University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Immunology and Inflammatory Disease

This programme integrates basic, translational and clinical immunology and inflammation biology with cutting edge molecular and cellular techniques to equip students with both a working knowledge of Inflammatory disease together with state of the art research approaches used to study the area. This programme is subject to approval.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours Degree or equivalent in Biomedical Science or a relevant subject is required. Alternative qualifications are also considered on a case-by-case basis. Applicants are required to provide 2 references and a full degree transcript with their application.

Course modules

Modules include: immunology: basic, translational and clinical; omic technologies for the biomedical sciences: from genomics to metabolomics; designing a research project: biomedical research methodology; research project or dissertation. Optional courses: drug discovery; diagnostic technologies and devices; viruses and cancer; current trends and challenges in biomedical research and health; technology transfer and commercialisation of bioscience research; exposure to the best international immunological research; networking with prospective employers in academia and the pharmaceutical industry.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Full-time - 3 months
PgDip Full-time - 7 months
MSc Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

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