King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Medical Immunology

This course provides advanced training in basic and clinical immunology, including diagnostic technologies; laboratory management; and research methodologies; it is designed for career development in laboratory settings such as translational research, clinical practice as a clinical scientist, academia as a senior lecturer or professor, or as an NHS consultant.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) in the biological sciences; or a medicine; dentistry; veterinary studies; pharmacy or nursing qualification; during the course students need to be affiliated to a laboratory organisation in order to complete a supervised research project; suitable organisations include but are not limited to clinical immunology/tissue typing departments or equivalent organisations/laboratories in hospitals, higher education establishments or industry; overseas applicants must have obtained prior acceptance of affiliation with such a department before applying for the programme.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by examined written essays, written practical/data interpretation and learning logs.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 2 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Strand Campus Westminster WC2R 2LS South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7188 8301