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.

329 Human Medicine Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Gerontology and Later Life Studies

This Gerontology and Later Life Studies programme at University of the West of Scotland has been designed to cater for a range of professionals with relevant experience and interest in working with older people. It has been designed to have particular appeal to health and social care professionals and also those professionals who are working in the third sector (i.e. for charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises).

School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery
M.Sc. Person-Centred Practice

The routes in the Person-Centred Practice Framework from Queen Margaret University seek to influence and enable the transformative processes of personal and professional development through engagement, facilitation and evaluation of person-centred teaching and learning approaches. 

School of Health Sciences
M.Sc. Physician Associate Studies

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.

Norwich Medical School
M.Res. Oral Cancer

The Oral Cancer course from University of Dundee is the only MRes programme in the UK with a specific focus on oral cancer. It provides a robust and wide-reaching education in both fundamental and applied cancer biology, together with focused training in laboratory research and associated methodology. 

School of Dentistry
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
MDPH Dental Public Health

The University of Dundee's Masters in Dental Public Health (MDPH) will prepare you for a career in promoting and improving oral health at a population level.

School of Dentistry
Postgraduate Certificate 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. Clinical Ophthalmology

The one-year Clinical Ophthalmology MSc at University College London (UCL) will enhance your knowledge of common ocular diseases, ophthalmic surgical and laser procedures, clinical anatomy and ocular therapeutics. You will develop analytical skills for solving clinical cases and evaluating published research, and gain valuable research experience through the opportunity to undertake a clinical library-based dissertation.

M.Sc. Pain Management

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

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
Postgraduate Certificate Postgraduate Certificate in Advancing Healthcare Practice

This qualification will help you develop knowledge, understanding and skills important to improving the quality of healthcare in your local setting, whatever your role. This Postgraduate Certificate in Advancing Healthcare Practice is offered by The Open University UK.

The Open University UK Health and Social Care
Postgraduate Diploma Obesity and Weight Management

Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales. On successful completion of this Obesity and Weight Management course, you will receive a University of South Wales Postgraduate Diploma award.

M.Sc. Medicinal Chemistry

The Master of Science in Medical Chemistry at The Open University UK teaches students the mechanisms behind drug development and the steps to take to get from concept to clinic. The Master’s degree focuses on medical research methodologies, trends in medical chemistry and molecular dynamics. Find drugs that help alleviate cancer, heart and infectious diseases, neuropharmacology and inflammation.

The Open University UK Science
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.A. Bioethics & Society

Advances in biomedicine, neuroscience, and public health raise some of the most difficult ethical and societal questions today. The Bioethics & Society programme allows you to study these questions drawing on concepts, theories, and methods from philosophy and the social sciences. This will enable you to understand how bioethics influences the world, and how you could make an impact.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
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
Postgraduate Certificate Glaucoma

Our distance learning Postgraduate Certificate in Glaucoma has been developed to allow students to enhance their skill and knowledge in key areas with the opportunity to obtain quality postgraduate qualifications in a flexible and supportive environment.

Cardiff School of Optometry and Vision Sciences
M.Sc. International Nursing and Healthcare

Healthcare is a dynamic and challenging subject, and this innovative course is designed for internationally-educated nurses qualified to British diploma standard who want to develop their knowledge at BSc level before progressing to Masters level studies.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
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.

Postgraduate Certificate Eye Care Governance

The PgCert in Eye Care Governance seeks to provide those involved in the governing of eye care with a qualification that is currently not provided.It is aimed at those who provide advice to eye care commissioners or providers or those who are clinical leads. The core modules include clinical audit, leadership and public health.

Cardiff School of Optometry and Vision Sciences
Postgraduate Diploma Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

The course is highly rigorous, but incredibly rewarding for a motivated candidate wishing to progress quickly in this specialist field. We accept trainees from ST5 and above in breast or plastic surgery from the UK and worldwide. The Oncoplastic Breast Surgery diploma is delivered at University of East Anglia.

Norwich Medical School
M.Sc. Medical Imaging

If you're aiming to work in medical imaging, then you'll want to gain valuable experience using up-to-date medical equipment. That's where we come in. Our excellent reputation for medical imaging training extends across the world, with courses designed to demonstrate academic ability as well as clinical proficiency.

M.Sc. Translational Oncology

Designed in close collaboration with an international team of clinicians and research specialists, the focused MSc in Translational Oncology from The University of Hull provides an understanding of the causes and treatment of cancer from 'bench-to-bedside'. You study both theory and practice to gain the specialist knowledge and skills required to pursue an academic career in cancer research or move into the more applied fields of cancer treatment, hospital pathology or industry.

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

The M.A. in History of Science, Medicine, Environment and Technology at the University of Kent analyses texts, research findings and practices used in these four major fields throughout history. The Master’s course teaches you how to approach and connect concepts from medicine, science, technology and environment in a cultural and global context and also link them with social and political events.

