The MSc, PGDip and PGCert are suited to recent graduates who wish to pursue an advanced degree and current in-service professionals looking to keep their expertise up-to-date in this fast-evolving field.
Successful students should have enhanced career prospects within the health professions. If you complete the Infectious Diseases programme from University of London, it may enable you to progress for further study in infectious diseases.
"My proudest moment has been applying my technical knowledge to my work. I was instrumental in the introduction of new vaccine antigens (pneumonia and rota virus) for my country’s immunisation programme. The country was among the first in the region to introduce life-saving vaccines for children."
Dr Elizabeth Wala, Kenya
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- Principles of biostatistics and epidemiology
- Principles of biology
- Biology of infectious diseases
- Control of infectious diseases
- Bacterial infections
- Nutrition and infection
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Application deadlines: 31 August
DisciplinesBiomedicine Human Medicine View 150 other Masters in Human Medicine in United Kingdom
- For entry to the programme, you will need the equivalent of a UK first or second-class honours degree in a relevant subject (e.g. biology, medicine, nursing, dentistry, or pharmacy) from an acceptable institution.
- We may consider degrees of the same standard in other scientific subjects if we believe they will offer suitable training for the programme. We will also consider applicants with an appropriate technical qualification and work experience.
International13660 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13660 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA13660 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13660 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
- Postgraduate Diploma: £10820
- Postgraduate Certificate: £7980
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!