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Top 75 Masters of Science in Medical Studies 2019/2020

The completion of a Master of Science degree, commonly abbreviated MSc, is preceded by the rigorous study and mastery of a chosen discipline. Conferment of the diploma is an accomplishment that allows you to pursue work or further education in the field.

What is an MSc in Medicine? An MSc in Medicine is a program that prepares students to study, observe and eventually practice medicine. The program is generalized and allows students to focus on the broad application of medicine in healthcare rather than specializing in a narrower field. The courses you may take include Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Practices and Procedures and Patient Care Principles. In addition to these classes, you can expect to enroll in an internship or clinical experience program that takes place in a healthcare setting. This will give you the opportunity to practice the medical concepts learned in your coursework.

Since an MSc in Medicine is designed to be a general graduate-level course of study, it benefits students by giving them the foundational knowledge needed to practice in any healthcare setting. You may also find that its general nature allows for the opportunity to explore more specific interests later.

The cost of attendance for the program will depend on a variety of factors. If you would like to obtain a summary of the tuition and fees, contacting the admissions office of the school you wish to attend is the best method of doing so.

An MSc in Medicine should provide you with the knowledge, training and experience needed to pursue a position as a healthcare provider. Additional training and licensure will be required for most specialized positions, but the degree may make it easier to complete those steps. You might also find that you can work in a laboratory or government agency with the degree, but if you want to work outside of a hands-on setting, you will likely be able to find work teaching or writing on the topic of medicine.

Some institutions allow students to earn the MSc in Medicine degree through online or part-time classes. To learn more, 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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75 Results in Medical Studies

Charité – University of Medicine Berlin

The Master's programme covers the breadth of neuroscience from molecular and cellular neurobiology to systems neuroscience and cognition. Since the programme focuses on t ... [+]

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The Master's programme covers the breadth of neuroscience from molecular and cellular neurobiology to systems neuroscience and cognition. Since the programme focuses on translational research, bringing findings from the bench to the bedside, special emphasis is given to pathological aspects of neurophysiology and clinical neuroscience.

Stressing the importance of practical experimental skills, hands-on lab training including the Master's thesis accounts for 50% of the programme. For the theory modules, one-third of the time is dedicated to classroom teaching and two-thirds of the time is allocated to self-study.

Degree: MSc (with the option to continue in the PhD programme) Course location: Berlin In cooperation with: Freie Universität Berlin Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Einstein Center for Neurosciences Erasmus Mundus Programme Neurasmus Cluster of Excellence NeuroCure Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine Leibniz Institute for Molecular Pharmacology Berlin Institute of Health Teaching language: English Languages: All courses are taught in English. Programme duration: 4 semesters Beginning: Winter semester More information on the beginning of studies: The programme starts with an orientation week, usually during the first week in October. Application deadline: 15 January each year for the following winter semester. Tuition fees per semester in Euro: 2,500 Combined Master's degree / PhD programme: Yes Joint degree / double degree programme: No Course organisation Semester 1 Nervous System: Structure, Function and Development (5 CP ECTS) Neurophysiology (5 CP ECTS) Data and Statistics (5 CP ECTS) Critical Thinking in Translational Research (5 CP ECTS) Lab Rotation 1 + Methods (10 CP ECTS) Semester 2... [-]
Germany Berlin
October 2020
Full-time
4 semesters
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University College London (UCL) - Division of Surgery & Interventional Science

The Musculoskeletal Science MSc covers a broad spectrum of musculoskeletal topics, including basic science and clinical aspects. It aims to give students, in a multidisci ... [+]

Overview

The Musculoskeletal Science MSc covers a broad spectrum of musculoskeletal topics, including basic science and clinical aspects. It aims to give students, in a multidisciplinary setting, a holistic view of musculoskeletal science, orthopaedic bioengineering, and medicine and provides an in-depth knowledge of specific areas appropriate to each student's individual interests.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second-class medical degree or UK Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

English language requirements

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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1 - 5 years
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University of Suffolk

Regenerative Medicine encompasses many areas of life science and medicine. It has been gaining an enormous interest from the commercial sector and from the healthcare sys ... [+]

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Regenerative Medicine encompasses many areas of life science and medicine. This twenty-first century's medicine promises to address several unmet clinical needs and reduce healthcare costs.

Regenerative Medicine aims to repair damaged, diseased and worn out tissues or organs by using cells as therapies, delivered often in combination with bio-scaffolds, or using molecules that stimulate innate capacities of tissue repair. The production of these new medicines and devices requires an understanding of many aspects: basic research, in vitro analysis, preclinical testing, product conceptualization and development, regulatory and ethical frameworks and navigation of intellectual property issues.... [-]

United Kingdom Ipswich
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1 - 2 years
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Northeast Ohio Medical University- College of Graduate Studies

Integrated pharmaceutical medicine is the scientific discipline concerned with the discovery, development, formulation, delivery, pharmacologic and toxicologic evaluation ... [+]

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Integrated pharmaceutical medicine is the scientific discipline concerned with the discovery, development, formulation, delivery, pharmacologic and toxicologic evaluation, registration and scientific monitoring of drug entities for the benefit of public health.

