Taught course

Clinical Embryology

University of Leeds · School of Medicine

Entry requirements

Honours degree in biological or related science. Candidates should normally be employed in a laboratory practising clinical embryology with an employer expressing support in allocation of free time for study

Months of entry


Course content

Established in 2000, the MSc/Diploma in Clinical Embryology has been developed by the Reproduction and Early Development Research Group within the Leeds Institute of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine in association with the Reproductive Medicine Unit at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

The course aims to provide a high standard of education in clinical embryology and to provide enhanced academic and professional development for clinical scientists and clinicians working in the field through provision of a recognised qualification which will contribute to uniformity of knowledge in the theory and practise of clinical embryology.

The part-time, distance learning format allows applicants in full-time employment to acquire an MSc degree.

Information for international students

IELTS score of 6.5 with at least 6.0 in all components.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months


distance learning
16 months
part time
16 months

Course contact details

Mrs Christine Sykes
+44 (0)113 343 8324