Taught course

Molecular Medicine

Imperial College London · Investigative Science

Entry requirements

A first degree or equivalent in medicine, biological dentistry or veterinary medicine, with the minimum of second class honours.

Months of entry


Course content

The practice of clinical medicine is currently being revolutionised by rapid and extraordinary technological advances in molecular biology in areas such as gene discovery, cancer, inherited diseases and gene therapy.

Designed to appeal to both clinical and basic scientists, this degree provides a comprehensive, theoretical and practical training using state-of-the-art techniques in molecular and cellular biology as applied to medicine.

Fees and funding

UK students
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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Dissertation50 (20000 words)

Course contact details

Dr Mick Jones