Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Molecular Medicine

This programme is designed to appeal to both clinical and basic scientists, the course provides a theoretical and practical training using techniques in molecular biology as it is applied to medicine.

Entry requirements

A first degree or equivalent in medicine; biological sciences; (such as biochemistry or genetics), chemistry; dentistry; or veterinary medicine; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O-level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 22 in the speaking section.

Course modules

Modules include: The fundamental concepts of molecular and cellular biology; gene expression and disease; molecular genetics and disease; these fields of study are set in the context of major diseases such as cancers, AIDS, diabetes, hepatitis, and other public health concerns.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of a research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,500 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 29,100 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 3313 8282