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Healthcare Science

World leading research in genetics, cell and molecular biology with outstanding impacts in rehabilitation and ageing, exercise countermeasures and microbial identification.

Our Healthcare Science Research Centre has strong connections with NHS Trusts and regional networks, significant funding and world-class laboratories. Expertise in cardiovascular research, cognitive motor function, nutrition, pharmaceutical chemistry, medical microbiology and neuroscience.

Check if you meet our standard university entrance requirements for research degrees. For details on applying see our applications page. You will also find it helpful to consult the fees information for potential Home/EU and Overseas students.

Guidance notes for applicants

If you wish to discuss your application prior to submission please contact Dr Fiona Wilkinson. For other enquiries please contact the research degrees team at or see the postgraduate website.

If you do not find what you are looking for on this page - why not come along to Manchester Metropolitan's next Postgraduate Courses Fair or book a place on an online Postgraduate Course event?

Self-funded Research Degree Opportunities

Unless a specific date is given, the self-funded opportunities are open throughout the year.

Submit your own idea for a Self-funded PhD

Self-funded research degree opportunities within the Faculty of Science and Engineering are open throughout the year.

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