M.Sc. On Campus

Diagnostics and Precision Medicine

Dublin City University

12 months
13000 EUR/year
6812 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc in Diagnostics and Precision Medicine from Dublin Ciy University is a new blended-learning programme that details how diagnostics and therapeutics are revolutionising healthcare and medicine by providing the right person with the right therapy at the right time.


The MSc in Diagnostics and Precision Medicine from Dublin City University provides structured module-based training at postgraduate level on the latest advances in diagnostics and therapeutics and their relevance for Precision Medicine.

The programme is aimed at:

  • Life scientists (including newly qualified graduates)
  • Professionals from the diagnostics, biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical and healthcare industries
  • Medical Practitioners (including General Practitioners and clinicians-in-training) 

Who wish to:

  • Develop and broaden their knowledge of how new therapies including targeted therapeutics, cell-based therapies and gene modulation technologies are revolutionising the treatment of diseases such as cancer, inflammatory diseases and inherited diseases
  • Understand how the integration of diagnostics and therapeutics are changing the landscape of healthcare and medicine through Precision Medicine
  • Pursue a career in the biomedical diagnostics, biomedical science and biopharmaceutical industries
  • Develop/consolidate their research skills with a view to undertaking further research (e.g. PhD or MD)
  • Develop their critical analysis skills and enhance their professional development

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Fundamental and Applied Immunology
  • Applied Biostatistics
  • Recombinant DNA Technology
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Precision Medicine 
  • Professional Skills for Scientists
  • Intro to Cell Biology and Biotechnology

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission to the M.Sc. in Diagnostics and Precision Medicine candidates must have a primary degree that equates to an NFQ Level 8 Second-Class Honours, Grade 1 Award (H2.1) in a Life Science, Pharmaceutical, Medical or Chemical discipline.   
  • In addition, candidates who hold a primary degree (NFQ Level 8), with a Second-Class Honours, Grade 2 Award (H2.2) in one of the relevant degrees and with industrial experience will be considered. 
  • International candidates who are non-native speakers of English must satisfy the University of their competancy in the English language. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6812 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6812 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /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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Updated over a year ago

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