University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Clinical Immunology

The programme aims to give students a fundamental understanding of the principles and mechanisms of the immune system and immune responses in the context of infection, malignancy and immunological disorders.

Entry requirements

Our programme is suitable if you are a graduate in immunology, biochemistry, physiology, pharmacology, pharmacy, medicine or other biological subject that contains an element of immunology; an Honours degree (upper 2nd Class minimum) or overseas equivalent is required for direct entry to the programme. Flexibility on entry requirements will be considered for candidates with proven appropriate professional experience. Under these circumstances, you will be considered on an individual basis and may be required to initially enrol on the diploma (PGDip) track. Students whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language: IELTS score of 7.0 (6.5 in writing) or TOEFL score of 100 (25 in writing).

Course modules

Modules may include: Introudction to clinical immunology; research methods; immunity and infection; immonodefinciency and immunotherapy; allergy and hypersensitivity; haematological malignancies; autoimmunity; research skills masterclass; research propsoal and report; research project and dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Full-time - 8 months

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Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0161 275 4740