12 months
Duration
24250 GBP/year
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About

The aim of the Clinical Sciences programme from University of Liverpool is to provide training at Masters level for intercalating medical undergraduates, medical and science graduates and career academics-in-training, so meeting regional and national demands for research oriented skills in these disciplines.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

A key element of the programme design is the development of relevant, appropriate research skills, in addition to a systematic understanding and critical awareness of the research process.

The Clinical Sciences programme from University of Liverpool prepares the student for doctoral research training and satisfies the criteria of the Research Councils for Master of Research training.

Programme objectives

  • Provide training in transferable skills, techniques, and knowledge appropriate to postgraduate research students at Masters level
  • Develop the capacity for individual work and teamwork in an interdisciplinary research environment
  • Conduct independent research through practical experience in formulating appropriate research strategies, methods, data collection and analysis via three 12-week research projects
  • Develop communication skills both oral and written to enable research debate (with scientific and lay audiences) and peer reviewed journal publications
  • Equip the student to take the first postgraduate steps leading to future roles in biomedical research in the clinical, industrial, and public sectors
  • Prepare the student for entry into a PhD programme.

Career prospects

This programme equips students to take the first postgraduate steps leading to future roles in biomedical research in the clinical, industrial, and public sectors. It also prepares students for entry into a PhD programme.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Laboratory Skills (prerequisite for the laboratory based projects)
  • Transferable Skills
  • Research Frontiers in Clinical Sciences 
  • Clinical Sciences Research Project

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no strict application deadlines but applicants are encouraged to apply in good time, particularly if they require visas or have special requirements.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry requirements are a BSc in a relevant Biological Sciences discipline, at 2:1 or 2:2 class levels, previous MRes or MSc, or a medical, veterinary or dental qualification.
  • Applications from international students are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) guidelines.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24250 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 12 months.

*additional bench fees

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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