12 months
26000 GBP/year
12000 GBP/year
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The MSc in Clinical Immunology course from The University of Manchester will give you an advanced understanding of the principles and mechanisms of the immune system and immune responses in the context of infection, malignancy and immunological disorders.


This Clinical Immunology course from The University of Manchester course comprises six course units spanning the field of clinical immunology, with teaching being delivered on both campus and hospital sites by more than 40 individual contributors.

The course will also enable you to develop critical and experimental research skills relevant to the field through practical research masterclasses, a focused research proposal and a research project.You will learn about assays and techniques employed in research and clinical laboratories to develop your technical understanding and clinical interpretation of results.If you have an interest in this highly diverse and ever changing field and you wish to expand your knowledge at the interface of clinical and academic immunology, this master's course is ideal for you.


This course aims to give you:

  • an advanced understanding and applied knowledge in the theory and practice of clinical immunology;
  • a critical understanding of how immunological investigations are employed to develop a clinical diagnosis;
  • the necessary transferable and research skills to promote lifelong learning and career development.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this course come away with scientific knowledge and diverse transferable skills that are highly sought after by scientific companies within the private sector.You will also be equipped to work in clinical laboratories within the NHS or pursue a career in research by undertaking a PhD.The specialist nature of the course would also benefit students with a medical background who want to enhance their knowledge of immunology for future career advancement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Project  (Clinical Immunology)
  • Immunology & Infection
  • Immunodeficiency & Immunotherapy
  • Advanced Clinical Immunology
  • Introduction to Immunology
  • Research Skills Masterclass (Immunology)

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

We require an honours degree (Upper Second minimum) or overseas equivalent in:

  • immunology
  • biochemistry
  • physiology
  • pharmacology
  • pharmacy
  • medicine
  • or other biological subject that contains an element of immunology.Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 GBP per year during 12 months.

MSc (part-time)

  • UK students (per annum): £6,000
  • International, including EU, students (per annum): £13,000

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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