

Candidates with undergraduate degrees classified as lower second or equivalent will be considered after interview.

Flexibility on entrance requirements will be applied to candidates with proven appropriate extensive professional experience.

English language

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 6.0 in all components
  • TOEFL: 90 internet-based (with 20 in all components)

See further information about requirements for your country .

If you wish to be considered for a pre-sessional course , please contact the Admissions Team pgtaught.medicine@manchester.ac.uk

English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.