Master in Medical Studies

Top 44 Master Degrees in Medical Studies 2018

Medical Studies

A student may choose to pursue a master’s degree after receiving their bachelor’s degree. This postgraduate program typically takes about two to three years to complete. Students pursuing a master’s degree will choose a specific area to study in which they will gain an even higher knowledge than they did in their undergraduate programs.

What is a Master in Medicine? Those who are accepted into this program will study a variety of topics related to healthcare and medical science. Students will also gain valuable experience that will be helpful to them in the work field. Many master’s degree programs in medicine allow for specializations in a more specific area, such as immunology, speech pathology or health administration. Those who complete a Master in Medicine will be ready to either obtain a career in the health industry or pursue an even higher degree.

Obtaining a master’s degree in medicine can be extremely beneficial, as it opens up a variety of job opportunities, with many of them being high paying. In addition, working in the medical field can be very rewarding. Not only do graduates gain the satisfaction of knowing that they are contributing to the health and well-being of others, but they also gain valuable knowledge and skills that will be beneficial in their everyday lives.

To find out how much it will cost to complete a master’s degree in medicine, contact directly the admissions office of each school you are interested in. These fees can vary widely depending on the institution, country and field of study.

Those with a master’s degree in medicine will likely have a variety of career opportunities opened up to them. Some may choose to pursue a medical profession, such as becoming a nurse or therapist, while others may be more interested in non-clinical jobs such as hospital management, charity work or scientific research. Positions are available in both private and public facilities, as well.

Taking online courses can be extremely beneficial when pursuing higher education. For more information, 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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Master in Medical Sciences mentored by Head of the Research Center

Sqore - Student Competition
Campus Full time 2 years Sweden Stockholm

Take the Sqore challenge to win the exclusive chance to be mentored by Örebro University’s Head of the Research Center plus funding for conference attendance. Then, apply to the Master of your choice. [+]

Take the Sqore challenge Take the Sqore challenge to win the exclusive chance to be mentored by Örebro University’s Head of the Research Center plus funding for conference attendance. Then, apply to the Master of your choice.

Imagine this: you’re studying a Master’s in Medicine program at Sweden’s top medical school.

On top of that, your work gets the personal attention of the Head of the Research Center and you have secured attendance to a key conference in your field of research.As a Master’s in Medicine candidate at Örebro University you could be studying the following programs:

Innate Immunity in Health and Disease Cardiovascular Disease Nutritional Molecular Medicine and Bioinformatics ... [-]

Master of Medical Science (Anatomy)

MAHSA University
Campus Full time 2 years January 2018 Malaysia Selangor Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

MAHSA University’s Master of Medical Science (Anatomy) is designed primarily for students who can then expect to continue onto doctoral studies (Ph.D., M.D., or the equivalent). [+]

Program Overview

MAHSA University’s Master of Medical Science (Anatomy) is designed primarily for students who can then expect to continue onto doctoral studies (Ph.D., M.D., or the equivalent).

This specialization assures training in research techniques and in the preparation of scholarly papers, and it culminates in the preparation and defense of a thesis based on original research. The student's program of study is an initiation into methods of intense study and research in some selected area of anatomy

The program of study includes a comprehensive oral examination of the material presented in the core anatomy courses and a written scholarly project focusing on a contemporary issue falling under one of the various sub-disciplines of anatomy.... [-]


Master in Medical Sciences

Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 8 years March 2018 Malaysia Cyberjaya + 1 more

This program aims to produce research scientists who will contribute to the advancement of the knowledge and practice of medical sciences.

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This program aims to produce research scientists who will contribute to the advancement of the knowledge and practice of medical sciences. You will be required to conduct a research and prepare a thesis for defense in order to complete the program. You will have access to leading academicians with outstanding industrial experience who will act as your supervisor.

RESEARCH AREA Pharmacological Sciences Cardiovascular Sciences Physiological Sciences Behavioral Sciences Microbiological Sciences Public Health Disaster and Emergency Medicine Medical Education DURATION Full-time: 2 - 6 years Part-time: 4 - 8 years ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Candidates must first complete their Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent; OR A Bachelor’s degree candidate in a relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and less than 2.75 may be admitted upon internal assessment; OR A Bachelor’s degree candidate in a relevant field with a CGPA less than 2.50, but with a minimum 5 years of relevant work experience may be admitted; OR Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Malaysian Government Foreign Students’ English Language Proficiency: Minimum TOEFL score of 550 or 80 (Internet), or IELTS score of Band 6.0 [-]

Master of Science (MSc) Quantitative Biology & Medicine (MODELIFE)

