|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A first or a good 2:1 (usually BSc, or equivalent) in a relevant subject
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
This course will develop your research skills and your understanding of plant and microbial biology. You will work in a research community focused on doing novel and relevant research.
An MRes degree consists of a series of modules, including an extended individual research project. You’ll get advanced training in research methods, generic skills and subject-specific techniques. You’ll also develop a range of problem-solving, technical and communication skills.
Advanced statistical analyses
Advanced practical skills and techniques
How to develop as a future research leader
By being embedded in our state-of-the-art research laboratories you will gain specific skills in advanced techniques that may include genome sequencing and analysis, mass spectrometry and advanced imaging techniques.