Masters in Human Medicine

Human medicine is a multidisciplinary field concerned with the study of the human body and its health conditions, so that diseases can be treated and prevented properly. Human medicine is a health science follows the track set by biomedical research and is also connected to therapeutics, nosology, medical humanities, urgent care, pharmacogenomics, medical ethics and other fields.

The study of human health has been a sensitive subject even from ancient times, when traditional medicine developed. Techniques are constantly developing and discoveries that improve the treatment of diseases strongly influence medical practice. Students who enrol in a Bachelor’s degree in human medicine can focus on medical specialisations such as genetics, immunology, neuroscience, toxicology, nutrition sciences, anatomy and many others. These specializations are also available as Master’s degree courses and offer an in-depth study of different aspects of human health.

Graduates of human medicine have the prospects to become health professionals such as bioengineers, pharmacists, therapists, nurses or even laboratory scientists.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Public Health (MPH) Public Health (MPH), Master
  • Any time
  • EEA € 12,898 per year
  • International € 12,898 per year
  • 19 months

Whether you are looking for a career that will enable you to influence the health and wellbeing of populations at a local, national or international level, you can unlock this opportunity with an online Master of Public Health (MPH) at University College Cork Online.

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Medicine and Technology (Biomedical Engineering) Medicine and Technology (Biomedical Engineering), M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • International € 13,500 per year
  • 24 months

The Medicine and Technology (Biomedical Engineering) programme from Technical University of Denmark (DTU) focuses on the design of future diagnostic and treatment methods at hospitals and in the field.

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Family Medicine Family Medicine, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • International € 18,000
  • 18 months

The main aims of the Family Medicine programme from University of Nicosia are to: train clinicians and postgraduate students of medicine in a wide range of knowledge, skills and attitudes appropriate to the practice of Family Medicine in the community and impart and enhance knowledge in the personal, family and social aspects of health, illness and disease.

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Medical Research Medical Research, Master
  • Aug 2017
  • EEA € 0
  • International € 30,200
  • 24 months

The Master's programme in Medical Research from Uppsala University gives motivated students good conditions to proceed with postgraduate studies and the opportunity for informed choice of specialisation and thesis projects. The programme provides a theoretical base, practical experience of two research projects, a broad and deep insight of current biomedical research and a valuable network of contacts with researchers.

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Cardiovascular Science Cardiovascular Science, M.Sc.
  • Oct 2017
  • EEA € 291 per semester
  • International € 291 per semester
  • 24 months

The masters program Cardiovascular Science at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is a consecutive, full-time study program in English, which has the intention to train international students in all aspects of cardiovascular science.

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Medicine and Health Sciences Medicine and Health Sciences, M.Phil.
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 4,121 per year
  • International £ 13,340 per year
  • 24 months

We offer research supervision across a broad range of topics. We are especially interested in applications that include proposals that will contribute to knowledge and practice within the field of Medicine and Health Sciences. This programme is offered by the University of Kent.

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Clinical Research Clinical Research, MRes
  • Aug 2017
  • EEA € 1,984 per year
  • International € 8,700 per year
  • 24 months

The Clinical Research programme in Clinical Research aims to provide students with a thorough understanding of methods in clinical research and sufficient knowledge of clinical specialist areas, for example medical technology, immunology or molecular biology. On the basis of this knowledge, the student will be prepared to write a research protocol and to preform research.

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Organic and Medicinal Chemistry Organic and Medicinal Chemistry, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 0
  • International € 29,037
  • 24 months

The Organic and Medicinal Chemistry Master's programme is offered at University of Gothenburg, Faculty of Science. The programme in organic chemistry and medicinal chemistry offers a challenging education in an exciting, active and dynamic research environment for the chemistry student aspiring to be in the forefront of modern organic chemistry and medicinal chemistry.

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Physician Associate Studies Physician Associate Studies, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 9,200 per year
  • 24 months

Physician Associates will play a vital role in the future of the NHS, improving the lives of thousands of patients. Once qualified, you'll be set for a career as a versatile, dynamic healthcare professional. Working under the supervision of a doctor, you'll be in constant contact with patients, making a difference where it counts. University of East Anglia offers the MSc in Physician Associate Studies degree course.

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Tropical Medicine and International Health Tropical Medicine and International Health, M.Sc.
  • Sep 2017
  • International £ 21,500 per year
  • EEA £ 9,150 per year
  • 12 months

The MS Tropical Medicine & International Health from London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine evelops the careers of doctors whose interest is the practice of medicine in tropical and low- and middle-income countries.

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Oncology Oncology, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 1,984 per year
  • International € 12,000 per year
  • 24 months

The Master Oncology from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam trains you to become a MSc in Oncology with in depth knowledge, attitudes and skills in the field of cancer research. This includes the development, execution, organization and evaluation of scientific research.

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Organic Synthesis/Medicinal Chemistry Organic Synthesis/Medicinal Chemistry, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • International € 13,000 per year
  • 24 months

The master’s programme Organic Synthesis/Medicinal Chemistry at Linköping University aims to provide students with knowledge on the design, synthesis and evaluation of low molecular weight biologically active organic substances. The programme offers advanced level knowledge regarding organic synthesis and pharmaceutically active compounds, as well as supplementary knowledge of medicinal chemistry.

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