Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London

Neuroscience and Translational Medicine

The programme is to provide a thorough training in the main concepts and methods of translational medicine, with a particular focus on unmet needs in diseases of the nervous system and the challenge of developing better therapies; at the end of their studies students have a detailed knowledge of the drug discovery and development process, and of clinical trial design and methodology and the regulatory environment.

Entry requirements

A postgraduate certificate, or postgraduate diploma: medical, or dentistry degree, or employed as a pharmacist, nurse, or scientist; Master of science: 1st degree in medicine, pharmacy, or biomedical science; all applicants whose 1st language is not English, require a minimum overall score of 6.5 IELTS, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Basic principles in neuroscience; Mechanisms of disease and drug targets in the nervous system; unmet therapeutic needs in major disease areas in neurology; biomarkers of disease and their role in drug development; genomics, proteomics, metabolomics and systems biology and their impact in modern medicine; drug discovery; drug development; clinical trial design and regulatory requirements and intellectual property.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,950 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,850 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,650 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mile End Tower Hamlets E1 4NS South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Director
Telephone number: 
020 7882 2290