UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Reproductive Science and Women's Health

This course aims to provide medical and science-based students with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the field of reproductive science and women's health. There is a strong focus on development of key skills and careers advice in the programme.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline, or a medical qualification (MBBS) from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: basic genetics and technology; gametogenesis, preimplantation development and IVF; female reproductive physiology and anatomy, physiology and pathology; pregnancy and childbirth; prenatal diagnosis and screening; reproductive health; preimplantation genetic diagnosis and developing technology; breast and reproductive cancers.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical demonstrations in laboratories, observation days in fetal medicine, reproductive medicine and IVF units, and student presentations. There are a number of peer-led learning activities. Assessment is through essays, patient case reports, critical reviews of papers, problem booklets, examinations and the dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 11,090 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 25,140 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Variable - 2 years
PgDip Variable - 2 years
PgDip Full-time - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Graduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 6050