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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.

309 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
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. 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. Advanced General Dental Practice (Distance Learning)

This international online Masters programme from the School of Dentistry is specially designed for primary dental care providers who want to advance their clinical skills and knowledge, with the primary objective of enhancing the quality of their patient care. The Advanced General Dental Practice (Distance Learning) programme is offered at University of Birmingham.

School of Dentistry
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 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
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.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.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. 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. 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. 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.

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
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.

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.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, 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. 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).

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.

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 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.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.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. 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. 

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