Taught course

Genomic Medicine

Institution
University of Birmingham · College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The University of Birmingham has general entry requirements including a minimum of GCSE grade C in Maths and English.

Applicants for the MSc (Genomic Medicine) without prior relevant experience working in healthcare should have a good honours degree (or equivalent), in a relevant subject (e.g. biomedical science or medicine). However we will consider applicant with alternative academic qualifications, on the basis of professional qualifications and experience within the NHS (or other relevant organisations).

Months of entry

September, March

Course content

The course is especially designed for healthcare professionals from a range of backgrounds. It follows a syllabus specified by Health Education England (HEE) for training NHS staff in Genomic Medicine, and HEE has ring-fenced funding to allow NHS staff to study for the MSc (Genomic Medicine) at accredited provider institutions, including Birmingham.

The course is also suitable for other Home/EU or Overseas students who wish to learn about the advances in genomics and bioinformatics particularly as relevant to medical applications, and the challenges of introducing the technology into a healthcare system.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
genomics@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 414 4487