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Top 43 Master Degrees in Medical Studies 2019

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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43 Results in Medical Studies

University of Otago - Wellington Department of Medicine

The Otago Master of Occupational Medicine degree (MOccMed) is part of an internationally accredited programme that will enable part-time registered medical practitioners ... [+]

Overview

The Otago Master of Occupational Medicine degree (MOccMed) is part of an internationally accredited programme that will enable part-time registered medical practitioners to develop competencies for professional occupational medicine practice at a registered or board certified specialist level in any country in the world.

The master's degree (normally taken part-time by students continuing their usual work) extends the existing Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Medicine (PGDipOccMed), and students will normally have completed the diploma prior to being accepted into the master's papers. The programme builds on the fundamental principles and clinical practice leading to management and research evaluation of occupational medicine and ensuring that staff are fit to engage in safe work.... [-]

New Zealand Wellington
March 2019
Part-time
3 years
Online
Bellarmine University

The Respiratory Therapy Department offers a two-year graduate program for the individual who holds a bachelor’s degree in another field. In two years, qualified individua ... [+]

Respiratory Therapy at Bellarmine

The Respiratory Therapy Department offers a two-year graduate program for the individual who holds a bachelor’s degree in another field. In two years, qualified individuals can earn a master’s degree and begin an exciting career as a respiratory therapist. Respiratory therapists are healthcare professionals who evaluate and treat persons of all ages having lung and heart disorders. The responsibilities of the therapist include pulmonary function assessment, diagnostic testing, administering oxygen and aerosolized drugs, breathing retraining and pulmonary rehabilitation, acute care management of patients requiring ventilatory support, and emergency care. Respiratory therapists find careers in multiple settings including the hospital, home care, and rehabilitation.... [-]

USA Louisville
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences

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

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 programme 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 programme offers the scientific training required to enter the medical profession and provides the skills needed by independent practitioners. Health Sciences bachelor programme

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian higher education institute to offer interdisciplinary medical degree programms in line with the requirements of the Bologna model. The Health Sciences bachelor programm 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... [-]

Austria Krems an der Donau
October 2019
Full-time
6 years
Campus
Tulane University - Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (School of Medicine)

This one-year post-baccalaureate program leading to the degree of Master of Biomedical Science in Microbiology and Immunology has been designed to prepare students for ca ... [+]

Strengthen your application to graduate or professional school!

Program overview

This one-year post-baccalaureate program leading to the degree of Master of Biomedical Science in Microbiology and Immunology has been designed to prepare students for careers in biomedical sciences and to provide an in-depth educational experience to improve the probability of gaining admission to a postgraduate professional school such as medical, dental, veterinary schools or Ph.D. programs. Class size is limited to 20 students. All courses are taught within the Tulane School of Medicine by full-time faculty.

Program Calendar

The M.S. in Microbiology and Immunology curriculum is designed for completion within one year. Classes will start late August and end by May of the following year.... [-]

USA New Orleans
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Department of European Studies “Jean Monnet”

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 ... [+]

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 ... [-]
Switzerland Locarno
February 2019
Full-time
6 years
Campus
Swansea University

Our Graduate Entry Medicine programme is unique in Wales and one of just a handful of similar programmes of medical study in the UK open to graduates of any discipline. T ... [+]

Our Graduate Entry Medicine programme is unique in Wales and one of just a handful of similar programmes of medical study in the UK open to graduates of any discipline.

This accelerated, four-year medical degree follows an innovative, integrated spiral curriculum designed to reflect the way in which clinicians approach patients and how patients present to doctors.

You will study the basic biomedical sciences in the context of clinical medicine, public health, pathology, therapeutics, ethics, and psycho-social issues in patient management.

Together with a strong focus on clinical and communication skills, you will develop the academic, practical, and personal qualities to practise medicine competently and with confidence.... [-]

United Kingdom Swansea
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
MAHSA University

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 equiv ... [+]

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.... [-]

Malaysia Shah Alam Kuala Lumpur
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Copenhagen

The Master's program offers an opportunity to get a thorough insight into the regulatory process at all the stages during drug development, as well as highlight the diffe ... [+]

Innovate and strengthen the regulatory process with a Master of Medicines Regulatory Affairs

Master of Medicines Regulatory Affairs is a new Masters' program at the University of Copenhagen.

Experts within regulatory affairs are essential for companies facing an increasingly complex approval process for bringing new products to market. The Master of Medicines Regulatory Affairs, therefore, educates regulatory experts who can help secure their company a safe, coherent and successful regulatory process.

The Master's program offers an opportunity to get a thorough insight into the regulatory process at all the stages during drug development, as well as highlight the differences in regulatory demands that are present between countries. When graduated you will be able to:... [-]

Denmark Copenhagen
Open Enrollment
Part-time
2 - 6 years
Campus
University of 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 structur ... [+]

APPLICATION at UniTo for a.y. 2019-2020 is OPEN until April 14th 2019. Apply at https://apply.unito.it

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.... [-]

Italy Turin
October 2019
Full-time
6 years
Campus
University of Eastern Finland

Toxicology is an applied science which has inputs from many scientific disciplines e.g. molecular biology, chemistry, anatomy, physiology, and epidemiology. The programme ... [+]

About

Toxicology is an applied science which has inputs from many scientific disciplines e.g. molecular biology, chemistry, anatomy, physiology, and epidemiology. The programme in general toxicology provides its students with the basic scientific knowledge and professional skills to carry out a human chemical risk assessment. There is a great demand for toxicologists because so many chemicals and products of the biotechnology industry are awaiting risk assessments. The programme also provides a solid background for any student wishing to pursue Ph.D. studies in toxicology and related sciences.

