MRes in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences

Imperial College London

Program Description

MRes in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences

Imperial College London

MRes in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences

This research-based course provides a highly specialised biochemical education and practical training.

It will give you the fundamental skills to enable you to enter a research career in modern biochemical research in industry or academia.

There is considerable flexibility and you will be able to focus on specialist subjects consistent with your interests and career intentions.

This course will be of great benefit to graduates in biochemistry, biology, structural biology and related disciplines.

Structure

You will be trained in the fundamental skills that will enable you to enter a research career. There is considerable flexibility and you will be able to focus on specialist subjects consistent with your interests and career intentions. Research projects are available in the wide range of subjects and choices are made in consultation with expert staff.

RESEARCH PROJECT AREAS

  • Biological chemistry
  • Biological structure and function
  • Biophysics
  • Cell and molecular biology, including neurosciences
  • Molecular microbiology and infection
  • Structural biology
  • Glycobiology
  • Immunology
  • Molecular biosciences
  • Plant and microbial sciences

COMPULSORY MODULES

  • Induction
  • Three 15 or 16 week research projects, each assessed by a 7,000 word report and a viva.
  • Three research presentations
  • Safety course
  • Professional skills training

Workshops and Master Classes in professional skills are organised by the Graduate School.

Minimum academic requirement

2.1 Honours degree and a commitment to a career in biosciences research.

International qualifications

The academic requirement above is for applicants who hold or who are studying for UK qualifications.

We also accept a wide variety of international qualifications.

English language requirements

All candidates must demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency for admission to the College.

For admission to this course, you must achieve the standard College requirement in the appropriate English language qualification.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated November 17, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2016
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
9,400 GBP
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Deadline
Start date Oct. 2016
Place
United Kingdom London, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 9,400 GBP
- Home/EU; £26,700 - Overseas