Université Côte d’Azur (UCA)
Campus 2 years September 2018 France Nice

The understanding of living systems requires a variety of approaches from many disciplines, often in complementary ways. The aim of this master’s program is to establish a high-level teaching program, at the interface between Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Biology, and Medicine. The ambition of this master’s program is to train students who can implement different approaches (model experiments, theories, simulations, etc.) and techniques to solve transdisciplinary problems in academic research, R&D, and biomedical fields. [+]

Develop experimental and theoretical modeling skills to perform research at the frontier of physics, maths, health and life sciences. Introduction

The understanding of living systems requires a variety of approaches from many disciplines, often in complementary ways. The aim of this master’s program is to establish a high-level teaching program, at the interface between Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Biology, and Medicine. The ambition of this master’s program is to train students who can implement different approaches (model experiments, theories, simulations, etc.) and techniques to solve transdisciplinary problems in academic research, R&D, and biomedical fields.

Objectives Learn fundamental concepts, methods, techniques of modern biology. Learn physical techniques to acquire data in biology (images, signals, measurements). Learn fundamental methods required to process data, signals, images in the life sciences framework. Be able to model several classes of biological processes (physical approach, theory, simulation, etc.) in biochemistry, cell biology, and biophysics, systems biology, neurons, development, tissues, organs. Acquire an advanced knowledge of problems at the interface between hard sciences and biology and medicine (biological networks, mechanics and physical chemistry for biology, mathematical models, computational medicine, etc.). Mastering scientific oral and written communication for various audiences. Course Structure Future careers ... [-]

English Program of Medical Education

The University Of Georgia
Campus Full time 6 years January 2018 Georgia Tbilisi

The aim of the course is to prepare competent, compassionate, just, experienced medical doctors, who will possess necessary theoretical knowledge, practical skills and values, defined by descriptor of competences of medical education in Georgia and by learning objectives of basic medical education by TUNING/MEDINE project, which will enable them to successfully continue medical education, enroll in Masters and Doctoral programs, apply for clinical positions of junior doctor, participate in scientific and academic activities in Georgia, as well as in other countries; graduates of the course will be ready to continuously improve their knowledge and skills, and with their professional work facilitate improvement of health and wellbeing of local communities as well as global society. [+]

The aim of the course is to prepare competent, compassionate, just, experienced medical doctors, who will possess necessary theoretical knowledge, practical skills and values, defined by descriptor of competences of medical education in Georgia and by learning objectives of basic medical education by TUNING/MEDINE project, which will enable them to successfully continue medical education, enroll in Masters and Doctoral programs, apply for clinical positions of junior doctor, participate in scientific and academic activities in Georgia, as well as in other countries; graduates of the course will be ready to continuously improve their knowledge and skills, and with their professional work facilitate improvement of health and wellbeing of local communities as well as global society.... [-]


Bologna-compliant Study Program

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 5 years October 2018 Austria Krems

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian university to offer a comprehensive medical education which satisfies the objectives of the Bologna process. [+]

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian university to offer a comprehensive medical education which satisfies the objectives of the Bologna process. It consists of two components:

The Health Sciences bachelor program is a foundation for careers in new and emerging areas of the health sciences and a requirement for further study on our Human Medicine master program. The Human Medicine master program offers the scientific training required to enter the medical profession and provides the skills needed by independent practitioners. Health Sciences bachelor program

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian higher education institute to offer interdisciplinary medical degree programs in line with the requirements of the Bologna model. The Health Sciences bachelor program gives students the skills they need to enter new, cutting-edge health professions, and lays the foundations for developing medical expertise. The combination of courses in human medicine, biomedical engineering, and health economics is designed to produce medical experts with state-of-the-art skills profiles. Thanks to a clearly structured curriculum aimed at nurturing professional qualities, program graduates will have developed interdisciplinary communication and problem-solving skills, and are also in a position to identify and respond to health-related problems. They are able to work effectively in the highly complex public health sector, skilfully discuss problems and take appropriate responsive action. A fully integrated curriculum geared towards enhancing expertise in a diverse range of subjects gives students the interdisciplinary communication, professional and problem-solving skills they require to address medical, biomedical engineering and health... [-]


Master Degree in Medicine and Surgery

University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli"
Campus Full time 6 years October 2018 Italy Napoli Caserta + 1 more

This degree course is devoted to giving the students all the scientific background and the skills needed in order to become a physician; actually, the course gives the students methods and background for either become physician and researcher in medical sciences. [+]

Course Overview

This course opens for more international students during the next academic year. We have increased the intake for this year from 30 to 60 candidates. Mission: This degree course is devoted to giving the students all the scientific background and the skills needed in order to become a physician; actually the course gives the students methods and background for either become physician and researcher in medical sciences. Consequently, each student enrolled must acquire several skills including the capability to make decisions for patient’s care.

