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4864F - Biofabrication and Bioprinting MRes

Biofabrication and Bioprinting MRes

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Start in: September 2021

Our Biofabrication and Bioprinting MRes combines expert teaching and research components in medical sciences.

Overview

The taught part of the course includes biofabrication and bioprinting specific content. You have the flexibility to select complementary modules and develop a bespoke course. You will also have training in general research principles, professional and key skills.

Biofabrication and bioprinting is a competitive research area.

The MRes is for graduates of:

  • life sciences
  • biomaterials
  • other relevant science or engineering disciplines

It is also for intercalating and qualified MBBS or BDS students. You can study the course as a stand-alone qualification or as an entry route to a PhD or MD.

The course allows you to experience a competitive research area. This is an area that is competitive around the world. It has roots in academia but also prevalent in industry.

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What you'll learn

You'll study subject-specific content in biofabrication and bioprinting research. You'll to these modules from a broad range of complementary options.

Your 24-week research project comprises the major element of the course. It will be under the supervision of an expert academic researcher. The will be in the field of biofabrication and bioprinting research.

Modules

You will study modules on this course. A module is a unit of a course with its own approved aims and outcomes and assessment methods.

Qualifications explained

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How you'll learn

Your development

You'll develop a range of research and practical laboratory skills.

 

Your future

Our Biofabrication and Bioprinting MRes course provides a pathway for a career involving a working knowledge of scientific research. This is in academia and industry and are excellent preparation for a PhD.

Further Study

This course provides a route into PhD level study as well as a range of career routes.

Careers

Graduates from the Faculty of Medical Sciences MRes at Newcastle have gone on to work as:

  • project manager
  • research associate
  • associate consultant
  • senior analysts
  • research scientist
  • Marie Curie early-stage researcher
  • clinical research associate
  • medical information and patient safety executive
  • medical writer
  • medical doctor
  • research laboratory technician
  • sales representative
  • immunology development manager

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Quality and ranking

All professional accreditations are reviewed regularly by their professional body

Facilities

You'll study in the Faculty of Medical Sciences. It sits within the Newcastle University City Centre campus.

The Faculty is also home to:

  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Psychology
  • Pharmacy

It is on the same site as Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary hospital. We are one of the largest integrated teaching/hospital complexes in the country.

Our facilities include:

  • individual research laboratories
  • a dedicated medical library with a wide range of specialist books and journals
  • hi-tech computer clusters and study spaces
  • dedicated facilities for a range of key bioscience applications. These include flow cytometry, bioinformatics, imaging, genomics and proteomics.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees for 2021 entry (per year)

What you're paying for

Tuition fees include the costs of:

  • matriculation
  • registration
  • tuition (or supervision)
  • library access
  • examination
  • re-examination
  • graduation

Some of our degrees involve additional costs which are not covered by your tuition fees.

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  • additional costs
  • living costs
  • tuition fees, including how to pay them and available discounts

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Entry requirements

The entrance requirements below apply to 2021 entry.

Qualifications from outside the UK

English Language requirements

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Questions about this course?

If you have specific questions about this course you can contact:

UK students should contact:
Medical Sciences Graduate School
Email: mres-enquiries@ncl.ac.uk

International students should contact:
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Email: biomed-international-pg@ncl.ac.uk

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