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Top 16 Masters of Science in Biomedical Research 2019

After completing a bachelor's degree, student must choose between jumping into their careers immediately or continuing their studies. If they choose the latter, they may be qualified to enter more appealing and advanced positions and earn higher salaries.

What is an MSc in Biomedical Research? Medicine is a field that is built upon thorough and extensive research. Studying biomedical research prepares you to become a researcher or scientist to help contribute to the worldwide medical knowledge base. Students will typically study proper research techniques, how to develop a thesis, the creation of an academic study, and peer review. The disciplines that are included are typically biology, chemistry, medicine, and humanities. By the very nature of this field of study, the applications are primarily theoretical rather than practical.

By studying biomedical research, you may develop a specialized set of skills. These skills may help make it possible to enter your career and increase your potential salary. Biomedical research students utilize analysis and evaluation skills, critical thinking, research abilities, and a scientific mind.

The cost of earning a master's degree depends on several factors. These factors can include everything from the school and program you have chosen, to the length of your program, to even the country in which the school is located. Before you enroll, you should research these aspects.

As a highly specialized field of study, those who graduate with an MSc in Biomedical Research are often prepared to become researchers or scientists. While this is the primary career path for graduates, there are still many options for what they will research. It is possible to become a scientist in the biology, chemistry, anatomy, or psychology fields.

If you are ready to begin your education in biomedical research, you should start by finding a program that meets your needs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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16 Results in Biomedical Research

University of London International Programmes

This degree is for experienced professionals who wish to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis, and reporting of clinical trials. It will also benefit an ... [+]

A prestigious Master's in Clinical Trials by distance learning

This degree is for experienced professionals who wish to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis, and reporting of clinical trials. It will also benefit anyone wishing to understand more about trials before moving into this field.

The programme aims to:

develop your knowledge and understanding of the key decisions surrounding the design, delivery, and assessment of clinical trials; encourage critical and evaluative skills that will help you reach independent scientific judgment; teach you how to apply the conceptual and practical tools needed to initiate clinical trials; promote self-development by providing an environment for you to practice skills of selection, assimilation, and communication. ... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online
August 2019
Full-time
2 - 5 years
Online
University of Fribourg - Department of Medicine

The Master of Science in Experimental Biomedical Research provides opportunities for a broad learning experience in the area of biomedicine. ... [+]

The Master of Science in Experimental Biomedical Research provides opportunities for a broad learning experience in the area of biomedicine. It emphasizes research training and acquisition of practical skills that will enhance your capacity to take on your future employment and/or develop a career in research. Three options are offered: «Neuroscience», «Infection, Inflammation and Cancer», «Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health».

Three options (majors) are offered:

Neuroscience Infection, inflammation, and cancer Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health What will I learn? Advanced structure and function of biological systems. Mechanisms underlying normal function and dysfunction of the human body at molecular, cellular and systems levels. State of the art methods in biomedical research. Essential skills: scientific thinking, formulation of scientific hypotheses, research project design, data analysis, and interpretation. Practical research skills necessary for scientific investigations in the medical field. Academic and professional openings. Academic research. Biotechnology. Pharmaceutical industry. Medical technology. Healthcare sector. Who can apply? ... [-]
Switzerland Fribourg
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Campbell University

The Online MS in Clinical Research (MSCR) degree is designed to expand students understanding of clinical research including drug development and clinical trials. ... [+]

The Master of Science in Clinical Research (MSCR) degree is an online program:

Designed to educate students in literature evaluation, study design, research methodologies, data management, and statistical analysis and interpretation. Offers the same intensity and quality of face-to-face classes, but without the time and travel constraints of a traditional classroom. Allows students to excel academically as well as professionally in the exciting and growing field of clinical research Specifically designed to enhance interaction between peers, faculty and industry professionals Culminates with a research project based on the students’ therapeutic interest. Students may work independently or collaborate with another MSCR student. The faculty serve as research project advisors throughout the entire research project experience Prepares graduates to enter the field in positions including data managers, medical writers, clinical research monitors, study coordinators, regulatory affairs specialists, Institutional Review Board (IRB) administrators and project specialists. In addition, many graduates pursue professional degrees within the medical and health sciences fields Can benefit students in all walks of life, ranging from working professionals, students in other professional educational programs, as well as individuals desiring to enhance their employment opportunities. ... [-]
USA Raleigh
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Online
Sharda University

This is the full-time program comprising lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, computer knowledge, personality development, documentation and practical training/internship ... [+]

Master of Science - Clinical Research

This is the full-time program comprising lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, computer knowledge, personality development, documentation and practical training/internship.The multidisciplinary curriculum will comprise core modules related foundation course in:

