12 months
14750 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Whether it's developing biosensors that provide real-time health feedback or helping test prototype dressings for wounds, Applied Sciences at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is pioneering exciting innovations in applied sciences.

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With the option to study full-time or while at work, this Applied Sciences at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) enables you to deepen your knowledge in an area of interest alongside our world-class research community.

After developing a solid grounding in academic research practice, you will graduate in an MRes in Applied Sciences with one of the following specialities:

  • Biological Science
  • Biomedical Science
  • Bio-Sensing Technology 
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Physiology
  • Science Communication
  • Forensic Science
  • Conservation and Environment Forensic Sciences.

Careers / Further study

On graduation, you will have advanced skills in design data, collection and analysis, and a strong understanding and evidence base in your area of interest. You can also use credits from this qualification towards a PhD, so you can continue to deepen your knowledge and research experience.

Programme Structure

You will study:

  • Research Training and Professional Development Portfolio
  • Research in Theory and Practice 
  • Extended Research Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There are no specific deadlines, but the sooner you apply, the less likely you are to miss out.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An applicant will be expected to have a minimum of a 2:1 in a relevant first degree or equivalent. 
  • We welcome applications from students without the conventional entrance requirements but who can demonstrate appropriate evidence of research and professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Module Fee (15 Credit)

  • Home Module Fee (15 Credit) 771£
  • Offshore Module Fee (15 Credit) 1229£

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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