Study Human Medicine in United Kingdom

Study Human Medicine in United Kingdom

Studying Human Medicine

Human medicine is the study and practice of diagnosis, treatment and disease prevention of patients, with the purpose of improving their well-being. When student gain enough knowledge to put their courses into practice, they become well-trained doctors choosing from wide range of specializations.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The UK has one of the most cosmopolitan societies within Europe and you will study with people from all over the world. The variety of universities and degrees is broad and degrees will be accepted worldwide.

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164 Human Medicine Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.A. History of Science, Medicine, Environment and Technology

The History of Science, Medicine, Environment and Technology programme at the University of Kent is unique in teaching the collective history of science, medicine, environment and technology. It is also unique as it offers modules that combine imperial, ethical, and military history with general areas of history of science and medicine.

School of History
M.Sc. Drug Discovery and Translational Biology

The rapid transformation in the nature of drug discovery means that knowledge of related disciplines, and the technologies used, is essential for those considering a career in commercial or academic research.The Drug Discovery and Translational Biology programme is offered at The University of Edinburgh.

College of Science & Engineering
M.Sc. Medicinal Chemistry

How are drugs designed? This qualification focuses on the latest developments in this critical area of contemporary medical therapy, while developing a wide range of skills associated with postgraduate study. The Medicinal Chemistry programme is offered at The Open University UK.

M.Sc. Medical Molecular Biology with Genetics

Students choosing to study the Medical Molecular Biology with Genetics MSc from Bangor University will enjoy a highly integrated postgraduate course, which combines modern in-depth molecular biology and genetics knowledge and theories, with extensive hands-on practical experience in their application in the medical laboratory.

School of Medical Sciences
Postgrad.Cert. Clinical Ophthalmic Practice

The Clinical Ophthalmic Practice at University College London (UCL) is the first blended learning postgraduate programme in the UK to be designed for nurses and allied health professionals working in ophthalmology. Developed by two global centres of expertise, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and UCL, this collaboration ensures that students have access to experts in their fields.

M.Sc. Reproductive and Sexual Health Research

The MS in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research offered by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is Europe’s only graduate course in reproductive health research and is designed for those interested in acquiring the research skills necessary to conduct policy-relevant research into sexual and reproductive health.

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
M.Sc. Medical Biotechnology and Business Management

Developed out of our very successful Biotechnology, Bioprocessing & Business Management MSc, the Medical Biotechnology and Business Management course from the University of Warwick provides knowledge and understanding of the key technical, business and societal issues relevant to the operation and development of medical biotechnology industries and equips the student to make original and informed contributions to advance and develop these industries.

School of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Respiratory Medicine

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales. On successful completion of this Respiratory Medicine course, you will receive a University of South Wales Masters award.

M.Sc. Nanomedicine

Take advantage of one of our 100 Master’s Scholarships to study at Swansea University, the Times Good University Guide’s Welsh University of the Year 2017. Postgraduate loans are also available to English and Welsh domiciled students. For more information on fees and funding please visit our website.

Swansea University Medical School
M.Sc. Clinical Embryology

This one year, residential, taught MSc aims to provide graduate students, scientists and clinicians with highly advanced theoretical and practical understanding of human reproductive biology, embryology, infertility and assisted reproductive technology (ART) along with intensive ‘hands-on’ practical training in essential laboratory skills and the sophisticated gamete micromanipulation techniques associated with ART.

M.Sc. Drug Development Science

This programme is for those working in or seeking to work in the field of clinical drug development. It covers all aspects of the clinical development process through from the earliest studies to post marketing activities. It will enhance knowledge and skills in all aspects of clinical research, drug regulation and drug safety.

School of Biomedical Sciences
M.Sc. History of Science, Technology and Medicine

This innovative MSc programme aims to provide a comprehensive historical introduction to nineteenth- and twentieth-century science, technology and medicine in their wider social, economic, cultural and political contexts, including science communication and the relationship between science and the public.

Faculty of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Trauma Surgery

Take advantage of one of our 100 Master’s Scholarships to study at Swansea University, the Times Good University Guide’s Welsh University of the Year 2017. Postgraduate loans are also available to English and Welsh domiciled students. For more information on fees and funding please visit our website.

Swansea University Medical School
M.Sc. Critical Care

If you are a clinician, a senior nurse or an allied health professional working in critical care, this programme is designed to give you a thorough grounding in critical care medicine, together with the tools to maintain your knowledge over a course of advanced, specialist instruction. We aim to ensure that you acquire the theoretical understanding and skills to advance and promote knowledge in this specialty and develop your leadership skills.

M.Phil. Medical Science

The Cambridge Institute offers a one-year full-time MPhil programme of research under individual supervision of Principal investigators based in CIMR. This course can also be taken as part-time option over two years. During their MPhil the students are based in a research group, supported by their primary supervisor and the CIMR Graduate Education Committee.

