UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course is designed to produce scientists with an edge; researchers capable of working at the interface between scientific disciplines and trained to understand the clinical and commercial as well as scientific issues surrounding development of technologies and therapies for disorders of sensory systems.

Course Modules

Introduction to sensory systems, technologies and therapies; research in practice; translating science into the clinic; anatomy and physiology of the audiovestibular system; auditory biophysics and electroacoustics; ocular cell biology, genetics and epidemiology of ocular disease; ocular development in health and disease; visual neuroscience.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Overseas students need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language, e.g. an IELTS qualification (overall grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each of the subtests).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £23,690  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £12,465  Academic year. First year home fees