How to study Medical Sciences MRes in Abroad?


The new medical graduates have got a gap between their skills possessed and the skills required and this will adversely affect their career afterwards. MRes in Medical Science is a programme specially proposed to bridge this gap. The aim of this programme is to provide a Masters level education to the students and equip them with the skills and knowledge required for the research based studies in medical field.

The programme generally includes of four obligatory elements. They are

  • Research skills units
  • Clinical Master class
  • Tutorial/Seminar
  • Two full time research placements (including one written project and one final report)

Application Procedures

Those who wish to pursue this programme abroad should satisfy the entire eligibility criteria as required by the universities there. The application for this should be done online. They should also provide the necessary documents, without which it will not be considered. This can be either uploaded along with the online application form or can be send by post. While sending the documents via post candidates should forward it to the official address as specified by the concerned university or institution. The following documents should be enclosed with it.

  • Two academic references
  • Two referee report forms
  • Photocopies of the degree certificates
  • Proof of certificate for English language proficiency
  • Include research proposal if required for those candidates who are interested in research programmes
  • Recent CV

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates interested in applying for this programme overseas should meet the some eligibility criterion. The minimum qualification required is a under graduate degree in medicine from any reputed university. They must not have any backlogs in the previous academic years also. Some universities invite applications from home medical and dental graduates also. However the eligibility requirements may vary according to various universities.

General Criteria

The general condition required by the all the foreign universities is a good academic background of the candidates. Also they should provide the evidence for proficiency in English language. They must have good scores in either IELTS or TOEFL. GRE scores are also accepted. The minimum marks required for this will vary depending on the universities.

Application Requirements

For Medical Science MRes programme in foreign universities usually an undergraduate degree in medicine is required for the candidates’ admission. The post graduates with relevant experience are also eligible. An important qualification the candidates must satisfy is that they should be proficient in English. Good scores in the related examinations are also a must.



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