M.Sc. Applied Medical Sciences

Applied Medical Sciences MSci, University College London (UCL). This MSci combines training in the biological sciences with particular reference to human health, so that graduates are familiar with human biology and medicine. Students have the opportunity to specialise and emerge in a strong position both to lead medical science in the future and work in sectors where knowledge of medicine is an advantage. A three-year BSc programme is also available.

M.Sc. Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry

The Masters in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry will extend your depth and breadth of knowledge in all branches of chemistry, but with some specialisation in medicinal chemistry, suitable for a professional medicinal chemist capable of conducting research.

School of Chemistry
M.Sc. Genomic Medicine

This is new course aimed at students from a wide range of backgrounds (from basic scientists to all levels of healthcare professionals). It is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to be able to interpret and understand genomic data that increasingly impacts on service delivery to patients and the community.

Master Graduate Medicine

For those who already have at least a 2:1 in an appropriate science degree, there is an option to pursue the MBBS qualification in five years through the Graduate Medicine programme. A key aim of the Imperial Graduate Medicine programme is to identify and train the academic clinicians of tomorrow and, as such, is particularly suited to those students who are interested in pursuing a career in academic medicine. Our aim is to provide a clinical research experience within the first two years, in addition to subsequent learning opportunities throughout the 5 year programme.

M.Sc. Human Evolutionary Sciences

The Human Evolutionary Sciences MSci is unique to UCL, and builds upon the Human Sciences BSc. This interdisciplinary degree draws on teaching from a range of science and non-science departments, and allows students to extend their specialised knowledge of human evolution.

Faculty of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Human Health and Disease - Diploma

The MSc in Human Health and Disease brings together experts to deliver courses in toxicology, environmental medicine, physiology and nutrition to offer a unique curriculum related to human health and disease.

School of Life Sciences
LL.M. Medical Law and Ethics

Study the ethical and legal issues that arise in medical and healthcare practice, and produce a significant piece of independent research work in your Major Project.

Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences
M.Sc. PG Dip/PG Cert Genomic Medicine

As a jointly taught programme, the MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert Genomic Medicine delivered by both King’s and St George’s, University of London, students will benefit from the breadth of expertise provided by both institutions including their membership of the South London NHS Genome Medicine Centre.

M.Sc. Simulation and Patient Safety

This three year masters programme will enable you to apply innovative educational methods and processes to improve patient outcomes. Explore an in-depth range of simulation-based learning techniques and be equipped with the skills required to plan and conduct your dissertation.

M.Sc. Immunology

This MSci is a five-year Integrated Masters degree with entry into either Year 1 with Highers or Year 2 with Advanced Highers or A Levels. Immunology is the study of how the body defends itself against disease. It helps us understand how the immune system is tricked into attacking its own tissue, leading to diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes or allergy. The degree is for suitable for those who want to specialise in a single biomedical science. It’s particularly relevant if you want to pursue a research career.

Master Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine

The Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Singapore’s newest medical school, offers a five-year undergraduate programme leading to a medical degree (MBBS) awarded jointly by Imperial and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU).

MSc/PgDip Neonatal Medicine

This programme provides a highly marketable academic qualification for hospital practitioners and trainees, nursing, paramedical and other professionals who are involved in the multidisciplinary care of neonates and very young children.The programme provides training and education in the identification, critical appraisal and implementation of more effective treatments based on a sound knowledge of relevant research evidence, clinical practice, anatomy and pathophysiology.

Cardiff School of Medicine
M.Sc. Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine (PGDip)

The MSc in Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine is specifically designed for medically or dentistry qualified practitioners who wish to develop their theoretical and clinical skills in the field of cosmetic medicine. This course seeks to develop future leaders in aesthetic practice by offering high quality training at an internationally recognised institution.

Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences
M.Sc. Sports and Exercise Medicine

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales. On successful completion of this Sports and Exercise Medicine course, you will receive a University of South Wales Masters award.

M.Sc. Clinical Trials (distance Learning)

This online Masters degree is suitable for those who have general or specialist experience in clinical trials and aims to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis and reporting of clinical trials as well as for those wishing to gain an understanding of trials before moving into this increasingly important field."

University of London International Programmes
M.Sc. Occupational and Environmental Medicine PhD/MSc By Research

The Institute of Occupational and Environmental Medicine is a World Health Organization Collaboration Centre in Occupational Health and has links with scientists in many countries. Research fro the Occupational and Environmental Medicine PhD/MSc By Research from University of Birmingham is divided into two overlapping and complementary areas: environment-oriented areas, which follow the tradition of preventive medicine with a focus on causal determinants; and outcome-oriented areas, which are based on clinical medicine and epidemiology.

