Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This is programme is designed to give you the necessary academic background and specialist skills to carry out healthcare research in a contract research organisation, pharmaceutical industry or health service environment. The modular nature of the programme is designed to fit in with full'time employment.

Course Modules

Modules include: Clinical study design; practical aspects of clinical research and early drug development; ethics and regulation; data management and statistics; specific topics in clinical trial design; elective dissertation; health outcomes and pharmacoeconomics; marketing healthcare; research project/dissertation; health and the human body; healthcare organisation and decision'making; module options include; drug discovery and preclinical research and development; toxicology.

Course Additional Entry

A relevant Honours degree required, or an appropriate professional qualification (for example nursing) or relevant experience. English language requirement: IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 610 score.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £15,900  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,150  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £10,600  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £5,450  Academic year. First year home fees