This admissions statement should be read in association with the University Admissions Principles and Procedures for Postgraduate Taught Programmes.
Biomedical Sciences Research (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert)
Applicants are expected to have a minimum of a lower second-class honours degree (or international equivalent), and should provide evidence of practical ability.
For information on international equivalent qualifications, please see our International Office website.
For those applicants for whom English is not their first language an IELTS score of 7 overall, with at least 6.5 in each band is required.
Please see our English language requirements policy for further information.
To apply for this programme please complete the online application form, and provide the following documents:
Two academic references
An up-to-date CV
Verified degree transcript
IELTS certificate (where applicable)
Applications are considered independently by two members of the admissions team and judged according to the criteria set out in the Admissions Principles and Procedures.
When the two admissions team members disagree, a third independent view is sought from another member of the team.
We aim to process complete applications and to make decisions within 21 days of receipt of all supporting documents required.
Deferred entry is possible.
The School upholds the principles of equality and diversity, respect and dignity. Candidates are not discriminated against on the grounds of race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, sexuality, religion or belief, disability, health or age.
Applicants should respond to an offer within 40 days, after which time it will expire.
International self-funding students are required to pay a £1,000 deposit. Further information will be provided in your offer document, and payment can be made online on the programme deposits payment website.
Mrs Ruth Batterham
Graduate School Office
School of Medical Sciences
BS8 1TD, UK
Tel: +44 (0) 117 331 1599
Fax: +44 (0) 117 331 1889