Student Recruitment

National Horizons Centre - Postgraduate Biosciences Preview Event

  • 14 May 2019
  • 1.00PM - 3.30PM
  • Not a public event  |  Booking required: Yes
  • National Horizon Centre, Darlington

Join us at our National Horizons Centre - Postgraduate Biosciences Preview Event



From September 2019 Teesside University will be delivering four brand new biosciences postgraduate courses based in its state-of-the-art National Horizons Centre (NHC).

MRes Biological Sciences
MSc Advanced Biomedical Science
MSc Bioinformatics
MSc Microbiology



Our postgraduate biosciences preview event provides you with an exclusive sneak peek at the new facilities at the NHC, Darlington. Visitors will also hear from the postgraduate course leaders and learn about the exciting research due to take place.

Programme for the day
12.15pm - Free optional transport departs from Teesside University, Middlesbrough campus
1.00pm - Arrival and refreshments
1.15pm - Introduction to National Horizons Centre
1.30pm - Overview of biosciences postgraduate courses
2.15pm - Tour of laboratory facilities
3.00pm - Networking and refreshments
3.30pm - Event closes
4.15pm - Free optional transport arrives at Teesside University, Middlesbrough campus.


The UK bioeconomy supports 5.2m jobs and contributes £220 billion GVA - and its growth potential is huge (Bioscience Facts and Figures, BBSRC, 2017).
The NHC is a £22m state-of-the-art bioscience education, training, research and innovation facility that directly addresses this growth potential. It will specialise in providing the full range of skills for the biosciences sector and in applying digital technologies to improve performance and productivity and foster breakthrough ideas.