School of History
L.L.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. Cardiology

This internationally recognised course is designed to train healthcare professionals to be the clinical leaders of the future by providing a mix of clinical and professional knowledge relevant to the practice of cardiology in contemporary healthcare.

Brighton and Sussex Medical School
M.Sc. Medical Ultrasound

Take part in an exciting new course designed specifically for those wishing to be ultrasound practitioners. You'll learn all the professional knowledge and skills to work as a Sonographer* in the healthcare sector. A first in the UK, this programme is open to graduates from all backgrounds with clinical placements provided by NHS partners across the region, providing practical applications of the knowledge you learn from studying.

M.A. Medical Law

Study in depth the legal questions raised in the context of medicine including genetics; assisted reproduction; abortion; assisted suicide and euthanasia; advance decisions; autism; psychiatric ethics and mental health law; medical research; organ donations and the allocation of scarce resources.

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.

M.Phil. Medical Science (CRUKCI)

The MPhil course lasts for 12 months, during which time the student is expected to complete a research project, and write and submit a thesis of less than 20,000 words in length. The student will then be examined orally on the thesis and on the wider field of knowledge into which it falls. The students are provided with information which clearly sets out what is expected of them during their period of research in order to obtain their degree.

Master Clinical Research

The Master's of Reseach course is internationally recognised. This course provides a programme of practical and academic study, preparing you for leadership and management in clinical research. It will enable you to promote and drive change within clinical practice. 

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).

M.Sc. Radiography: Oncology Practice - PGDip, PGCert

Radiography exists in a changing professional environment and requires practitioners to continually update and review clinical practice. This course provides a flexible framework to prepare you for advanced practice by studying topics relevant to your needs and those of your clinical departments.

M.Res. 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. 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
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
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
M.Ed. Autism and Learning

This programme is designed for parents, teachers, therapists, care workers and other practitioners involved in supporting individuals on the autism spectrum.

College of Arts and Social Sciences
Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Photography

If you are a practising photographer working in a healthcare setting, this programme offers you the opportunity to extend your knowledge and understanding of the profession and the context in which it is practised. Through a combination of theoretical and practical based assignments, you will advance your photographic skills and critical thinking through evidence-based, reflective practice.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Practice - Audiology

The audiology modules focus on diagnosis and assessment in several specific areas of clinical audiology by providing advanced theoretical knowledge and training. The modules are intended to provide post-registration education and will be included in the accredited CPD training list of the professional body.

M.Phil. Medical Science - Radiology

The University Department of Radiology is fully integrated into Addenbrooke's Hospital and students will work with both University and NHS specialists in their research area. Being able to work well as part of a team is essential, but students must also be self-motivated. They will be working under a supervisor who will guide them through their research project.

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. Anaesthesia (Perioperative)

The Anaesthesia (Perioperative) programme has been designed by Canterbury Christ Church University to meet the personal, professional and educational requirements of anaesthetists wishing to advance their knowledge and skills in perioperative care and quality improvement.

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
M.Sc. Cardiovascular Sciences

Cardiovascular disease is projected to remain the single leading cause of death over the next two decades, accountable for considerable disability and reduction in quality of life. This Masters in Cardiovascular Sciences at University of Glasgow will include specialist training in the epidemiological nature of the disease, in combination with analysis of the cellular and molecular mechanisms that underlie its development.

School of Medicine
M.Res. 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  from University of Suffolk  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.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. Surgical Innovation

The aim of this programme is to provide a solid academic foundation on both clinical and non-clinical topics relevant to modern surgical trainees, as well as other members of the multidisciplinary team. To complete the MSc, there is a research component in addition to the taught component of the Certificate and Diploma.

M.Res. Medical Robotics and Image-Guided Intervention

Medical Robotics and Image Guided Intervention are two technology driven areas of medicine that have experienced tremendous growth and improvement over the last twenty years, partly driven by the surgical aim of progressively less invasive and harmful treatments. This course will provide the research experience required to work within the highly innovative field of medical robotics and surgical technology.

Postgraduate Certificate Difficulties in Literacy Development and Dyslexia

The course includes the elements related to assessment theory and practice required by the Joint Council for Qualifications (2014) in qualifications for specialist teachers who assess pupils and students and make recommendations for access arrangements and reasonable adjustments in relation to external examinations in schools.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
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.Res. Cardiovascular Science

Providing you with an in-depth knowledge of the field and allowing you to gain practical experience working as part of leading research groups in the Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences you will investigate molecular, physiological and pathological processes underlying cardiovascular homeostasis in health and disease.

School of Medicine
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 Osteopathy

The British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) is internationally regarded as one of the world’s best specialist osteopathic education institutions. BCOM has become a world leader in osteopathic education and research with the most full-time academic staff in any UK osteopathic college.

M.Sc. Radiography: Breast Evaluation - PGDip, PGCert

Breast cancer care, diagnosis and treatment exist in a changing professional environment that requires practitioners to continually update and review clinical practice. If you are a registered healthcare practitioner working in the field of breast evaluation, this course is relevant to you.

Postgraduate Diploma 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.