University of Cambridge
Clinical Science (Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, TMAT)
Each student has a customised programme; the course includes formal teaching in a wide range of translational and pharmacological skills, and a project which takes proof-of-concept studies in cell or animal systems forward to proof-of-concept studies in humans; all students have the opportunity for hands-on exposure to the design and conduct of experimental medicine studies investigating the therapeutic potential of new drugs, in collaboration with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).
2 academic references; applicants need to include transcripts; an English language score report (if English is not the applicant's 1st language); and personal reference (only if the applicant wishes to be considered for funding from the Cambridge trusts or gates).
Modules include: basic pharmacology; clinical pharmacology; additional statistics; medical statistics; statistics for medical journals; epidemiology; clinical drug development; pharmacogenetics; research governance and ethical aspects; practical aspects of clinical research; clinical trials; sample size issues; optional modules: primary care modules.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 7,035 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 27,792 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 2,262 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Part-time||£ 9,288 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,924 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 18,732 per Academic year (overseas fees)||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cambridge University||Cambridge||CB2 1TN||East of England|