Master of Science (M.S.) Program

The M.S. degree in integrated pharmaceutical medicine at NEOMED requires a total of 45 credit hours, including 16 credit hours of the core curriculum offered to Ph.D. students, 9 credit hours of electives (for a total of 25 didactic credits), 10 hours of pharmaceutical medicine research and 10 hours of thesis work, culminating in a written thesis and thesis defense.... [-]

USA Rootstown Township
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University of Southern California School of Pharmacy

The STEM-designated Medical Product Quality degree is designed for students with a background in biological, pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences and biomedical enginee ... [+]

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The STEM-designated Medical Product Quality degree is designed for students with a background in biological, pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences and biomedical engineering. The goal of the program is to train students in the theory behind current and future regulations which impact product quality and to provide real-life practical tools they will use in their industry careers.

Professionals working in quality assurance and quality control are responsible for the testing and oversight required to ensure the safety of healthcare products. Students learn about the regulations and guidelines that ensure the quality of drugs, biologics and medical devices in the US and internationally, and how to apply this knowledge in the ever-expanding field of medical product development and manufacturing. They develop an understanding of the basic principles essential for the interpretation and implementation of quality practices and quality systems.... [-]

USA Los Angeles
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
International Medical University

The IMU MSc in Molecular Medicine is designed for science and medical graduates seeking advanced training in molecular and disease-oriented research. This programme aims ... [+]

Molecular medicine has been recognized as a major focused area of contemporary medical research and had facilitated a recent breakthrough in disease diagnosis, management, and treatments. For instance, it is now possible to elucidate multiple metabolites and toxin derived from drug based on interomics approach, design highly specific and individualized treatments through genomics screening, bioinformatics, and chemoinformatics assessment and enhance bioavailability of new drugs by making use of nano-delivery.

The IMU MSc in Molecular Medicine is designed for science and medical graduates seeking advanced training in molecular and disease-oriented research. This programme aims to deliver an exceptional curriculum to equip students with skills that meet the highest demands and expectations of scientific rigor. The curriculum is innovative and draws on the expertise of our world-renowned faculty who are also passionate researchers. Core modules present the latest scientific developments in molecular medicine that are delivered through innovative andragogy. Students will appreciate the role of simple and complex molecules in human diseases and the ways in which systems biology, computational biology and chemical genetics have transformed research strategies and methodology in stem cell technology and therapeutics, drug design and development as well as medical and clinical research.... [-]

Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
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18 months
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Radboud University

In the Radboud University Master's programme Medical Biology you will explore the biological mechanisms of health and sickness. ... [+]

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Do you want to learn more about this programme, visit our campus and meet current students and staff? Join us for the Master's Open Day on 16 November 2019!

Programme Overview This programme is designed for students with a background in Biomedical Sciences or other related disciplines Gain the knowledge and skills to to understand the body at the molecular, cellular and systemic levels Explore the biological mechanisms of health and sickness and use your new skills to conduct research in areas you are passionate about Prepare yourself for as a researcher, trial supervisor, poilcy officer, educator, and many more Why study Medical Biology at Radboud University?

Radboud University's Master's programme for Medical Biology was ranked in the top 100 by QS University Rankings in the field of Medical Biology in 2019. As a student at Radboud you will benefit from our reputation as well as the great research institutes connected to Radboud, including: The Radboud University Medical Centre (UMC), The Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, the Donders Institute for Brain Cognition and Behviour, and the Radboud Insititute for Health Sciences.... [-]

Netherlands Nijmegen
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
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Wright State University

Our innovative program provides a comprehensive introduction to the broad range of theoretical concepts that comprise pharmacology and toxicology, providing both historic ... [+]

Program Description

The program leading to the Master of Science degree in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology will prepare students for careers in industry, government, education, and research organizations or for further professional training. It is offered in close cooperation with the U.S. Air Force and Navy Toxicology Laboratories located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

This program differs from other undergraduate major or masters level programs currently offered at Wright State University, both conceptually and with respect to employment and career options. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the broad range of theoretical concepts that comprise these disciplines, providing both historical context and state-of-the-art technical approaches to solving pharmacological and toxicological problems. This goal of providing students with a career-oriented yet theoretically based education will be accomplished within the core curriculum through the combination of text and literature-based lectures, complemented by laboratory instruction and journal club-type seminars, and culminating with a thesis research project.... [-]

USA Dayton
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2 years
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Sheffield Hallam University

This course provides a stimulating, challenging and enjoyable experience of studying cancer biology with practical applications at the forefront of the cancer field. Led ... [+]

Gain an in-depth understanding of modern cancer biology, and work towards a career that will make a difference.

Examine the processes underlying the development of malignancy. Develop applied research techniques using state-of-the-art lab facilities. Design, execute and interpret practical work within the field of neoplastic transformation, diagnosis and treatment. Build confidence in presenting your work to academic and professional audiences.

