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Genomic Medicine

Imperial College London

12 months
Duration
37800 GBP/year
13000 GBP/year
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About

The Genomic Medicine programme offered at Imperial College London covers all aspects of genomic science and medicine, and will 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.

Overview

The Genomic Medicine programme from Imperial College London is aimed at students from a wide range of backgrounds, from basic scientists to all levels of healthcare professionals, and will provide a flexible, multi-disciplinary and multi-professional perspective in genomics, applied to clinical practice and medical research.

The training provided covers all aspects of genomic science and medicine (not merely DNA sequencing or detection of genetic variation), undertaken in one of the most cutting-edge scientific environments.

The course includes collaborations with:

  • the Institute of Cancer Research (providing the core Cancer Genomics Module)
  • Brunel University London (providing the optional Economic Evaluation in Human Genomics Module)

Teaching methods

  • Computer lab teaching
  • Data analysis sessions
  • Debates
  • Discussion sessions
  • Interactive content including video and module quizzes
  • Journal clubs
  • Keynote lectures
  • Laboratory teaching
  • Lectures
  • On-line discussion forums
  • On-line lecture materials
  • Problem-based group work
  • Seminars

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Genetics and Genomics
  • Omics Technologies and their Application to Genomic Medicine
  • Application of Genomics in Infectious Disease
  • Molecular Pathology of Cancer and Application in Cancer Diagnosis, Screening and Treatment
  • Genomics of Common and Rare Inherited Diseases
  • Bioinformatics, Quality Control, Analysis and Interpretation of Sequencing Data
  • Ethical, Legal and Social Issues in Applied Genomics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • As a guide, visa nationals (overseas applicants) should aim to apply by no later than 30 June.

Credits

90 ECTS
  • Postgraduate Certificate: ECTS: 30 ECTS credits
  • Postgraduate Diploma: ECTS: 60 ECTS credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum requirement is a 2.1 degree in a relevant medical, biomedical or healthcare subject.
  • In special cases students may be admitted to this course with high-quality work experience in place of the above requirement.
  • A wide variety of international qualifications are accepted.
  • All candidates must demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency for admission to the College.
  • Online application.
  • Application fee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37800 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

UK:

  • PG Dip: £8,667
  • PG Cert: £4,333

International:

  • PG Dip: £30,240
  • PG Cert: £18,900

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

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