King's College London

Course Introduction

Research focuses on the social; political; economic; legal; and ethical factors shaping developments in biomedicine; disease; and healthcare and their implications. Areas of particular research interest are: global health inequalities; mental health, psychiatry and neuroscience; biomedicine, bioscience and society; developments in health and medical technologies, social science and ageing; health policy and health economics; bioeconomies and commercial and economic factors in medical developments and health care; the problems of translational research; the definition and measurement of health and social outcomes by governments, insurers, professionals and patients.

Course Additional Entry

A good Master's degree in a relevant subject and/or practical experience in the field of study.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
MPhil £16,600  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,600  Academic year. First year home fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
MPhil £8,300  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 - 6 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,300  Academic year. First year home fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
PhD £16,600  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 - 3 years
Full Time
PhD £4,600  Academic year. First year home fees
4 years
Part Time
PhD