Basic and paramedical sciences, biostatistics. Advanced computer education in clinical research. Elementary epidemiology. Different types of epidemiological studies. Research design. Research methodology. Ethical review procedure. Ethics in clinical research. Ethics in special conditions like organ transplants. Vaccine trials and genetics studies. Drug development. Drug safety. Drug regulatory affairs. Pharmacovigilance, advances in clinical trials. Clinical trials in practice. Reporting and reviewing clinical trials. Trial designs. Good clinical practice. Drug management, data monitoring, and analysis, medical writing, medical marketing. First Year Anatomy Physiology Pathology Microbiology General Pharmacology Clinical Research Systemic Pharmacology Elementary Biostatistics Hos. Orientation Program PDP/ Computer Education Educational Visits Second Year Clinical Research Applied Pharmacology Applied Biostatistics Hos. Orientation Program Educational Visits Training/ Internship/ Dissertation Eligibility ... [-]
India Greater Noida
July 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

The programme disseminates imaging knowledge, skills, and understanding, in order to enable the effective and efficient use of imaging, clinically, in research and in ind ... [+]

Programme description

To disseminate neuroimaging knowledge, skills and understanding, in order to enable the effective and efficient use of neuroimaging in research.

Aims of our flexible, intermittent, part-time, online learning (OL) programme:

to provide an understanding of research, which uses neuroimaging techniques to develop research planning & designing skills, incorporating neuroimaging to enable interpretation & analysis of relevant neuroimaging data to relate neuroimaging research to clinical applications Online learning

Access world-class teaching at the University of Edinburgh, while maintaining your local professional & personal commitments where you live, thereby keeping down costs by not being resident in Edinburgh.... [-]

United Kingdom Edinburgh
September 2019
Part-time
2 - 6 years
Online
The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

This online programme will provide a knowledge and understanding of the key elements and principles of clinical trial design, delivery and analysis. In addition to a know ... [+]

Programme description

The online programme will provide a knowledge and understanding of the key elements and principles of clinical trial design, delivery and analysis. In addition to a knowledge and understanding of the principles of GCP and their practical implementation in clinical trials.

This programme is suitable for graduates in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, life sciences and other allied disciplines involved in Clinical Trials.

This programme will support the demand for appropriately qualified investigators to lead clinical trials of all phases. Each course is divided into a set of themed sections in which material is presented in a blend of short online lectures, practical case studies, directed readings, podcasts and archived webinars. Discussion board tasks and live expert guest lectures offer an opportunity for collaborative critical discourse and debate of current issues under the guidance of expert teaching staff.... [-]

United Kingdom Edinburgh
September 2019
Part-time
1 - 3 years
Online
Utrecht University

The Biology of Disease program is an interdisciplinary program that will position you at the cutting edge of basic and clinical science. ... [+]

About

Biology of Disease positions you at the cutting edge of basic and clinical science, in particular in the cardiovascular research field. You study disease mechanisms in the broadest sense, and learn to conduct (cardiovascular) disease-related translational research in cooperation with clinical and pre-clinical staff.

Learn to translate a disease into a scientifically sound experiment or model or the other way around. Expand your knowledge concerning the disease or build bridges towards therapeutic leads by studying underlying mechanisms of the disease. Our various research projects focus on different subjects and diseases, allowing you to gain experience in multiple labs.

Become an Expert of Cardiovascular Diseases ... [-]
Netherlands Utrecht
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

The need for rigorous evaluation of components of health care is increasingly recognized worldwide as a global health issue. An important type of evaluation is the random ... [+]

MSc in Clinical Trials (Distance Learning)The need for rigorous evaluation of components of health care is increasingly recognized worldwide as a global health issue. An important type of evaluation is the randomized controlled clinical trial.This course is suitable for both those wishing to gain an overall understanding of trials before moving into the field and those who have general or specialist experience in clinical trials and aim to broaden their role in the design, management, analysis and reporting of clinical trials. It will be suitable for students working in high, middle and low-income countries.

Aims and ObjectivesThe course aims to develop:

a theoretical and practical understanding of the issues involved in the design, conduct, analysis, and interpretation of randomized controlled trials of health interventions skills to scrutinize information, to critically analyze and carry out research, and to communicate effectively ... [-]
United Kingdom London
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 5 years
Online
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

The MSc Medical Statistics program aims to train students from a variety of academic backgrounds to work as statisticians in various sectors including higher education... ... [+]

The MSc Medical Statistics program aims to train students from a variety of academic backgrounds to work as statisticians in various sectors including higher education, research institutions, the pharmaceutical industry, central government and national health services. It provides a training in the theory and practice of statistics with special reference to clinical trials, epidemiology and clinical or laboratory research for improved global health.

Graduates from this course pursue careers in medical and epidemiological research, in academic institutions, hospitals, the pharmaceutical industry and various governmental institutions.

