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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 moment you will step into a UK university campus, you will feel you have entered a fairy tale. The UK campuses are mesmerizing and the student facilities are outstanding. All the modern and unique features of British universities enable you to engage in ground-breaking research and experience top quality teaching and learning.

325 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. 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.A. Educational Neuroscience

This Master's degree in Educational Neuroscience from Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics provides experience of both in-depth theory and hands-on research in the emerging area of educational neuroscience. 

Postgraduate courses
M.A. History of Science and Medicine

This Master's degree in History of Science and Medicine at Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics explores how the formidable forces of science and medicine have fundamentally shaped who we are. 

Postgraduate courses
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 provides knowledge and understanding of the key technical, business and societal issues relevant to the operation and development of medical biotechnology industries.

School of Life Sciences
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. 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.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 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 Certificate Medical Simulation

We understand how difficult it can be for busy professionals to develop their knowledge and expertise, and this course recognises this fact.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Molecular Neuroscience

The programme provides intensive training in the neurosciences as they relate to the physiologic function and behaviour of the organism. It builds on the broad research strengths of basic and clinical neuroscience, molecular and cell biology, neuroendocrinology, behaviour, neurodegeneration and psychopharmacology. 

Faculty of Medical and Veterinary Sciences
M.Phil. Microbiology

World-class microbiological research takes place in Newcastle in medical sciences, biological sciences, and civil engineering and geosciences. We welcome MPhil, PhD and MD research proposals in all three of these fields. We are well funded and this creates a vibrant and dynamic environment for postgraduate study.

School of Biology
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.

Postgraduate Diploma Endocrinology

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

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
Postgraduate Diploma Medical Education

This flexible course is designed for those with an interest in education in the context of medicine and/or health. Current students include hospital doctors, GPs, dentists, nursing, midwifery and allied health professionals working in NHS, Deanery, Higher Education and independent sector contexts.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Res. Diabetes and Obesity

The principal goal of this pathway is to provide a thorough grounding in cutting edge clinical research, with a strong focus on diabetes and obesity. The programme provides a structured approach to developing knowledge and skills which will enable students to develop their own research portfolio or assist in the management of an existing portfolio. It is ideal for those wishing to progress to a PhD studentship or a research based role within the NHS.

Master Health Services Research MSc, PGDip

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in Health Services Research in the UK, internationally with the UK National Health Service (or its equivalent abroad), local government, the voluntary sector or academic health care.

Institute of Health and Society
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.Sc. Endocrinology

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

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.

M.Sc. Medical Microbiology (EuroMasters)

Our IBMS accredited full-time, two-year MSc in Medical Microbiology (EuroMasters) offers you a unique learning experience, delivering extensive research training combined with taught modules.You will be given the opportunity to work within internationally recognised groups and be taught by leading experts in the field of Medical Microbiology. 

Faculty of Biosciences
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.

MSc/PgDip Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

This programme is designed to prepare nurses and midwives to become Specialist Community Public Health Nurses.The programme will lead to the professional award of Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (health visitor), with subsequent registration on the Specialist Community Public Health Nurse part of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) register.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
M.Sc. Human Evolutionary Sciences

The Human Sciences and Evolution 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.B.A. Healthcare

Healthcare Learning qualifications deliver a blended approach to undergraduate and postgraduate education. Bringing learners and leading experts in business and healthcare together in an online community.

M.Sc. Advanced Practice in Health Care

This Masters in Advanced Practice in Health Care at the University of Glasgow is designed for the growing number of graduate nurses wishing to work in clinical leadership or extended roles in clinical practice as nurse practitioners or consultant nurses.

School of Medicine
M.Sc. Drug Design

The Drug Design programme from the University of Kent is designed for graduates with a biological background and builds on existing core biosciences modules in the area of applied biotechnology. It gives a grounding in the early stage drug discovery process for those interested in careers in biotechnology or the pharmaceutical industry.

School of Biosciences
MSc/PgCert Advanced Clinical Practice

This programme aims to prepare clinicians from a variety of professions to undertake advanced practice roles, through facilitating your capability to extend your competence to advanced practitioner level.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
M.Sc. Genomic Medicine, Pg Dip, Pg Cert

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. 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
Postgraduate Certificate Advanced Lymphoedema Management

This programme will provide the advancing healthcare professional wishing to study at Masters level the opportunity to learn the theory and practice of advanced skills in the management of complex lymphoedema, including the Casley-Smith technique of Manual Lymphatic Drainage.