School of Medicine
M.Sc. Clinical Anatomy

This MSc in Clinical Anatomy from Queen's University Belfast aims to provide students with a greater understanding of advanced human anatomy including appropriate radiological anatomy, microscopic anatomy and embryology.

School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences
MRes Translational Medicine and Therapeutics

Our Translational Medicine and Therapeutics MRes is a research-based course with a taught component that is equivalent to an MSc. It provides a springboard into a career that involves a working knowledge of scientific research.

Faculty of Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Translational Cardiovascular Medicine

The Translational Cardiovascular Medicine from University of Bristol aims to develop your interest in translational cardiovascular research and medicine and equip you with an enhanced knowledge, understanding and critical awareness of the current approaches and emerging research in this area.

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
M.Sc. Cancer Pharmacology

The Cancer Pharmacology course from University of Bradford is designed to provide you with a 'state-of-the-art' course in modern cancer pharmacology that meets the demand of employers and provides an expert view of the available cancer medicines and the development of new cancer therapies.

Faculty of Life Sciences
Postgrad.Dip. Physician Associate Studies

The PG Dip in Physician Associate Studies in Swansea is one of the first courses of its kind in Wales. Developed as a collaborative venture between Swansea University Medical School and the College of Human and Health Sciences, this integrated two year course will teach students the knowledge and clinical skills they require to pass the National Certification Examination and start work as a Physician Associate.

Swansea University Medical School
M.Chem. Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry B.Sc.

The search for new drugs to combat serious ailments such as cancer, heart disease and and bacterial and viral infections remains an exciting challenge at the forefront of medical research. The pharmaceutical industry has a need for highly skilled graduates with a strong background in organic chemistry, coupled with a broad understanding of pharmacology and related biochemical areas.

Chemistry
M.Sc. Occupational Medicine

The programme is delivered by distance learning and is designed for all doctors working in occupational medicine who intend to prepare for the Associateship examination of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine.

School of Medicine
Master Experimental Therapeutics

The Department of Oncology and the Department for Continuing Education offer the part-time MSc in Experimental Therapeutics, bringing together some of Oxford's leading clinicians and scientists to deliver an advanced modular programme designed for those in full-time employment.

M.Sc. Medical Imaging

The MSc Medical Imaging is aimed at training graduates for careers in this exciting multidisciplinary area and provides a judicious mix of theoretical and applied topics. Our programme will train you up for a career in the exciting, multidisciplinary field of medical imaging, and provide you with a judicious mix of theoretical and applied understanding, all of that at the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Surrey.

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Postgrad.Dip. Advanced Musculoskeletal Assessment and Practice

We offer two musculoskeletal pathways which enable you, as a clinician, to assess and manage patients with a range of musculoskeletal conditions beyond your normal scope of practice. Optional modules allow you to expand your musculoskeletal practice with a focus on imaging, including ultrasonography, or a focus on patient management including injection therapy.

School of Health and Human Sciences
Master Sports Cardiology MSc

Sports Cardiology will equip you with first-hand experience of cardiac screening of athletes, cardiovascular evaluation of elite athletes, managing athletes with heart disease and emergency response planning in sport arenas

M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Medicine with Clinical Pharmacology

Pharmaceutical companies and health-related organisations increasingly demand experienced staff with expert knowledge. Our part-time, modular Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programme is designed to fit in with full-time employment to help you balance work commitments with learning.

Health and Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Medicine

This challenging, rewarding programme will develop your medical knowledge, clinical and research skills, attitudes, awareness of and enthusiasm for many fields of medicine, helping you to become a highly competent, compassionate and strongly motivated doctor. Our accelerated, graduate entry programme is the largest of its kind in the UK, providing first-class training facilities in local hospitals, and early clinical experience and one-to-one supervision in clinical placements.

M.Phil. Medical Science (Medicine)

Studies are carried out by science graduates, medical students combining clinical training and clinically qualified doctors undertaking scientific training. Research covers the whole spectrum of medical science from basic biology to clinical therapies.

M.Sc. Diagnostic Imaging

The Diagnostic Imaging MSc programme from University of Leeds is designed to match the professional development needs of the diagnostic imaging practitioner and the changing needs of patients in the modern healthcare system. It aims to develop highly competent practitioners who can make a real contribution to healthcare services.

Faculty of Medicine and Health
M.Sc. Medical Sciences

Our Medical Sciences MSc provides you with a broad education in medical sciences at Master's level. A major strength of the course is its clinical and translational nature. Expert scientists and clinicians from the Faculty of Medical Sciences deliver the taught modules.

Faculty of Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Medical Anthropology

Brunel was the first university in Europe to establish a Master's degree in Medical Anthropology. Since then we have continued to develop our programme to reflect the changing world in which we live. In short, Medical Anthropology can be described as the study of cultural beliefs and practices associated with the origin, recognition and management of health and illness in different social and cul

College of Business, Arts and Social Sciences
M.A. History - History of Medicine - PGDip, PGCert

Oxford Brookes University, where the / PGDip / PGCert History - History of Medicine programme is offered, is the home of the Centre for Medical Humanities, which is renowned nationally and internationally for its innovative and cutting-edge scholarship.

