48 months
28000 EUR/year
4596 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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University of Nottingham's Biosciences MRes in Biosciences offers the opportunity to tailor your study to your individual research interests. With scope to study in one or more areas, our research degrees in biosciences can springboard to a career in multidisciplinary research.


Key facts

While at University of Nottingham's Biosciences you will have access to our extensive, well-equipped laboratories and facilities on Sutton Bonington Campus. You will join a vibrant research community, learn from early career and established research leaders, develop your transferable skills and graduate with high level training to equip you for a career in research.

Programme Structure

  • An MRes is a one-year course that includes an original independent research project worth 160 credits.
  • You’ll also study 20 credits of taught modules. You can choose from a selection of masters-level modules and transferable skills training.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 96 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • multiple start dates


180 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject or 2:2 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject with a Merit at masters level; other qualifications may also be accepted.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28000 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • National

    4596 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4596 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 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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