This course provides a stimulating, challenging and enjoyable experience of studying cancer biology with practical applications at the forefront of the cancer field. Led by research-active cancer biologists, you will develop an understanding of the pathogenesis of malignant transformation from cellular to whole system level, discussing methods for the diagnosis and treatment of patients.... [-]

United Kingdom Sheffield
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1 year
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University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences

The course is especially designed for healthcare professionals from a range of backgrounds. It follows a syllabus specified by Health Education England (HEE) for training ... [+]

The course is especially designed for healthcare professionals from a range of backgrounds. It follows a syllabus specified by Health Education England (HEE) for training NHS staff in Genomic Medicine, and HEE has ring-fenced funding to allow NHS staff to study for the MSc (Genomic Medicine) at accredited provider institutions, including Birmingham.

Further information about HEE funding is now available. You can choose to study for the full Masters, the intermediate qualifications of Postgraduate Diploma or Postgraduate Certificate, or select individual modules as CPD.

The course is also suitable for other Home/EU or international students who wish to learn about the advances in genomics and bioinformatics particularly as relevant to medical applications, and the challenges of introducing the technology into a healthcare system.... [-]

United Kingdom Birmingham
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Keele University

Biomedical Science is a key subject area comprising of all aspects of health and disease, within the subject are clinical laboratory disciplines that specifically address ... [+]

Biomedical Science is a key subject area comprising of all aspects of health and disease, within the subject are clinical laboratory disciplines that specifically address the knowledge and understanding of disease processes in the context of the study and investigation of those processes. The MSc Biomedical Blood Science incorporates clinical biochemistry, immunology, haematology and transfusion science.

The School of Life Science has developed an extremely active and successful undergraduate and postgraduate Biomedical Science programmes. We have embraced specialists working in NHS Trusts and associated industries to develop outstanding, collaborative relationships covering key diagnostic and clinical specialities. Not only do students benefit from the inclusion of such specialist practitioners onto our teaching programmes, but input from employers also helps to shape the curriculum and can lead to highly competitive project opportunities working within related industries.... [-]

United Kingdom Keele
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1 - 2 years
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Long Island University

The Master of Science program in Pharmacology and Toxicology prepares students with the knowledge and abilities required for competitive technical positions in pharmacolo ... [+]

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The Master of Science program in Pharmacology and Toxicology prepares students with the knowledge and abilities required for competitive technical positions in pharmacological research and testing, for participating in clinical trials, and for performing toxicological reviews and assessments in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries as well as in academic and governmental research laboratories.

Additionally, graduates are well positioned to continue their studies in Ph.D. programs in pharmacology and other biomedical sciences, while other graduates may find the program ideal for improving their credentials toward gaining admission to medical school or other health professional programs.... [-]

USA New York
September 2020
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George Washington University - School of Medicine and Health Sciences Online

The George Washington University's online MSHS in Integrative Medicine (INTM) will prepare you to create evidence-based, personalized care plans that put the patient at t ... [+]

The George Washington University's (GW) online MSHS in Integrative Medicine (INTM) delivers a transformative curriculum focused on providing holistic patient care. In as few as two years, graduate ready to create evidence-based, personalized care plans to address a patient's unique physical, mental and social, circumstances.

Additional program options:

Online MSHS in Integrative Medicine Nutrition Concentration

Take a deeper look at the science of nutrition and wellness through a selection of electives. Learn to provide personalized nutrition counseling to patients of all kinds. With the addition of 1,000 extracurricular hours of supervised experience, graduates can prepare to sit for the Certified Nutrition Specialist® (CNS) exam.... [-]

USA Washington
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Online
University College London (UCL) Institute of Cardiovascular Science

Cardiovascular diseases remain a major cause of death and ill health worldwide. This new MSc, taught by scientists and clinicians who are leaders in their field ... [+]

MSc in Cardiovascular Science

Cardiovascular diseases remain a major cause of death and ill health worldwide. This new MSc, taught by scientists and clinicians who are leaders in their field, offers students the opportunity to learn about topical areas in cardiovascular science, preparing them for further research or a career in industry.

What will I learn?Students will develop a detailed knowledge of molecular and cellular cardiovascular science, animal models of cardiovascular disease, microvascular biology and the mechanisms by which the heart and vasculature function in health and disease, as well as statistical methodology. They will gain valuable research skills and an awareness of the ethical, legal and social aspects of developments in cardiovascular disease.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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1 year
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University of Antwerp

Through its unique collaboration with the Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM), the University of Antwerp is able to offer this state-of-the master programme, integrating ... [+]

The M.Sc. in Biomedical Sciences: Infectious and Tropical Diseases offers you the opportunity to combine courses of different disciplines and research projects in leading laboratories and institutes. Moreover, optional courses in preclinical and clinical drug research facilitate career opportunities in clinical research organisations and biopharmaceutical industries, while optional courses in molecular and cellular biomedicine prepare for a career in dedicated research and development.

Courses and research are organised during 4 semesters. The research internship takes 6 weeks in a laboratory of your choice. The project proposal and the master’s research project and thesis last 7 months and are completed in one of the spearhead laboratories. In completing the research projects, you will gain practical experience in scientific research and learn to analyse data, write reports and give oral presentations. You will be encouraged to go abroad and complete your research work in part or entirely at a partner university.... [-]

Belgium Antwerp
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2 years
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