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Human Molecular Genetics

Imperial College London

12 months
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36700 GBP/year
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About

This Human Molecular Genetics course from Imperial College London provides a broad grounding in human genetics, with the emphasis on the molecular aspects of human genetics, particularly in relation to human disease.

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Overview

This Human Molecular Genetics course from Imperial College London is aimed mainly at science graduates who seek research careers in areas such as fundamental human molecular genetics, genetic factors in human health and disease, or molecular and cytogenetic approaches to diagnosis.

The course is flexible, and updated regularly to reflect important advances in human genetics.

Teaching covers a wide range of topics, including the fundamentals of human genetics, clinical genetics and genomics, together with more advanced topics such as diabetes, cancer genetics, gene therapy, animal models and epigenetics.

Careers

Approximately 50% of our students go on to do a PhD, 25% become research assistants/associates, while others go on to jobs in industry or further studies (bioinformatics/ computing, medicine).

Typically one or two students every year enter the NHS in clinical genetics training posts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical Methods in Human Genetics
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Genetics of rare and common disease
  • Genomics in the Laboratory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Our minimum requirement is a 2.1 degree in biochemical sciences, genetics or another science-based degree.
  • Applicants who do not meet the academic requirements listed but who have substantial relevant industry experience may exceptionally be admitted following completion of a ‘Special Qualifying Exam’ (SQE)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36700 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 36700 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12600 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for City of London

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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