University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Cardiovascular Sciences

This course includes specialist training in the epidemiological nature of cardiovascular disease, in combination with analysis of the cellular and molecular mechanisms that underlie its development.

Entry requirements

The programme is open to medical, pharmacy and bioscience graduates. Students should have an Honours degree or equivalent in their subject. In exceptional circumstances, other science graduates or bioscience graduates with an Ordinary degree may be eligible, on demonstration of appropriate postgraduate professional experience. Whilst not essential, demonstration of appropriate postgraduate experience or relevant employment may enhance applications.

Course modules

Research methods; pharmacogenomics and molecular medicine; topics in therapeutics; clinical aspects of cardiovascular disease; established and novel techniques in cardiovascular research.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc (MedSci) Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc (MedSci) Full-time £ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc (MedSci) Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

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