The Medical Research Council, Wellcome, GlaxoSmithKline, and Amgen offer studentships to UK and EU students.... [-]

United Kingdom London
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 year
Campus
The George Washington University - Columbian College of Arts & Sciences

The mission of the GW Master of Science (MS) Biostatistics program is to guide students toward developing the necessary skills to successfully apply statistical methods t ... [+]

The mission of the GW Master of Science (MS) Biostatistics program is to guide students toward developing the necessary skills to successfully apply statistical methods to the biological, biomedical, and health services sciences.

After graduating from the Biostatistics MS program, students are prepared to conduct epidemiologic research, undertake evaluation studies, and monitor population health status in academic, government, the private sector, and community health settings. Our research helps drive understanding of how infectious diseases, such as Zika, Ebola, and HIV/AIDS spread. Our graduates work with those communities that are most vulnerable to better treat patients and prevent future outbreaks.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences

This programme will equip you with the skills needed to understand the critical elements in planning, undertaking, and analysing research in health care. These are vital ... [+]

How do we know what we know about a disease and its treatment?

Our most reliable knowledge derives from appropriate, timely, high-quality research.

This programme will equip you with the skills needed to understand the critical elements in planning, undertaking, and analysing research in health care. These are vital skills for anyone wanting to develop or enhance their career in health care and health-related research.

Our modules can be accessed in a variety of ways including as standalone modules (10 or 20 credits each) or through the 60 credit PG Certificate; 120 credit PG Diploma or the 180 credit Masters

If you wish to study this programme to Postgraduate Diploma level then you will need to complete the taught elements of the programme but will not need to complete a dissertation, which is only available to those studying for the Masters.... [-]

United Kingdom Birmingham
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
University of Turku

The master’s degree programme in biomedical sciences – drug discovery and development specialisation track trains experts for the entire drug development chain. ... [+]

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The master’s degree programme in biomedical sciences – drug discovery and development spesialisation track trains experts for the entire drug development chain.

The studies in Drug Discovery and Development give you a deep understanding of up-to-date methods applied to identify and validate new drug targets and to generate lead drug molecules. It also provides knowledge of technological innovations as well as methods of clinical drug research and development phases, clinical trial design, study planning and biostatistics. In addition, you will learn about drug regulatory science and pharmacovigilance.

After graduation, you will master drug discovery and development processes as well as procedures applied in drug regulatory science. You will also be familiar with the role of drug regulatory authorities during the life-span of a drug. The University of Turku also offers Drug Research Doctoral Programme for post-graduate studies.... [-]

Finland Turku
August 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University College London (UCL) - Division of Surgery & Interventional Science

This specialist programme is aimed at clinical professionals from all backgrounds involved in the delivery of integrated pain services in primary or secondary care. Combi ... [+]

Overview

This specialist programme is aimed at clinical professionals from all backgrounds involved in the delivery of integrated pain services in primary or secondary care. Combining cutting-edge research with an international reputation for clinical excellence, the UCL Pain Management MSc is ideal for anyone wanting to improve the lives of people living with persistent pain while also accelerating their own career.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second-class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants should also be registered/licensed healthcare professionals with a demonstrable interest in pain management.

English language requirements ... [-]
United Kingdom London
September 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of Glasgow Online

Population health science is an emerging area of health research that is focused on the multiple determinants of health outcomes and their impact on a population. The Uni ... [+]

Population health science is an emerging area of health research that is focused on the multiple determinants of health outcomes and their impact on a population. The University of Glasgow is ranked in the world top 100 of universities (QS World University Rankings 2019), it provides the only online programme of its kind in the UK which is dedicated to measuring, quantifying and describing the health status and health inequalities of populations through high-level research and statistical analysis.

A focus on data

The programme offers a unique opportunity to understand how physical and social environments, individual behaviour, the distribution of resources and investment and genetics impact on the health status and inequalities in populations over time. You could study optional courses, such as advanced statistics, which allow students to gain a greater insight into the data and provide more thought out solutions. What’s more, rather than being assessed through a dissertation, you will be taught through data analysis, reports, posters, presentations and journal articles. Learning in this way will equip you with the practical skills that are integral to careers in public health, health services, health policy or academia.... [-]

United Kingdom Glasgow
April 2019
Part-time
2.5 - 6 years
Online
The Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine

As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Biomedicine and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete ... [+]

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Biomedical Research. The challenging curricula include mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Biomedical Research and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge of other relevant fields.

The MSc Research Projects are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Biomedicine and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete a competitive Research Project. MSc Students have the opportunity to attend courses in innovative fields which include Brain and Behaviour, Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience, Neurosciences and Neurogenetics, Cytogenetics and Genomics, Molecular Genetics, Molecular Basis of Monogenic Diseases, Molecular Virology and Immunology and Molecular Basis of Complex Diseases.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 32 months
Campus