Taught course

Immunology and Allergy

Institution
University of Nottingham · School of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2:2 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course has been designed to provide you with training in the theoretical and practical aspects of modern immunology, with some emphasis on allergy. It is the only course of its kind in the UK.

It is particularly suitable for graduates in life sciences, biomedical sciences and allied subjects, as well as people who are already employed in related fields who wish to update their knowledge and gain valuable research experience.

Key facts:

  • This is a unique course within the UK, offering postgraduate immunology training that also encompasses allergy.
  • The research carried out within Immunology is recognised at an international level, and Allergy Research was rated 5* during the 2001 Research Assessment Exercise.
  • The latest Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) confirmed The University of Nottingham's position as a world class research-led institution. Over 60% of the University's RAE scores identified research as being of a level of international excellence.
  • This achievement has helped put Nottingham in the world’s top 75 universities according to The Newsweek World University Rankings.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the School of Life Sciences web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations56
Dissertation44 (2000 words)

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)115 82 32100