Imperial College London

Imperial College London


This course offers a sound theoretical background to the principles of the mechanisms and management of allergic disease.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in medicine or an Honours degree (minimum 2.1) in a healthcare related subject (e.g. nursing; dietetics; immunology; physiology; or biomedical science); 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: Scientific basis of allergy; diagnosis and treatment of allergy; cutting edge of allergy; plus elective from: allergic airways disease; rhinitis and hay-fever; allergic skin disease; allergic gastrointestinal disease; food hypersensitivity; paediatric allergy; plus research project; and dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 685 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,655 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years
Certificate of Advanced Studies Part-time £ 4,750 per Whole course (home fees) 9 months
Certificate of Advanced Studies Part-time £ 9,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 9 months

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 8383 1939