MSc Reproduction and Pregnancy (Research) / Entry requirements
Year of entry: 2022
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Academic entry qualification overview
We require a BSc (First or Upper Second) or MBChB or equivalent from a British university ( or overseas equivalent ) in an appropriate biological or medical subject.
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 1-3 or 1-4, with normally no failure at any examination, as well as research motivation.
We will consider applicants with other professional (including midwifery) or research-related experience.
We do not require applicants to develop a research proposal or have any research experience.
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 no less than 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 5.5) plus enrolment and attendance on the 6-week pre-sessional course (PS6
- Minimum 5.5 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 .