12 months
26197 GBP/year
11500 GBP/year
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Learn from clinicians and academics in a unique research environment. This Cardiovascular Medicine: From Molecules to Man course from University of Sheffield gives you insight into cutting-edge research, both in the lab and in the clinic. You'll work alongside experts in the cardiovascular field for a hypothesis-driven laboratory research project. 

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The Cardiovascular Medicine: From Molecules to Man course at University of Sheffield is delivered by experts within the cardiovascular field, both clinicians and academics. 

It provides a unique research environment within which students can learn valuable transferable skills encompassing the full range of activity from discovery science at the laboratory bench to the hospital clinic/bedside. 

The research project forms the major part of your studies, during which time you will be integrated into the department as a member of an established research team.

Learning Outcomes  

A Master of Research (MRes) degree, while containing some taught elements, focuses more on research skills. The course will:

  • Provide a good understanding of the basic science as well as some clinical insight into pathological conditions.
  • Give insight into cutting edge research, both in the lab and in the clinic.
  • Provide extended experience of a hypothesis-driven laboratory research project alongside experts in the field.

Programme Structure

  • Teaching is delivered by research scientists, clinicians and clinical research managers. It consists of lectures supported by interactive tutorials and seminars. Demonstrations, simulations and practical classes are also used. 
  • Students will attend departmental seminars and Research in Progress meetings as well as research group meetings once the project has started. 

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

  • 2:1 in a relevant science undergraduate degree. 
  • A 2:2 may be considered with strong performance in research-related modules. 
  • We also welcome medical graduates as well as UK medical undergraduates wishing to intercalate. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26197 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26197 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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