Bioscience (Neuroscience) at Keele University - UCAS

Keele University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Bioscience (Neuroscience) (Taught)

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Course summary

Advance your bioscience graduate skills and expertise in cutting-edge research on our MRes Bioscience (Neuroscience) programme. As a pathway to progressing on to PhD study or a career in a variety of industries this programme provides you with the all-important subject knowledge, varied research skills and the necessary time and experience in state-of-the-art research laboratories. Why choose this course?

  • In collaboration with academics, clinicians and industry we conduct our neuroscience research in pre-clinical models and patient populations to better understand the central nervous system
  • Develop diverse research skills in state-of-the-art laboratories
  • Opportunity to undertake a substantial independent research project
  • Potential to undertake a national or international placement at an external organisation for your independent research project
  • Benefit from expert, world-leading researchers from the School of Life Sciences
Our MRes in Bioscience (Neuroscience) is a one-year research-based master's degree. The programme provides you with an excellent opportunity to spend concentrated time in a research environment for preparing for further study at PhD level or a career in a variety of industries. The core part of the programme is a major piece of independent research in the field of neuroscience which you will undertake in semesters two and three. This full-time project enables you to experience working at the current and cutting edge of research in your chosen area. You may undertake the project at an external institution, nationally or internationally to increase your experience of working in a subject-related laboratory. This is dependent on the type of project being undertaken and the research links of the lead project supervisor. About Keele Keele University was established in 1949 by the former Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Founded to meet the needs of a changing world, Keele has always had a pioneering vision to be a different kind of university. We excel in both teaching and research, with some of the most satisfied students in England, and research that is changing lives for the better at a regional, national and global level. Our beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the biggest in Britain – but all the most important services and facilities are on your doorstep, with accommodation, teaching spaces, facilities including a medical centre, sports centre and pharmacy, and a range of shops, eateries and entertainment venues – including the Students’ Union – clustered around the centre.


For information regarding modules for this course, please visit the course page on the Keele University website.

Entry requirements

Typical offer: 2:2 degree in a bioscience, medical, or pharmacology related subject

Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

Information relating to the tuition fees and funding options for this course can be viewed on the Keele University website.
Bioscience (Neuroscience) at Keele University - UCAS