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Clinical Neuroscience, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #33 (QS) ,
The aim of the King's College London's MSc in Clinical Neuroscience is to give you a unique understanding of the principles underlying the clinical presentation and investigation of diseases affecting the brain. We place particular emphasis on the translation from basic science to clinical practice. 

About

The King's College London's MSc in Clinical Neuroscience is suitable for students interested in neuroscience and its applications to neurological or psychiatric diseases.

Key benefits

  • Provides a deep and detailed understanding of brain diseases.
  • Emphasis on the translation from basic science to clinical practice.
  • Designed to introduce the basic scientific concepts which underline clinical symptoms, signs and practice.

Career prospects

Our graduates pursue clinical and non-clinical academic careers in neurology, psychiatry and allied health care professions.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • The Anatomical basis of Neurological Disease
  • Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience
  • Neurology in Clinical Practice
  • Research Methods in Clinical Neuroscience
  • Dissertation

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Credits
      180 alternative credits
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    English Language Requirements

    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

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    • Minimum required score:

      92

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    Academic Requirements

    You need the following GPA score:

    Required score: Upper Second Class

    Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

    Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

    General Requirements

    • 2:1 or higher in medical science or a biological subject with a neurobiological component. Medical students can intercalate the course after completing three years of medical studies.
    • A personal statement of up to 4,000 characters (maximum 2 pages) is required.
    • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained. 
    • Two references are required with at least one academic. 
    • Applicants may wish to include a CV (Resume) or evidence of professional registration as part of their application.

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      28500 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 28500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • EU/EEA

      12300 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 12300 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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    Living costs for London

    • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
      Living Costs

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