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
Postgraduate Diploma Medical Humanities

What is ‘the art of medicine’ and how can it improve patient care? This new programme allows you to reflect on and develop your daily clinical practice, through a deeper understanding of the humanities - art, literature, music, myth and culture.

Postgraduate courses
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
Postgraduate Diploma Dermatology

Our Postgraduate Diploma in Dermatology  from Diploma MSc is designed to help healthcare professionals specialise in their career and aid the need for more dermatology professionals.

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
MBChB Medicine (6-year Programme)

Our MBChB spans six years, including an academic year of full-time, research-based study in Year 3. Six-year medicine programmes are offered by a number of medical schools in England but to date, Edinburgh is the only Scottish school to do so.

College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Postgraduate Diploma 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.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
M.Sc. Clinical Optometry

The MSc in Clinical optometry prepares students to provide enhanced clinical care to patients. The emphasis is on the co-management of patients and the expansion of the optometrist's role in ocular therapeutics.

School of Health Sciences
Postgraduate Diploma 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
M.Sc. Medicine, Health and Public Policy

The MSc in Medicine, Health and Public Policy from King's College London addresses the nature and policy implications of key developments in the fields of health and medicine from social scientific and ethical perspectives

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
M.Sc. Cognitive Neuroscience

This course is for you if you wish to gain specialist training in cognitive neuroscience using of state-of-the-art facilities at the Aston Brain Centre and at the psychology laboratories, coupled with transferable research skills.

Life & Health 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.A. Medical Ethics and Palliative Care

Major advances in medical technology, increased expectations, and changing moral attitudes have combined to generate many complex ethical and legal problems in the fields related to medical ethics and palliative care. 

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.Sc. Advanced Practice - Clinical

The MSc in Advanced Practice (Clinical) aims to prepare, support and develop effective clinical leaders in health and social care. Specifically those who are employed in clinical roles with advanced practice, leadership, education and research responsibilities.

Department of Applied Health and Professional Development
M.Phil. Medical Science - Psychiatry

The MPhil degree offered by the Department of Psychiatry is a 12 month full time programme and involves minimal formal teaching; students are integrated into the research culture of the Department and the Institute in which they are based.

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.Sc. Sexual And Reproductive Health

The Sexual And Reproductive Health programme at Queen Margaret University broadens your perspective on a range of sexual and reproductive health issues (eg maternal mortality, unsafe abortion, infertility), paying special attention to politics, gender and inequalities.

School of Health Sciences
M.Res. Biofluid Mechanics

The new MRes Biofluid Mechanics course at the University of Strathclyde covers a wide range of multidisciplinary training on the kinematics and dynamics of fluids related to biological systems, medical science, cardiovascular devices, numerical modelling and computational fluid dynamics (CFD), focusing on research.

M.Sc. Research in Psychiatry

The MSc by Research in Psychiatry offers you the opportunity to gain a wide range of transferrable research skills alongside in-depth knowledge and expertise in one of an extensive range of research fields ranging from molecular biology to brain imaging and from behavioural research to epidemiology.

M.Res. Anthropology of Health

Tailor-made to the needs of health care practitioners, this research-intensive programme is driven by contemporary policy debates. It will give you the opportunity to develop, undertake and publish your own original research.

M.Sc. Nutritional Medicine

Delivered by leading experts at the front-line of research and practice, this programme is the only evidence-based Masters’ degree in Nutritional Medicine in Europe.It will provide you with a deep understanding of the complex relationships between nutrition and health, and the range and potential of nutritional management to postpone or treat disease. 

Health and Medical Sciences
M.Sc. Autism Spectrum Disorders

This Autistic Spectrum Disorders MSc at Queen's University Belfast was developed in consultation with the education, health and social care, and voluntary sectors, as well as individuals affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and is designed to facilitate the professional development of teachers and other related professionals who work, or wish to work, in this area.

School of Education
M.Sc. Medical Imaging - Ultrasound

If you're involved with ultrasound scanning and want to improve your skills through a formal qualification, then our Masters programme will help ensure your abilities are of the highest calibre. We can help in all areas of ultrasound imaging, from general medicine and Obstetrics to Vascular, Musculoskeletal and Gynaecological uses.

MSci Medical Physics

This four-year programme offers an extra year over the Physics with Medical Physics BSc in which you will extend your knowledge by taking additional advanced courses. You are advised to apply for the MSci programme initially but transfer between the BSc and MSci is possible during the first two years.

Engineering Sciences