What we’re preparing:

Doctor of Medicine and Surgery

Purposes

To apply knowledge, acquire capabilities to understand and solve problems, also when regarding unexpected and not familiar cases. Capability to solve problems in terms of large and complex fields. To get skills in order to be capable to give the best solutions for patient’s care even in cases of complexities integrating knowledge. To communicate in a clear way either to patients and their relatives and to colleagues, also specialists in some disciplines, the conclusions and the rationale of the specific care. To develop the capability to acquire skills in order to keep on studying directly and indirectly. ... [-]

Master in Medicine and Surgery

University of Turin
Campus Full time 6 years October 2018 Italy Turin

University life in Medicine and Surgery takes place in a campus-like environment with a strong integration of support, education, and research. A wide network of structures (that includes university structures, hospitals, emergency departments, ASL (Local Health Public Utilities) districts, general medical practitioners and, to a lesser extent, pediatricians) makes clerkships a highly important and instructive part of the curriculum. Almost one-sixth of the ECTS dedicated to clerkships are to be obtained through professional activities on the territory; an interprofessional clerkship is scheduled for first-year students. [+]

University life in Medicine and Surgery takes place in a campus-like environment with a strong integration of support, education, and research. A wide network of structures (that includes university structures, hospitals, emergency departments, ASL (Local Health Public Utilities) districts, general medical practitioners and, to a lesser extent, pediatricians) makes clerkships a highly important and instructive part of the curriculum. Almost one-sixth of the ECTS dedicated to clerkships are to be obtained through professional activities on the territory; an interprofessional clerkship is scheduled for first-year students.

The proximity of educational and hospital facilities simplifies contacts between students and teaching staff, the implementation of integrated courses and an early development of a patient-physician relationship through interprofessional clerkships during the first year. In this clerkships, third-year nursing students will tutor medical students promoting the development of interprofessional collaboration and team-work. Some of the clinical ECTS are anticipated to the first years, while some of the pre-clinical ECTS are postponed to the III-IV-V years. The "Dorsale Clinica" is a set of lessons designed to discuss clinical cases with course coordinators; each year from the II to the V includes a "Dorsale Clinica", which will be focused on the topics of the courses held during the specific year. The presence and accessibility of various qualified research groups allow a high integration between didactics and research. Services for students, which include the Erasmus + Program, the Erasmus Placement Program, and the Job Placement, expand the opportunities for discussion, acquisition of new skills and methods, and for... [-]


MRes in Cardiovascular Science

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Campus Full time October 2018 United Kingdom Birmingham

Providing you with an in-depth knowledge of the field and allowing you to gain practical experience working as part of leading research groups in the Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences you will investigate molecular, physiological and pathological processes underlying cardiovascular homeostasis in health and disease. [+]

Providing you with an in-depth knowledge of the field and allowing you to gain practical experience working as part of leading research groups in the Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences you will investigate molecular, physiological and pathological processes underlying cardiovascular homeostasis in health and disease.

The programme consists of compulsory taught and research elements. The taught aspects include training in key research skills including scientific writing, critical analysis of literature, presentation skills and a research toolkit module covering key experimental techniques. You will also study a specific module on cardiovascular science to ensure that you have a basic grounding of all aspects of the field and to introduce the topics and research questions on which your project will be based. ... [-]


Integrated Undergraduate and Graduate Study In Medicine

Department of European Studies “Jean Monnet”
Campus Full time 6 years February 2018 Switzerland Locarno

The goal of the integrated undergraduate and graduate course of Medicine is to train students, future physicians, to independently practice health care. Study course also provides the basis for acquiring additional science-oriented expertise in post-lauream specialization courses. [+]

The goal of the integrated undergraduate and graduate course of Medicine is to train students, future physicians, to independently practice health care. Study course also provides the basis for acquiring additional science-oriented expertise in post-lauream specialization courses.

Duration: 6 years

ECTS Credits: 360

Posts: 120

Fees: € 20.000 / year

1° Year – 59 Credits

I° Semester

Human Anatomy 1 (9) Medical Histology and Embryology (9 +1) Physics Applied to Medicine Biophysics (4) Chemistry (7) Scientific English (2)

II° Semester

Human Anatomy 2 (9) Biology, Molecular Biology, General Genetics (12) Medical Biochemistry 1 (5) Free didactic activities (1) 2° Year – 47 Credits ... [-]

Master of Medicine and Surgery

University of Pavia
Campus Full time 6 years October 2018 Italy Pavia

Candidates who possess a High School Diploma or equivalent foreign qualification may be admitted to the Degree in Medicine and Surgery. [+]

"Not just to teach the medical profession, but also to build a solid scientific basis for continued training that will be vital for the reception and understanding of future medicine" For further information about the Harvey Medicine and Surgery Course please consult: http://www-7.unipv.it/harveymedicine/

