University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Transfusion, Transplantation and Tissue Banking

Students study: donation of blood, organs and tissues; components, reagents and products: principles and processes; clinical transfusion practice; clinical laboratory practice (as it relates to transfusion, transplantation and tissue banking); transfusion microbiology; quality, information technology and planning skills; management and research skills.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good Honours degree in a relevant biological science, preferably be working in a transfusion, transplantation or tissue-banking environment; applicants should also, preferably, have at least 2 years' experience of working in a relevant discipline in a healthcare setting; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

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Key information

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Programme Director
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0141 357 7700