24 months
10500 GBP/year
4625 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Develop your professional practice and improve patient care at this Allergy MSc course offered by the University of Southampton. As a World Allergy Organisation Centre of Excellence, we'll give you the skills to provide the best care for children and adults. You’ll graduate as a specialist in key clinical areas of allergy care.


Course Details

The Allergy MSc course offered by the University of Southampton is suitable if you're working in a hospital or community, as a doctor, nurse, dietitian, pharmacist or scientist.

The course is highly flexible, both in how you study and what you study. You can choose to study part-time over 2 to 5 years, or full-time for 1 year. You can personalise your learning to meet your professional needs. Our modules allow you to attend in blocks of 3 to 4 days, with self-study between modules supported through online learning. 

You can choose to focus on:  

  • allergic airways disease  
  • skin and drug allergy  
  • food allergy  
  • teaching the teachers to teach  
  • designing your own learning experience for your work needs  

You’ll graduate from this allergy specialist course with the skills to be a leader in both paediatric and adult allergy care, able to pass on knowledge on to your teams.

Career Opportunities

As well as giving you hands-on, practical skills this course will:  

  • develop your problem-solving and research evidence skills  
  • make you part of a community of allergy specialists, learning from your peers around the world 
  • develop your leadership skills in clinical allergy 
  • give you strategies for your continuing professional development  
  • teach your colleagues to improve your clinical service delivery

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Allergy Dissertation
  • Clinical Research Skills
  • Allergic Disease
  • Allergic Airways Diseases
  • Allergic Skin Disease
  • Drug Allergy
  • Food Allergy
  • Work Based Learning: Task
  • Work Based Learning: Virtual Patient

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You'll need at least a 2:2 degree in a relevant subject.
  • You must submit all supporting documents, including evidence that you can satisfy our English language requirement, when you submit your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4625 GBP per year during 24 months.

EU and international students pay £10,500.

Living costs for Southampton

697 - 1093 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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