12 months
29400 GBP/year
14700 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Respiratory medicine is an increasingly important field of medicine. This MSc Respiratory Clinical Science at University College London (UCL) will focus on the study of the scientific and clinical basis of Respiratory diseases with all courses and modules directed towards understanding disease and the effects on patients.


UCL's cutting edge new Master's in Respiratory Clinical Science has been designed for those who seek to lead the way in the growing field of Respiratory Medicine as clinicians or as scientists.

This MSc focuses on the study of the key concepts relevant to respiratory medicine including respiratory biology and disease, genetics, immunology, biochemistry, microbiology, lung repair and regeneration, animal models, pathophysiology, pharmacology, physiology and occupational and environmental lung disease.

The aim of this new Respiratory Clinical Science MSc at University College London (UCL) is to share the outstanding clinical and scientific expertise within UCL's Respiratory Department and its world leading partners with the next generation of future leaders in this critical field.


The programme will provide an outstanding background for those looking to pursue a career in respiratory clinical science and related industries such as biotech and pharmaceuticals. The programme also provides a range of transferable skills which are ideal for those who may wish to subsequently undertake a PhD within UCL or at another institution.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Immunology
  • Statistical Methods in Research
  • Principles of Inflammation
  • Tissue Repair and Regeneration
  • Practical Laboratory Research Skills
  • Principles of Respiratory Biology
  • Respiratory Diseases and Conditions
  • Research Project (Respiratory Clinical Science)
  • Drug Discovery in Respiratory Medicine

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it's full or by 30 June.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject (life sciences, medicine, chemistry, biomedicine including applied medical sciences from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14700 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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