City, University of London

Course Introduction

The MRes Clinical Research provides training in quantitative and qualitative research methods and applied data analysis for application in clinical settings. This course has been designed for students who wish to develop their quantitative and qualitative research methods and applied data analysis, from basic to advanced levels to advance their careers and become leaders in their clinical field.

The MRes Clinical Research will provide you with training in quantitative and qualitative research methods and applied data analysis from basic to advanced levels as well as provide opportunities to apply this research knowledge to clinical settings. We will enable you to produce high quality, publishable research and give you the skills and knowledge to develop your clinical academic research career to become a leader in your clinical field. You will learn from experts in clinical research who are renowned nationally and internationally.

Formal assessments will be conducted via: essays, a systematic review, a research proposal, critical reviews, written examinations and a research project on an approved topic. As a student on this course you will receive the research and academic training to become a clinical academic researcher across all health service settings including the NHS, charities, industry, government, private practice and academic and research settings. You will gain vital transferable skills which are applicable to all health and medical related careers where attention to detail, conducting research and evaluation for evidence based practice, and report writing is a career advantage. MRes Clinical Research graduates may also choose to advance to doctoral studies on completion of the programme.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £8,500 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £8,500 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £16,000 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £4,250 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £4,250 European Fees
2 years
Part Time
Masters in Research (MRes) £8,000 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should have: an upper second-class honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution with an upper second-class mark or international equivalent in a dissertation; significant clinical experience, and can demonstrate the ability to undertake Level 7 academic studies as determined by successful completion of a recognised HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic Programme Internship.
  • International entry requirements: Students whose first language is not English, the following qualification is required: IELTS: 7.0.
  • IELTS score: 7