Studies

There is a clear shortage of toxicologists capable of making chemical risk assessments in humans, and our program aims to partly answer this need. The program has been planned to allow its graduates to become competent human chemical risk assessors. The program clarifies the EU directives which are the basis for toxicological risk assessment as well as acknowledging the recent attempts at global harmonization of the categorization of all chemicals (new chemicals, medicines, cosmetics).... [-]

Finland Kuopio
August 2019
2 years
Campus
University Of Tuebingen Faculty Of Medicine

The international master´s program of Molecular Medicine with an English spoken curriculum started in 2012. ... [+]

The international master´s program of Molecular Medicine with an English spoken curriculum started in 2012.

Admission requirements

To study successfully in our one year consecutive Master's programme, applicants need basic knowledge in immunology, infectious diseases, oncology, and neurosciences including acquired

knowledge/practical skills about common laboratory methods.

In addition to the completed application form, the minimum graduate admission requirements are:

Bachelor's degree/first degree in molecular medicine or a recognised equivalent from an accredited institution with 240 ECTS points and with a final grade of at least 3.0 in the German grading system; equivalence is tested by the selection committee at least six credits in each of the following subjects: Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Oncology and Neurosciences official proof of English language proficiency an "Allgemeine Hochschulzugangsberechtigung (HZB)", i.e., a general qualification for university entrance. Foreign certificates must be verified by the relevant public authority as comparable a curriculum vitae (CV) a letter of motivation (optional, a maximum of 2 A4 pages) Language Requirements ... [-]
Germany Tübingen
October 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
RMIT - Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Your career in laboratory medicine Graduates are employed as medical scientists in the field of diagnostic pathology, as medical researchers, or as clinical investigators ... [+]

Your career in laboratory medicine

Graduates are employed as medical scientists in the field of diagnostic pathology, as medical researchers, or as clinical investigators.

What you will study

You’ll specialise in two clinical pathology discipline streams. On graduation, you'll have high-level skills in analysis and knowledge integration relevant to your area of specialisation.

Details

Qualify for a career in diagnostic pathology and medical research. This program suits graduates from biological science or biomedical science degrees.

You’ll specialise in two clinical pathology discipline streams from the following options:

anatomical pathology clinical biochemistry haematology medical microbiology transfusion and transplantation science ... [-]
Australia Melbourne
July 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 4 years
Campus
Kaunas University of Technology

The program mainly consists of the studies of individual, environmental and substance exposure to radiation, focusing on the use of radiation for treatment and diagnosis ... [+]

Overview

The programme mainly consists of the studies of radiation impact on individuals, environment and materials, focusing on the use of ionizing radiation for treatment and diagnosis of oncological diseases, and protection of individuals and environment from unreasonable radiation. Knowledge, skills and competencies of graduates are regulated by EC directive 2013/59/EURATOM; therefore, they have unique prospects for international development and career.

Why @KTU? Combination of physics and medical sciences

The study program is implemented together with the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences and is harmonized with Medical Physics study programs of other European and world’s universities by www.iomp.org.... [-]

Lithuania Kaunas
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Örebro University

This international Master's programme focuses on frontline knowledge in the field of experimental cardiovascular medicine. The programme is organised as a two-year proble ... [+]

This international Master's programme focuses on frontline knowledge in the field of experimental cardiovascular medicine. The programme is organised as a two-year problem-based learning (PBL) study programme and is coordinated by the Cardiovascular Research Centre at Örebro University in close cooperation with other research groups in Europe.

The programme is concerned with the understanding of cellular and molecular mechanisms related to the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of cardiovascular diseases. In focus are new pharmacological and interventional therapies for future treatments of cardiovascular diseases. The goals are that the students shall acquire in-depth theoretical knowledge and excellent methodological skills including in vivo and in vitro models used to study cardiovascular disease. Part of the programme is linked with two other Master's programmes, each supported by the three strong research environments in medicine at Örebro University. The joint courses will provide a broader insight into general aspects influencing public health in society today as well as research methodology and design. All courses are taught in English.... [-]

Sweden Örebro
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences

The Cancer Sciences MRes programme is designed to offer life and biomedical science graduates the opportunity to gain research training through practical experience in a ... [+]

Master of Research in Cancer Sciences

The Cancer Sciences MRes programme is designed to offer life and biomedical science graduates the opportunity to gain research training through practical experience in a leading cancer research centre.

The programme consists of three introductory taught modules and an extensive project within a research group in the School of Cancer Sciences. The lecture modules will be taught by leading cancer experts and will cover such topics as the cellular and molecular basis of cancer, the pathology of selected cancers and how translational research is applied to diagnosis and treatment of cancers. The projects will generally be laboratory-based and will provide skills in designing and implementing research strategies to answer fundamental questions relating to cancer causes, diagnosis and/or treatment.... [-]

United Kingdom Birmingham
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus