Taught course

Health and Medical Sciences (Cancer Care Innovation) MSc

UCL Institute of Education · Institute of Health Informatics

Entry requirements

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

The English language level for this programme is: .

Further information can be found on our English language requirements http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements page.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme is a sub-specialty route within the Health and Medical Sciences programme. Healthcare professionals and health service managers can tailor this adaptable interdisciplinary programme to their individual needs by selecting from a library of modules with cancer specialist and generic themes. A Student Advisor supports students in selecting modules and in reviewing their personal development plan and career goals.

Led by specialists, this innovative programme will equip students with the professional skills needed for effective working in modern healthcare settings. Students assemble their own curriculum to reflect their individual needs and interests.

The programme offers the opportunity to study at a time and place convenient to individual circumstances, making it feasible to combine study and full-time work.

It provides access to a broad range of modules spanning all aspects of clinical practice and healthcare delivery, as well as extensive opportunities to interact with a range of senior academics and professional experts drawn from across UCL and beyond.

Flexible: 2-5 years;

Qualification and course duration


part time
60 months
full time
60 months
distance learning
60 months


Some modules combine formal contact time with academic staff, research fellows and guest speakers and interactive online study using the virtual learning environment. Other modules are taught on campus through lectures, seminars and workshops. Assessment is a mixture of written coursework, formal examination, oral presentation and the dissertation.

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 3370 1214