Admission to the Harvey course

Candidates who possess a High School Diploma or equivalent foreign qualification may be admitted to the Degree in Medicine and Surgery. The number of students admitted is provided for under Italian legislation governing admission to university courses (Statute 264, August 2, 1999) and is decided bearing in mind national planning, availability of teaching staff, teaching and hospital facilities, the recommendations of the European Union’s Advisory Committee on Medical Training as well as criteria and guidelines laid down by the University and the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in question. Admission is also dependent on the results of the entrance exam, as established by the ranking emerging from the entrance exam. The entrance exam is a national test drawn up by MIUR, the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research and implemented on the same day in the individual Italian State Universities. It consists of 80 multiple choice questions on the following subjects: logic and general knowledge, biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics.... [-]


Master in Clinical Physiology - Cardiology (MSc)

Middlesex University London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2018 United Kingdom London UK Online + 2 more

Cardiac physiologists record and analyse physiological data to diagnose and treat cardiac disease. They play an essential role in healthcare, saving many lives and improving many more. Cardiac physiologists in hospitals deal with patients first hand, meaning they need not only highly specialised knowledge and excellent analytical abilities but good people skills. [+]

Why study MSc Cardiac Physiology at Middlesex?

Our Biomedical and Biological Science courses have a burgeoning international reputation, due to our world-class research in areas including biomarkers, public health and biomodelling. The university is home to the Centre for Investigative and Diagnostic Oncology, which has pioneered techniques for cancer diagnosis and treatment, including our breakthrough in the development of a vaccine for bladder cancer. Our teaching and research facilities surpass those at some UK medical schools, and our course will provide you with both in-depth practical experience and comprehensive, up-to-date theoretical knowledge. Our specialist clinical physiology laboratory houses a wide range of diagnostic equipment and is run by experienced practitioners.... [-]


Master in Medical Physics

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

The programme mainly consists of the studies of individual, environmental and substance exposure to radiation, focusing on the use of radiation for treatment and diagnosis of oncological diseases, and protection of individual and environment from unreasonable radiation. Knowledge, skills and competences are regulated by EC directive 2013/59/EURATOM; therefore, the graduates have unique prospects for international development and career. [+]

The programme mainly consists of the studies of individual, environmental and substance exposure to radiation, focusing on the use of radiation for treatment and diagnosis of oncological diseases, and protection of individual and environment from unreasonable radiation. Knowledge, skills and competences are regulated by EC directive 2013/59/EURATOM; therefore, the graduates have unique prospects for international development and career.

Combination of physics and medical sciences

Study programme is implemented together with the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, and is harmonised with Medical Physics study programmes of other European and world’s universities by www.iomp.org.... [-]


Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Lakshveer Overseas Solution
Campus Full time 5 years February 2018 Malaysia Malaysia Online

Medical Universities in Malaysia generally offer a five-year undergraduate program for future doctors. It is compulsory for students who have graduated from medical school to work in the Government Hospital under housemanship program for a duration of three years. 

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Medical Universities in Malaysia generally offer a five-year undergraduate program for future doctors. It is compulsory for students who have graduated from medical school to work in the Government Hospital under housemanship program for a duration of three years. In Malaysia, some new medical schools do offer a foundation in medicine course before admission into a full-time medical program. Most government and some private medical schools offer M.D., and others mostly offer MBBS degrees.

Affordable tuition fee Scholarship Available Clinical training within the Malaysia Highly qualified, experienced and committed local and international academic staff State-of-the-art Teaching and Clinical Skills Laboratories with Mock Ward ... [-]

Master's Degree In Research And Diagnosis Of Tropical Diseases

Universidad de La Laguna
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Master in Research and Diagnosis of Tropical Diseases (MIDETROP) will acquire knowledge and skills that will lead to a better approach of Tropical Diseases, contribute to improving public health in the developing country and conduct research in this broad field of health. [+]

Tropical diseases affect about 1 billion people worldwide, particularly in countries with low-income economies and areas of tropical and subtropical climate. According to the WHO, Tropical Diseases constitute one of the main causes of death in the world, with Africa being the most punished continent.

The Master in Research and Diagnosis of Tropical Diseases (MIDETROP) will acquire knowledge and skills that will lead to a better approach of Tropical Diseases, contribute to improving public health in the developing country and conduct research in this broad field of health.

Justification title

This Master is organized, coordinated and taught by professors of the University of La Laguna, members of the University Institute of Tropical Diseases and Public Health of the Canary Islands, doctors from the different hospitals of the Canary Islands Health Service, and professors and researchers from different centers of excellence related to tropical diseases.... [-]