Master's Degrees in Human Medicine in United Kingdom

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Studying Human Medicine

Human medicine is the study and practice of diagnosis, treatment and disease prevention of patients, with the purpose of improving their well-being. When student gain enough knowledge to put their courses into practice, they become well-trained doctors choosing from wide range of specializations.

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Studying in United Kingdom

The moment you will step into a UK university campus, you will feel you have entered a fairy tale. The UK campuses are mesmerizing and the student facilities are outstanding. All the modern and unique features of British universities enable you to engage in ground-breaking research and experience top quality teaching and learning.

Applying to a Master's in United Kingdom

If you want to study a Master's degree at a university in the United Kingdom, you will have to get the right documents to prove that you fit the university requirements. Provide complete personal information, previous qualifications, financial information, and a personal statement. You'll be asked to present supporting documents including:

  • birth certificate;

  • your passport or national identity card;

  • reference letters from past employers or teachers;

  • copies of past diplomas or certificates;

  • academic transcripts.

To show that you have the right English skills, you'll have to also present a IELTS, TOEFL or C1 Advanced language certificate, and in some cases provide an additional test such as UKCAT, BMAT or LNAT. The deadlines for applying to a Master's in the UK are usually during the summer (June), or in winter (January). Many universities have rolling applications, which means you can apply whenever you are ready.

If you want to apply more easily to a university in the UK, you can use Studyportals Apply – our university application platform. We'll first ask you a few questions to determine how well you fit the Master's programme requirements. Then, you just need to fill in your student profile, including all your gathered personal and academic information. If you complete your applicant profile to 100% you will be able to apply to more than one university. Now, we will be able apply to the university on your behalf and do our best to get you into the university in the UK.

372 Human Medicine Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. Immunology and Immunotherapy

This is a full-time 1 year Master of Science in Immunology and Immunotherapy programme offered by University of Birmingham that is suitable for biomedical or life scientists who wish to acquire an extensive knowledge and key skills relating to the fundamental molecular and cellular regulation of immunity and its application to the treatment of disease.

School of Immunity and Infection
M.Sc. Nanomedicine

Recent years have witnessed an unprecedented growth in research in the area of nanoscience. There is increasing optimism that nanotechnology applied to medicine will bring significant advances in the diagnosis treatment and prevention of disease. If you are interested in this field, the master of Nanomedicine from Swansea University is right for you.

Swansea University Medical School
MSc - PGDip - PGCert Restorative Dentistry

The Restorative Dentistry course at University of Birmingham will deliver progressive study through Certificate, Diploma and MSc levels providing you with detailed understanding and clinical skills for successful, predictable and enjoyable advanced restorative dentistry.

M.A. Educational Neuroscience

This Master's degree in Educational Neuroscience offered by Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics provides experience of both in-depth theory and hands-on research in the emerging area of educational neuroscience. 

Postgraduate courses
M.A. History of Science and Medicine

This Master's degree in History of Science and Medicine offered by Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics explores how the formidable forces of science and medicine have fundamentally shaped who we are. 

Postgraduate courses
M.Sc. Medical Biotechnology and Business Management

Developed out of our very successful Biotechnology, Bioprocessing & Business Management MSc, the Medical Biotechnology and Business Management course provides knowledge and understanding of the key technical, business and societal issues relevant to the operation and development of medical biotechnology industries.

School of Life Sciences
MSc - PGDip - PGCert Demography and Health

This is a unique programme that offers professional training in population studies that emphasises health and social epidemiology. This Demography and Health programme at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine aims to provide a broad training in the theories and methods of demography and population sciences and their application to health, social welfare and economic development.

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
M.Sc. Medicinal Chemistry

How are drugs designed? This qualification focuses on the latest developments in this critical area of contemporary medical therapy, while developing a wide range of skills associated with postgraduate study. Earn a Medicinal Chemistry degree at The Open University UK.

DipHE Advanced Dental Nursing

This innovative and flexible two-year Advanced Dental Nursing DipHE programme at University of Portsmouth provides a flexible route to registration and development of extended duties. It incorporates the CertHE Dental Nursing, which is fully accredited and leads to registration with the General Dental Council (GDC) as a dental nurse.

M.Res. Translational Medicine

The MRes Translational Medicine at St George's, University of London will help you develop into a confident and self-reliant researcher who is skilled at self-directed learning, laboratory investigation, data analysis and scientific communication.

M.Sc. Sport and Exercise Medicine

This Masters course from University of Leeds is designed to provide enthusiastic professionals with practitioner-led training in the Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM)

Faculty of Biological Sciences
M.Sc. Exercise as Medicine

The aim of the Exercise as Medicine MSc at Loughborough University is to equip you with the knowledge and skills to effectively promote the uptake of exercise, both as a prescriptive medicine and as preventative therapy.

School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences
M.Sc. Clinical Bariatric Practice

The Clinical Bariatric Practice programme offered by the University of Chester will provide you with world-class education and training in the assessment and management of patients with morbid obesity both before and after surgery.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Haematology

The Haematology programme offered by the University of Chester is designed to enable you to develop an up-to-date, advanced understanding of the disorders of blood and blood-forming tissues.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
MA/MSc-PgDip-PgCert Regeneration for Practitioners

The Regeneration for Practitioners programme offered by the University of Chester will provide the opportunity to develop and improve your skills, knowledge and understanding of a range of regeneration-related disciplines, enabling you to make a key contribution to the work of your organisation.

M.Sc. Medical Statistics

This MSc Medical Statistics at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine equips students from a variety of academic backgrounds to work as statisticians in a wide range of fields, including higher education, research institutions, the pharmaceutical industry, central government and national health services. 

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
MSc - PgDip - PgCert Analytical and Pharmaceutical Science

The Analytical and Pharmaceutical Science programme at Loughborough University is designed for graduates in chemistry or closely related disciplines who wish to contribute to drug development and analysis, a process which requires multidisciplinary skills.

Chemistry
M.Sc. Demography and Health

The MSc in Demography and Health programme offered by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine teaches research skills which are highly valued in the job market generally and are welcomed in a wide variety of research fields. 

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
M.Sc. Oncology

The Oncology programme offered by the University of Chester aims to inform and equip the practitioner with the necessary skills to function in a modern biomedical/clinical environment specialising in caring for the cancer patient.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Practice - Clinical Practice Pathway

The Advanced Practice - Clinical Practice Pathway offered by the University of Chester puts a strong emphasis on the integration between theory and practice, with practice as the main focus and measure of the role and quality of the Advanced Practitioner.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Gastroenterology

The Gastroenterology programme offered by the University of Chester aims both to inform and equip the practitioner with the necessary skills to function in a modern biomedical/clinical environment specialising in caring for the patient with problems in the gastrointestinal tract.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
MSc - PGDip - PGCert Epidemiology

The Epidemiology programme from London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine  is the key discipline underlying medical research, public health practice and health care evaluation.

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
M.Res. Medical Science

The Medical Science programme offered by the University of Chester provides ideal training for students who wish to move onto a PhD programme, or who simply wish to undertake a significant research project.

M.Sc. Sports Cardiology

The Sports Cardiology programme offered by Saint's George University of London will equip you with first-hand experience of cardiac screening of athletes, cardiovascular evaluation of elite athletes, managing athletes with heart disease and emergency response planning in sport arenas

M.Sc. Diabetes

The Diabetes programme offered by the University of Chester aims to inform and equip the practitioner with the necessary skills to function in a modern biomedical/clinical environment specialising in caring for the diabetes patient.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Infection and Immunity

The Infection and Immunity programme offered by the University of Chester is designed to provide an up-to-date advanced understanding of the interactions between bacterial, fungal and parasitic pathogens and their hosts.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Practice - Mental Health Pathway

The Advanced Practice - Mental Health Pathway offered by the University of Chester puts a strong emphasis on the integration between theory and practice, with practice as the main focus and measure of the role and quality of the Advanced Practitioner.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert Pharmaceutical Quality by Design

Pharmaceutical Quality by Design (QbD) from De Montfort University is based on the application of product and process sciences, from early to late stages of the product development cycle. The course equips graduates with the relevant knowledge and skills to compete for global jobs in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors and academia.

Leicester School of Pharmacy
MSc/PG Dip/Pg Cert Advanced Biomedical Science

Advanced Biomedical Science at De Montfort University places an emphasis on the contemporary understanding of disease pathophysiology ,current and emerging diagnostic procedures and aspects of theraphy.

School of Allied Health Sciences
M.Sc. Medicine

The overall aim of the MSc in Medicine is for students to gain advanced skills, principles and knowledge in public health and health promotion whilst also developing a critical and multidisciplinary approach to the complexities of public health and health promotion challenges and possibilities.

College of Health and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Cardiovascular Disease

The Cardiovascular Disease programme offered by the University of Chester teaches the necessary skills to function in a modern biomedical/clinical environment specialising in cardiology, and will be relevant to researchers, day-to-day NHS hospital practice and general practice.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Biomedical Sciences

The Biomedical Sciences programme offered by the University of Chester provides training to aid in diagnosis of disease, evaluate effectiveness of treatment, and research into causes and cures of disease.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
MSc, PGDip Therapeutic Practice for Psychological Trauma

The Therapeutic Practice for Psychological Trauma programme offered by the University of Chester provides the opportunity for experienced therapeutic practitioners to study the theoretical basis of psychological trauma from a bio-psycho-social perspective, including PTSD and complex trauma.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Endodontology

The Endodontology programme offered by the University of Chester teaches the latest endodontic techniques and skills, demonstrating both classic and contemporary ideas that you will find immediately useful in your dental clinics.

Faculty of Health and Social Care
M.Sc. Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

The Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine programme offered by the University of Chester will help you develop an up-to-date, advanced understanding of this exciting area of medicine and clinical research.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
MDPH Dental Public Health

The University of Dundee's Masters in Dental Public Health (MDPH) will prepare you for a career in promoting and improving oral health at a population level.

School of Dentistry
MSc/PgDip/PgCert Patient Safety and Clinical Human Factors (Online Learning)

This 3-year part-time online MSc programme in Patient Safety and Clinical Human Factors at The University of Edinburgh aims to support any graduate health care professionals (ranging from nurses to surgeons and anaesthetists) in using evidence-based tools and techniques to improve the reliability and safety of everyday health care systems and processes.

Edinburgh Medical School
M.Sc. Medical Genetics

The Medical Genetics programme offered by the University of Chester is designed to enable you to develop an up-to-date, advanced understanding of human genetic disease.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert Quality by Design for the Pharmaceutical Industry

Quality by Design for the Pharmaceutical Industry from De Montfort University is at the very heart of leading edge pharmaceutical development, with QbD-based regulatory submissions continuing to rise and principles being embedded in development processes across the pharmaceutical industry.

Leicester School of Pharmacy
M.Sc. Orthopaedics

The Orthopaedics programme offered by the University of Chester aims to inform and equip the practitioner with the necessary skills to function in a modern biomedical/clinical environment specialising in caring for the patient with bone disease.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
M.Sc. Control of Infectious Diseases

This Control of Infectious Diseases at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine is a multidisciplinary programme that bridges the fields of epidemiology, laboratory sciences and public health. It includes a strong practical component and the opportunity to undertake a research project overseas. 

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
M.Sc. Respiratory Medicine

The Respiratory Medicine programme offered by the University of Chester aims to inform and equip the practitioner with the necessary skills to function in a modern biomedical/clinical environment specialising in caring for the patient with respiratory problems.

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Life Sciences
Postgraduate Certificate Medical Simulation

We understand how difficult it can be for busy professionals to develop their knowledge and expertise, and this course recognises this fact.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Sc. Molecular Neuroscience

The programme provides intensive training in the neurosciences as they relate to the physiologic function and behaviour of the organism. It builds on the broad research strengths of basic and clinical neuroscience, molecular and cell biology, neuroendocrinology, behaviour, neurodegeneration and psychopharmacology. 

Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
M.Phil. Microbiology

World-class microbiological research takes place in Newcastle in medical sciences, biological sciences, and civil engineering and geosciences. We welcome MPhil, PhD and MD research proposals in all three of these fields. We are well funded and this creates a vibrant and dynamic environment for postgraduate study.

School of Biology
M.Sc. Clinical Embryology

This one year, residential, taught MSc aims to provide graduate students, scientists and clinicians with highly advanced theoretical and practical understanding of human reproductive biology, embryology, infertility and assisted reproductive technology (ART) along with intensive ‘hands-on’ practical training in essential laboratory skills and the sophisticated gamete micromanipulation techniques.

M.Sc. Drug Development Science

The Drug Development Science course is a highly flexible study programme designed for those working in or seeking to work in the field of clinical drug development. The course aims to provide students with expertise and skills in all aspects of clinical research, drug regulation and drug safety.

Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine
M.Sc. History of Science, Technology and Medicine

This programme explores the histories of science, technology and medicine (HSTM) through a wide range of case studies, from the emergence of professional scientific disciplines such as physics and biology, to the growth of `Big Science' in the Cold war era, to the complex history of the National Health Service. 

Faculty of Life Sciences
Postgraduate Diploma Medical Education

Busy medical professionals who wish to increase and develop their knowledge want courses that are flexible and adaptable, and this PgDip fulfils that need.

Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
M.Res. Diabetes and Obesity

The principal goal of this pathway is to provide a thorough grounding in cutting edge clinical research, with a strong focus on diabetes and obesity. The programme provides a structured approach to developing knowledge and skills which will enable students to develop their own research portfolio or assist in the management of an existing portfolio. It is ideal for those wishing to progress to a PhD studentship or a research based role within the NHS.

M.Sc. Health Services Research, PGDip

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in Health Services Research in the UK, internationally with the UK National Health Service (or its equivalent abroad), local government, the voluntary sector or academic health care.

Institute of Health and Society
M.Sc. Critical Care

If you are a clinician, a senior nurse or an allied health professional working in critical care, this programme is designed to give you a thorough grounding in critical care medicine, together with the tools to maintain your knowledge over a course of advanced, specialist instruction. We aim to ensure that you acquire the theoretical understanding and skills to advance and promote knowledge in this specialty and develop your leadership skills.

M.Sc. Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry

The Masters in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry at University of Glasgow will extend your depth and breadth of knowledge in all branches of chemistry, but with some specialisation in medicinal chemistry, suitable for a professional medicinal chemist capable of conducting research.

College of Science and Engineering
M.Sc. Genomic Medicine

This is new course aimed at students from a wide range of backgrounds (from basic scientists to all levels of healthcare professionals). It is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to be able to interpret and understand genomic data that increasingly impacts on service delivery to patients and the community.

M.Sc. Medical Microbiology (EuroMasters)

Our IBMS accredited full-time, two-year MSc in Medical Microbiology (EuroMasters) offers you a unique learning experience, delivering extensive research training combined with taught modules.You will be given the opportunity to work within internationally recognised research groups and be taught by leading experts in the field of medical microbiology.

Faculty of Biosciences
MSc/PgDip Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

The programme will lead to the professional award of Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (health visitor), with subsequent registration on the Specialist Community Public Health Nurse part of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) register.

Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences
M.Sc. Human Evolutionary Sciences

The Human Sciences and Evolution MSci is unique to UCL, and builds upon the Human Sciences BSc. This interdisciplinary degree draws on teaching from a range of science and non-science departments, and allows students to extend their specialised knowledge of human evolution.

Faculty of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Maternal and Newborn Health

The Maternal and Newborn Health programme offered at University of Nottingham provides health professionals with the knowledge and skills required to operate at senior and strategic levels in today's maternity and related healthcare settings. 

School of Health Sciences
M.Sc. Advanced Practice in Health Care

This Masters in Advanced Practice in Health Care at the University of Glasgow is designed for the growing number of graduate nurses wishing to work in clinical leadership or extended roles in clinical practice as nurse practitioners or consultant nurses.

College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences