Entry requirements

A 2:1 undergraduate honours degree in a medical/life science (medicine, biology, chemistry, etc.) or quantitative science subject (computer science, mathematics, physics, etc.). Equivalent relevant work experience will also be considered for eligibility to enter the programme.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This Masters programme takes you into the fascinating world of cutting-edge technology, health data, and the limitless potential of artificial intelligence. The programme is designed to prepare you for a career in industry or academia at the intersection of AI, clinical sciences, and biomedicine.

Subject to Ministry of Education accreditation
Health data science is transforming the healthcare landscape by harnessing the power of data to improve patient outcomes and optimize medical procedures. It enables evidence-based decision-making, empowers healthcare professionals, and contributes to the development of innovative treatments and personalized medicine.
The demand for health data scientists is experiencing exponential growth, driven by the ever-increasing volume and complexity of health data. In recent years, we have transitioned from facing a shortage of data to having shortage in experts who can effectively analyse this wealth of information.
In this dynamic programme, we'll equip you with the expertise and tools needed to unravel the potential of health data and how it can transform medicine. You will learn how to use advanced computational techniques to unlock new frontiers in clinical and biomedical research and be at the forefront of innovation in this rapidly evolving field.
Our students come from diverse backgrounds from the biomedical and medical domains, including clinical trainees, as well as individuals with expertise in computer science, mathematics, and statistics. Additionally, we welcome students from public health, epidemiology, and biotechnology/engineering disciplines, fostering a rich and multidisciplinary learning environment.

Information for international students

English language requirements

IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    18-24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Dubai Contacts