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.

309 Human Medicine Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Advanced Clinical Practice

This Advanced Clinical Practice programme from University of Birmingham is aimed at allied healthcare professionals, nurses and midwives. It offers you the opportunity to advance your practice through selection of modules designed to enhance your ability to take on roles in advanced practice. 

School of Medicine
MSc/Diploma Clinical Oncology - Full-time

For health care professionals from diverse backgrounds who wish to expand their knowledge of theoretical and practical aspects of oncology, this Clinical Oncology - Full-time programme from University of Birmingham is particularly suitable for medical professionals with an interest in clinical, medical, surgical and translational oncology. 

School of Cancer Studies
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. 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.Sc. Reproductive and Sexual Health Research

The MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research offered by the London School of Hygiene and 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 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
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.

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.

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. Regenerative Medicine - Clinical and Industrial Delivery

This Regenerative Medicine - Clinical and Industrial Delivery programme at The University of Edinburgh is intended to meet current and future needs of the pharmaceutical industry and health care providers by providing a cadre of well-trained scientists capable of fulfilling managerial, administrative, research and technical roles within the developing commercial regenerative medicine sector.

Centre for Regenerative Medicine (CRM)
MSc, PgDip, PgCert, Imaging (Online Distance Learning)

The Imaging (Online Distance Learning) programme at The University of Edinburgh disseminates imaging knowledge, skills and understanding, in order to enable effective and efficient use of imaging, clinically, in research and in industry.

School of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
M.Sc. Medicine

The overall aim of the MSc in Medicine is for students to gain advanced skills, principles and knowledge in public health and health promotion whilst also developing a critical and multidisciplinary approach to the complexities of public health and health promotion challenges and possibilities.

College of Health and Life 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 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.A. Bioethics and Society

Advances in biomedicine, neuroscience, and public health raise some of the most difficult ethical and societal questions today. The Bioethics and Society programme at King's College London allows you to study these questions drawing on concepts, theories, and methods from philosophy and the social sciences.

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
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
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. 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.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 Oncoplastic Breast Surgery diploma delivered at University of East Anglia 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. 

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, this focused MSc provides an understanding of the causes and treatment of cancer from 'bench-to-bedside'. 

Faculty of Science and Engineering
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. 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

Our Medical Law MA course focuses on the legal questions raised in the context of medicine. These include debates about assisted reproduction, abortion, assisted suicide and euthanasia, psychiatric ethics and mental health law, organ donation and the allocation of scarce resources. The course is supported by the UK’s first Centre of Medical Law and Ethics.

Dickson Poon School of Law
M.Sc. Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy

This Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy programme is the first taught Masters programme in medical visualisation in the UK. Offered jointly by the University of Glasgow and the Glasgow School of Art, it combines actual cadaveric dissection with 3D digital reconstruction, interaction and visualisation.

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Medical Leadership

This Medical Leadership Master's degree, run by Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics in association with the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), is designed specifically for doctors to help them to deal with the modern-day pressures and situations that they face as leaders in the medical world.

Postgraduate courses
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).

PgCert / PgDip / MSc Radiography - Oncology Practice

Radiography exists in a changing professional environment and requires practitioners to continually update and review clinical practice. This Radiography - Oncology Practice at Kingston University 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.Sc. Clinical Trials (distance Learning)

This degree is for experienced professionals who wish to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis and reporting of clinical trials. It will also benefit anyone wishing to understand more about trials before moving into this field.

M.Sc. Advanced Professional Practice in Neurological Rehabilitation

Are you an occupational therapist wishing to develop your skills and knowledge in critical thinking? This pathway offers you the opportunity to study occupation as a focus of contemporary practice and explore cutting-edge theory and research from occupational science and occupational therapy. Learn how to search for, critique and apply research evidence to your practice, and be primed with the skills to be an evidence-based practitioner, ready to lead and to develop others in dynamic settings.

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
PgCert / PgDip / MSc Radiography - Medical Imaging (Mammography)

Mammography exists in a changing professional environment and requires practitioners to continually update and review clinical practice. These Radiography - Medical Imaging (Mammography) courses at Kingston University provide a flexible framework to prepare you for advanced practice by studying topics relevant to your needs and those of your clinical departments.

M.Sc. Clinical Research (Part time)

A qualification in Clinical Research will give you the tools and skills to realise your own personal and professional goals. The Clinical Research programme offered University of East Anglia by is an exciting mix of modules that exposes you to multi-disciplinary health care approaches. It can also be tailored to your own specific needs and interests.

Norwich Medical School
M.Sc. Experimental and Translational 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.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.Phil. Medical Anthropology

The two-year MPhil course offers coordinated training in both social and biological anthropological approaches to health and illness, with special emphasis on methods. It provides the necessary basis for future anthropological research and an excellent cross-cultural grounding for those aiming to pursue a career in anthropology, global health or other health-related fields.

M.Sc. Genomic Medicine

Based on the indicative curriculum of Health Education England, NHS England and Genomics England LTD, the Genomic Medicine course from Swansea University will equip research scientists and Health Care Professionals with; knowledge and skills to understand and interpret genomic data.

Swansea University Medical School
MSci Medicinal Chemistry

This four-year programme offers an additional year on top of the Medicinal Chemistry BSc, in which students may undertake an advanced research project in fields such as drug design, chemical biology or organic chemistry.

Mathematical & Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Cardiovascular Sciences

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.

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences
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
MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert Nuclear Medicine - Science and 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.

Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine
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