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Experimental and Translational Immunology MSc

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Full time | UCL (University College London) | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Immunology (Microbiology) Immunology (Medicine)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This new MSc teaches the fundamental concepts of immunology through research-led teaching from internationally renowned experts. Bringing together clinical and research expertise in translational immunology, this programme focuses on experimental medicine and therapeutic approaches. Based in the world-leading Institute of Immunity and Transplantation (IIT), you will receive excellent preparation for a research career and develop a valuable transferable skill-set. his programme provides insight into state-of-the-art immunology research, current issues in immunity, immune dysfunction and immune-based therapeutic approaches. The content covers basic science through to translational clinical research and culminates in a full-time research project. Students will develop advanced knowledge of all aspects of immunology, including immune regulation, immune deficiencies, immunology of transplantation, gene therapy, cancer immunology and immune therapeutics. There is an emphasis on critical analysis and data interpretation.

Careers

The programme produces graduates who are equipped to embark on research careers. Immersion in the superb research and teaching environment provided by UCL and the Division of Infection & Immunity, gives our graduates a unique understanding of the cutting edge of experimental and translational immunology research and how world-class research is carried out.

Employability

Graduates are exceptionally well prepared for a career in research. The combination of research-informed teaching and practical research training provides an ideal preparation for a PhD and is equally applicable for clinicians seeking specialist training or wishing to pursue the clinical academic career track.

Modules

Cellular Pathology - Core
Fundamental and Applied Immunology - Core
Research Skills and Data Interpretation - Core
Research Topics in Immunology - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,640

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£27,460

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper second-class (or international equivalent) Bachelor's degree in a Biomedical science, Life science, Biological science or recognised Medical degree or similar. A strong personal statement with evidence of independent research interest and experience.

Department profile

In a world that’s changing, you can change the world. Study on a UCL medical sciences postgraduate programme – from medicine to dentistry, surgery to biomedical science – and you’ll be ready to make your mark. UCL Medical Sciences is home to innovators, disruptors and brave thinkers. We’re looking for students who won’t accept the status quo, who want to change the world. UCL Medical Sciences: it’s life-changing....more

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