Bournemouth University: Animation (Master of Research - MRes)

InstitutionBournemouth University View institution profile
Department Department of Media Production
Telephone 01202 961916
Study type Research


A Master's by Research (MRes) course allows you to embark upon a research degree by undertaking a research project at Master's level which will be assessed via submission of a thesis and a viva voce.​ This course allows you to explore a specific research question that interests you and by undertaking this degree within our Faculty of Media & Communication you'll have access to leading academics and BU's technical facilties and information resources.

You will also be part of BU's wider postgraduate community and have access to the suite of research, professional and personal training offered through the Graduate School and your Academic faculty.

We strongly encourage collaboration across specialisms, and an MRes provides an opportunity to work with supervisors from various backgrounds to deliver truly impactful research.

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Qualification Master of Research - MRes
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

An Honours degree at 2:1 or higher. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.5 (Academic) or above.


Research project.

Location Lansdowne Campus
Christchurch Road


EU 4200 GBP for Whole course
England 4200 GBP for Whole course
Northern Ireland 4200 GBP for Whole course
Scotland 4200 GBP for Whole course
Wales 4200 GBP for Whole course
International 13500 GBP for Whole course

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Why BU?
We offer an extensive range of postgraduate taught courses, as well as doctoral opportunities. If you study at BU, you’re choosing be fully prepared for professional practice, to gain industry accreditation and to take advantage of the placement opportunities available on some courses.

At BU we value excellence, achievement, authenticity, creativity and responsibility, but we also believe in having fun and making new friends. A further benefit of being a part of our postgraduate community is its sheer diversity – our staff and students come from over 100 countries and our outlook is truly global. Our ...

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