Taught course

Medical Microbiology (EuroMasters)

University of Surrey · Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

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Entry requirements

Applicants should usually possess at least a 2:2 honours degree in a relevant subject from an approved university.

Applications from candidates not possessing the qualifications mentioned above may be considered, depending on the length and quality of their experience, published works and recommendations from employers. Such candidates may be required to complete a qualifying assessment.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Medical Microbiology (EuroMasters) combines taught modules with extensive research training, increasing your scientific understanding of medical microbiology whilst developing your critical and analytical skills.

You will study theoretical aspects of medical microbiology which encompass: the biological and pathogenic properties of microbes; their role in health and disease; the reactions of the host to infection; and the scientific basis for the detection, control and antimicrobial treatment of infectious disease.

You will be given the opportunity to work within internationally recognised groups and be taught by leading experts in the field of medical microbiology.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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