M.Res. On Campus

Applied Biomedical Sciences Research

Wrexham Glyndwr University

12 months
12500 GBP/year
7950 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Applied Biomedical Sciences Research MRes programme offered at Wrexham Glyndwr University has been designed to serve biomedical, medical, and life sciences graduates wanting to embark on a research degree focusing on human health and disease. As such, it leads to a professionally recognised qualification, being externally approved by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).  


This Applied Biomedical Sciences Research MRes programme offered at Wrexham Glyndwr University equips graduates with the skills and subject-specific knowledge needed to pursue a research-based career in academic biomedicine. The programme focuses on laboratory-based clinical research and provides ideal training for students who want to work in the industry, or subsequently wish to move onto a PhD programme, or who simply wish to undertake a significant research project at the Masters level.

Career opportunities

  • The skills and knowledge gained on this programme will make you attractive both to employers in the health, pharmaceutical and related industries, and to major academic research centres. The practical skills and knowledge acquired in design, performing and analysing experiments are highly transferable to a wide range of scientific areas. 
  • Students on this programme will be well-placed for careers in biomedical and clinical research, teaching, or to pursue studies towards a PhD, or graduate entry medical degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methods 
  • Analytical & molecular techniques in Biomedical Science 
  • Clinical medicine: pathology of disease 
  • Research Project

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An initial honours degree of Wrexham Glyndwr University or another approved degree awarding body.
  • A minimum of 2:2 honours degree, which has a significant content of biological science (e.g. Biomedical Science, Human Biology, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, etc.)
  • Have relevant work experience at a senior level that is deemed to compensate the lack of formal qualifications, and have held a position of management responsibility within the biomedical, clinical or healthcare sectors for a minimum of three years within the previous five years. 
  • A scanned copy of your passport
  • Certificates and transcripts
  • Certified translations of overseas certificates and transcripts
  • An acceptable English language certificate
  • 2 x academic reference letters (further references might be required)
  • Evidence of finances to pay first year’s full tuition fee and to cover UKVI maintenance requirements
  • Evidence of work experience (where relevant)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7950 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Wrexham

500 - 800 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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