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

Our Bioscience (Biomedicine) 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 project adverts below. You will also find it helpful to consult the fees and funding page for potential Home/EU and Overseas students.

For enquiries around your project or interests in your subject area, please contact the research degrees team at

For direct application queries, please contact

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?

Research Degree Scholarships

Self-funded Research Degree Opportunities

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

Research Study