University of Reading

University of Reading

Molecular Medicine

This course aims to provide students with a broad overview of the molecular and cellular causes and treatments of human diseases. It provides practical and theoretical understanding of the most important current topics in molecular medicine including the biology of cancer; synthetic biology; cardiovascular diseases and stem cells and regenerative medicine.

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate Honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in biological science (such as biomedical sciences, biological sciences, biochemistry or microbiology).

Course modules

Modules include: research techniques and experimental design; advanced topics in biomedicine; biology of cancer; synthetic biology; regenerative medicine.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 18,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
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0118 378 5289