Department of History, Philosophy and Religion
MRes Nutrition and Metabolic Disorders

This rewarding research-based programme will prepare you for a career in nutrition research, clinical environment or the health industry. With an increasing need for research experts in nutrition, collaborate with internationally renowned experts in the field to tackle modern metabolic diseases and the impact on human health.

M.Sc. Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative Medicine includes a range of pharmaceutical related approaches, where small molecules and biologicals are used to stimulate the body’s innate repair systems, as well as the use of cell based therapies, and bioactive scaffolds.

Master Programmes
M.Sc. Medical Imaging

This Medical Imaging MS programme from University of Leeds is designed for recent graduates preparing for a career in medical imaging, professionals already working in the field, and medical students wishing to intercalate.

Faculty of Medicine and Health
M.A. History of Medicine

The History of Medicine MA will take you from classical antiquity to the 21st century, covering classical antiquity, medieval, early modern and modern periods.

School of History, Classics and Archaeology
M.Sc. Nuclear Medicine: Science & Practice

The Nuclear Medicine: Science & Practice course will give you the skills to deliver safe, high-quality nuclear medicine services based on training in a strong scientific and academic framework in an approved structured service environment.

Taught programmes
M.Sc. Occupational Therapy (Pre-registration)

The course utilises principles of enquiry based learning, in which students are signposted to areas of enquiry relevant to the level of learning and work in both groups and individually, to identify deficits in knowledge and the ways in which their learning can be facilitated. University sessions are used to introduce concepts, consolidate knowledge and to facilitate student learning in relation to the application of theoretical knowledge to occupational therapy practice.

M.Sc. Medicinal Chemistry

This MSc course will train a new generation of biologically and pharmaceutically-aware graduates who can design and synthesize molecules that have therapeutic actions within the body. Their mission is to invent more selective and safer drugs to fight and cure disease.

Master MCh Minimally Invasive Surgery

This course offered at Canterbury Christ Church University is for qualified medical practitioners with a minimum of 3 years' post-qualification clinical experience. It is one of the few courses in the UK with the option to study a full MCh in Minimally Invasive Surgery and with guidance from world renowned leaders in the field of advancing laparoscopic surgical techniques.

Master Medicine Graduate Entry (MBBCh)

This degree accepts high performing students from recognised feeder streams aiming to offer comprehensive preparation for a rewarding working life as a foundation doctor in the NHS and your career beyond. The course is structured over five years to allow you to acquire knowledge, clinical skills and professional attitudes within an integrated spiral curriculum. 

Cardiff School of Medicine
Postgrad.Dip. Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales. On successful completion of this Preventative Cardiovascular Medicine course, you will receive a University of South Wales Postgraduate Diploma.

M.Sc. Evidence-based Medicine

This course gives you the opportunity to study the central aspects of evidence-based medicine and to focus these on your specific area of clinical practice.

School of Health & Social Care
M.Sc. Skin Science and Regenerative Medicine

The Skin Science and Regenerative Medicine research-led Master's course from University of Bradford is designed to enable you to understand the biology behind, and applications of, a cutting edge area of the biosciences - regenerative medicine - using the skin as a main focus.

Faculty of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Palliative Medicine

The Academic Unit of Palliative Medicine within the Division of Oncology runs this modular MSc in Palliative Medicine. The aim of the programme is to enable you to pursue in-depth study of aspects of palliative medicine, to analyse critically the evidence base of current practice as it applies to your work environment, and to acquire the skills to enhance your teaching and pursue clinical research in palliative care.

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
M.Sc. Cancer Drug Discovery

The Cancer Drug Discovery course from University of Bradford is designed to provide students with a 'state-of-the-art' education in modern drug discovery, which meets the demand of employers in the pharmaceutical industry.

Faculty of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Medicinal Plant Science

This Medicinal Plant Science course is designed to respond to the growing market in the use of medicinal plants and natural products, which needs professional expertise to support its quality, analysis and development.

Faculty of Science and Technology
Master Medicine with a Preliminary Year (MBBCh)

This degree will prepare you for a rewarding working life as a foundation doctor in the NHS and your career beyond. The course is structured over five years to allow you to acquire knowledge, clinical skills and professional attitudes within an integrated spiral curriculum. The aim is to produce great clinicians who understand people and the environment in which we live.

Cardiff School of Medicine
Master Medicine

At Cambridge, we offer two medicine courses – the Standard Course and the Graduate Course. With both, our aim is to educate students to become compassionate, thoughtful, skilled members – and leaders – of the medical profession.