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Magnetic Resonance Imaging, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #301 (WUR) Online
The Magnetic Resonance Imaging programme at Anglia Ruskin University is an exciting, highly successful and well-established distance learning course for practitioners in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). It will give you cutting edge knowledge of the subject to take your career to the next level.


The Magnetic Resonance Imaging programme at Anglia Ruskin University  has been designed by experts in the imaging field with you, the practitioner, in mind. It’ll help develop you as a critically aware and reflective MRI practitioner.

The pace of change in the field of MRI is unprecedented and our course is designed to ensure you can respond to change effectively and positively. It also serves as evidence of your commitment to your continuing professional development.

Our course will help you push forward research and development in the imaging profession and innovate for the future, preparing you for the production of published work and significant research in the field.

As you’ll be studying by distance learning, you’ll be able to mould your course around your career commitments. Using our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) you’ll still get to interact with other students and your teaching team. You can also access our digital library and a wide range of resources and course materials.


When you graduate, you will have the advanced experience to seek more senior roles in the imaging profession. Many of our former students have had their research and theses published widely.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Scientific Principles of MRI Level 7
  • Essentials of MRI Clinical Practice Level 7
  • Research Studies Level 7
  • Advanced Practice of MRI
  • Major Project Level 7

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • It can take up to four weeks to consider applications, so we recommend you apply at least a month before your preferred start date
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • The minimum qualification required for admission to a postgraduate pathway is one of the following: A UK honours degree in Radiography or a professional qualification in Radiography, Medical Imaging or related discipline equivalent in breadth and depth to a UK honours degree.
  • All students admitted to the pathway must be engaged in the MRI scanning of patients for an average of at least 18 hours per week. 
  • Admission to the course with non-traditional entry: non graduates may gain entry to the course by clearly demonstrating on their application that their qualifications and experience are equivalent to an honours degree.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3350 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3350 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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