Taught course

Human Molecular Genetics

Institution
Imperial College London · Faculty of Medicine
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Candidates should have a good honours degree in a science subject, including biology, medicine, biochemical sciences, genetics or a related subject. Although a science degree is preferred, we will also consider students from the humanities and social sciences.

  • Students on this course will usually have a 2.1 or first class undergraduate degree from a UK university or an equivalent overseas qualification.
  • Candidates with a medical or nursing degree, or with other training backgrounds, can also be very successful on this course.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MSc in Human Molecular Genetics provides fundamental and practical training in human molecular genetics, genomics and precision medicine, using advanced molecular and bioinformatic techniques to prepare students for a career in basic science and translational research.

Information for international students

Students with English as a second language will require an English qualification to attend this intensive one-year MSc course, equivalent to IELTS with an overall score 7 or above and a minimum of 6.5 in all other elements (including writing and speaking).Students with English as a second language will require an English qualification to attend this intensive one-year MSc course, equivalent to IELTS with an overall score 7 or above and a minimum of 6.5 in all other elements (including writing and speaking).

Fees and funding

Please see the funding page for more details.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Deborah Jones
Email
deborah.jones@imperial.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7594 6515