Taught course

Genomic Medicine

Institution
University of Exeter · University of Exeter Medical School
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

Normally a min 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Relevant clinical or professional experience may be taken into consideration as evidence of equivalency. 

Individuals who don't meet the normal entry criteria but have relevant professional experience will also be welcomed on to this MSc programme. Qualifications and experience will be assessed on application and there will be opportunities for APL (Assessment of Prior Learning).

For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.

Months of entry

September

Course content

  • Taught by world-leading academics in genomics research, including multifactorial traits, rare disorders, pharmacogenomics and epigenetics.
  • Developed by Health Education England and is aligned with their vision to prepare the NHS for the legacy of the 100,000 Genomes Project
  • You can opt to  study for a 60 credit PG Certificate or 120 credit PG Diploma, by selecting a combination of any of the modules on offer
  • Funded places from Health Education England are available for a maximum of four modules, the equivalent of a PG Certificate, for NHS professionals.
  • You will study the genomics and informatics of rare and common diseases, cancer and infectious diseases, which can be applied to clinical practice and medical research

Information for international students

Further information for international students can be found on our dedicated international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/medicine/genomicmsc/#fees
International students
http://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/medicine/genomicmsc/#fees

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages on our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 or 36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
medicine@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1392 725500