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Master's Degrees in
Human Medicine in United Kingdom

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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.

301 Human Medicine Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Public Health

Turn public health theory into social action and create meaningful change at the local, national and international levels with our MSc Public Health. The Public Health programme is offered at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Department of Social Sciences, Media and Journalism
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. This Drug Discovery and Translational Biology programme is offered at The University of Edinburgh.

School of Biological Sciences
M.Sc. Theory of Podiatric Surgery

Develop a solid academic foundation in a rapidly changing field with our MSc Theory of Podiatric Surgery. The Theory of Podiatric Surgery programme is offered by the Glasgow Caledonian University.

Department of Social Sciences, Media and Journalism
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. Sports Cardiology

The Sports Cardiology programme offered by Saint's George University of London 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.A. Educational Neuroscience

This Master's degree in Educational Neuroscience offered by 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 offered by 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. Sport and Exercise Medicine

This Masters course from University of Leeds is designed to provide enthusiastic professionals with practitioner-led training in the Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM)

Faculty of Biological 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
PgCert / PgDip / MSc Radiotherapy and Oncology

A flexible, distance learning pathway for qualified therapeutic radiographers designed to meet the continuous professional development requirements of health care professionals. Radiotherapy and Oncology is offered at London South Bank University.

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.

PgDip.,MSc. Radiographic Reporting

The /PgDip/MSc Radiographic Reporting programme from London South Bank University offers a depth and scope of knowledge, which incorporates a high level of clinical skill in the practice of image evaluation and reporting of the skeletal system. The modules fully integrate theoretical knowledge with practical skill, facilitating your development as a competent and reflective practitioner.

Postgraduate Certificate Breast Imaging

A major feature of this Breast Imaging programme from London South Bank University is the option for you to pursue specific knowledge and skills development in your area of practice through the use of work-based learning e.g. breast ultrasound and ultrasound guided biopsy procedures.

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 Biomedical 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.

M.Sc. Drug Development Science

The Drug Development Science course is a highly flexible study programme designed for those working in or seeking to work in the field of clinical drug development. The course aims to provide students with expertise and skills in all aspects of clinical research, drug regulation and drug safety.

Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine
M.Sc. History of Science, Technology and Medicine

This programme explores the histories of science, technology and medicine (HSTM) through a wide range of case studies, from the emergence of professional scientific disciplines such as physics and biology, to the growth of `Big Science' in the Cold war era, to the complex history of the National Health Service. 

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.

M.Sc. Health Services Research, 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. Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry

The Masters in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry at University of Glasgow 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.

College of Science and Engineering
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.Sc. Maternal and Newborn Health

This course provides health professionals with the knowledge and skills required to operate at senior and strategic levels in today's maternity and related healthcare settings. The Maternal and Newborn Health programme is offered at  University of Nottingham.

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.

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
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
MSc, Pg Dip, Pg Cert Genomic Medicine

This course follows a curriculum designed by Health Education England and is suitable for healthcare professionals and other students with an interest in Genomic Medicine. As a jointly taught programme delivered by St George’s and King's, students will benefit from the breadth of expertise provided by both institutions.

Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine
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. Infection Biology (with Specialisms)

The taught Infection Biology (with Specialisms) MSc at University of Glasgow will help you to develop your knowledge and understanding of the molecular mechanisms by which bacteria, viruses and parasites cause disease in humans and in domesticated animals, and the immune responses generated by these hosts to such pathogens. 

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
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
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
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. 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. 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. 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. 

MSci Neurosciences

The Neuroscience MSci offers an extra year on top of the Neuroscience BSc, to extend your specialised knowledge of brain function and conduct original neuroscience research. Entry requirements for both programmes are the same and you decide in year two whether to follow the three-year BSc or the four-year MSci.

Faculty of Life 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.Sc. Epidemiology (PG Dip and PG Cert)

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) is the leading postgraduate medical institution in Europe in the subjects of public health and tropical medicine. It was crowned 'University of the Year' at the Times Higher Education Awards 2016 for its 'extraordinary' response to the Ebola crisis.

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.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.

Postgraduate Certificate Adult Intensive Care Practice

The Postgraduate Certificate in Adult Intensive Care Practice at Oxford Brookes University enables UK registered healthcare professionals to achieve professional development and gain experience in this specialist area.

Department of Applied Health and Professional Development
Graduate Certificate Palliative Care

Students undertaking the Palliative Care programme at the University of the West of Scotland will have experience of working with people with palliative care or end of life care needs in hospitals, hospices, care homes or the community.

School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery