In today’s globalised world, there is an urgent need to prioritise global disease management, particularly the diseases that affect both high and low income countries. This specialist pathway will enable you to understand key diseases that contribute significantly to overall mortality and morbidity across the globe. 

 MG 3424

  One year, full time
  Please apply by 30 June for your best chance to secure a place on this course
  Study location: St George’s, University of London

Biomedical scientists work at the cutting edge of research and medicine, helping to solve some of the most threatening diseases and conditions facing humanity. St George’s boasts a renowned heritage in this field, constantly developing new and innovative solutions to enhance diagnosis, prevention and treatment of numerous diseases. Edward Jenner, the ‘father of immunology’ who successfully performed the first vaccination against smallpox, was based at St George’s. More recently, our research has included a focus on tuberculosis, malaria and HIV in low and middle income countries.

This compelling course enables you to continue that pioneering work. It will provide you with the skills, knowledge and experience for a rewarding career in biomedical science or to progress on to a fulfilling research degree such as a PhD. 

You can look forward to working directly alongside high-calibre researchers who are leading experts in their fields. You will learn numerous, valuable transferable skills, including critical appraisal, problem solving, research techniques, accessing technology for FRET and TURF, utilising large data, numeracy, and presenting skills.

Highlights

  • Excellent Image Resource and Biomedical Research facilities to gain strong research knowledge and skills
  • Shared campus with one of the largest teaching hospitals in the UK
  • Expertise in clinical, epidemiological and laboratory research within the University and St George’s Hospital

 Tuition Fees*

2019 UK/EU:

Full-time MSc: £13,000

2019 Non-EU (international):

Full-time MSc: £22,500

*Fees are reviewed annually in line with St George's tuition fee policy

Funding your study

We have a range of funding opportunities available for students. You may be eligible for:

For more information on funding opportunities see Fees and funding

 


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