12 months
26200 GBP/year
11500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Antimicrobial Resistance course at University of Sheffield gives you a real-world insight into the approaches used to tackle the global threat of antimicrobial resistance and prepares you for an exciting career in this area.  

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In the Antimicrobial Resistance programme from University of Sheffield , you'll receive hands-on training from our Florey Institute scientists, NHS clinicians and biotechnology industry experts.

Key Features  

  • Designed in collaboration with the NHS, throughout your course you’ll learn about the latest clinical practice in the fast-moving area of antimicrobial resistance. 
  • Guest lectures from experts in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry, and public health policy introduce you to the different approaches that are being used to overcome this global threat
  • You’ll get hands-on in the lab with modules led by our scientists and clinicians to address basic biological problems in understanding the breadth of host-pathogen interaction.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Infectious Disease and Antimicrobials
  • AMR and Current Clinical Practice
  • Global Policy, Disease Control and New Therapies 
  • Research and Communication across the Disciplines
  • Developing Communication Skills
  • Research Project in Antimicrobial Resistance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 degree or equivalent university qualification in molecular biology or a related subject (eg biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, and microbiology).
  • We also accept medical students who wish to intercalate their studies.
  • Candidates with professional experience may also be considered following interview.
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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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