Master Degree in United Kingdom

Top Master Degrees in Health in United Kingdom 2019

Master

A master’s degree is an advanced study program that can be completed in about two years, provided students have already earned a bachelor’s degree in a similar area. Students can choose to earn a Master of Arts, an MSc, or an MBA, depending on their current and future goals.

Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.

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Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Europubhealth+

europubhealth+
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Sheffield

Europubhealth+ is aimed at students with a strong interest in applied public health. Their academic background may be in health/medical sciences (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, veterinary, biology...), social sciences (sociology, economics, psychology, anthropology, geography, political sciences...), law, management or engineering. [+]

Program Overview

Europubhealth+ is aimed at students with a strong interest in applied public health. Their academic background may be inhealth/medical sciences (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, veterinary, biology...), social sciences (sociology, economics, psychology, anthropology, geography, political sciences...), law, management or engineering.

With the Europubhealth+ programme you are choosing:

to live abroad: during 2 years, you will live and study in at least 2 European countries and benefit from the support of experienced teams in each Higher Education Institution global health and intercultural work through multicultural team work, problem-based learning and a mandatory internship or practicum a large network in public health composed of academics and professionals with high expertise in the field as well as international students and alumni. ... [-]

MBA in Healthcare

Healthcare Learning
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years October 2019 United Kingdom London

Healthcare Learning has partnered with major universities to provide a dynamic MBA in Healthcare for those striving to break into the industry or elevate their position. [+]

Overview

Healthcare Learning is pleased to announce their latest degree - MBA in Healthcare.

Healthcare today is more complex than ever, which requires long term thinking, leadership and understanding to take advantage of emerging opportunities, whilst negotiating external threats. A rigorous and comprehensive approach will give your organisation strategic direction and solidify your career path.

This programme aims to promote the best principles of management, entrepreneurship and innovation and show how this can be applied to any health services agency or health-related organisation.

This part-time, two-year blended learning qualification is delivered using the very latest technology through a mixture of webinars, online lectures and face-to-face tuition. This allows you to continue with your current working commitments whilst studying at a pace that suits your busy lifestyle.... [-]


MPharm in Pharmacy

University of Bradford
Campus Full time 4 - 5 years September 2019 United Kingdom Bradford

Our unique 5-year MPharm programme has been running for over 45 years and will enable you to undertake your pre-registration training as part of the programme. [+]

At the University of Bradford we've been teaching pharmacy since 1927, and are experts in preparing students for the world of clinical practice.

Our innovative and award-winning degree programme, delivered predominately by Team-Based Learning (TBL), has been designed by pharmacists, educators, students and employers to ensure that you will graduate not only with the necessary knowledge and skills of a pharmacy graduate, but also with the confidence, communication, team-working, and problem-solving skills needed to secure employment. Our classes simulate the workplace and you will work in small teams to solve real-world problems, many of which are brought into the classroom from pharmacy practice by our team of pharmacist teacher-practitioners.... [-]


MBBCH in Medicine (Graduate Entry)

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

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. [+]

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.... [-]


MPH Public Health

Queen's University Belfast
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Belfast

An MPH is an internationally recognized qualification opening up many employment opportunities throughout the world. The course equips students with the knowledge and skills base to pursue a career in public health or other health-related leadership roles. [+]

MPH Public Health

An MPH is an internationally recognized qualification opening up many employment opportunities throughout the world.

The course equips students with the knowledge and skills base to pursue a career in public health or other health-related leadership roles.

The curriculum for the MPH at Queen’s is aligned very closely to the syllabus for the professional exams for the UK Faculty of Public Health.

The MPH is designed to introduce students to:

The 'science' of public health practice: a robust, systematic and evidence-based approach to define and understand population health issues and problems. The 'art' of public health practice - interpersonal and organizational skills to work in partnership with others; influence decisions; support implementation of policy, programmes or interventions; and effect real change. It aims to identify optimal solutions for health gain within available resources. A global perspective on public health, including the health of underserved areas in Lower and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs) WHY QUEEN'S? ... [-]

Master of Public Health

University of Essex Online
Online Part time 24 months Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online Colchester + 1 more

The Master of Public Health (MPH) programme online has been designed for busy health professionals looking to gain a recognized qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time. [+]

The Master of Public Health (MPH) programme online has been designed for busy health professionals looking to gain a recognized qualification from a top UK university while continuing to work at the same time.

This course will provide students with a systematic and critical understanding of the key concepts underlying public health. Through its alignment with the Public Health Skills and Knowledge Framework, this course will develop your ability to undertake independent research culminating in a dissertation project as a capstone to your studies.

Why study this subject?

The MPH course is the most comprehensive of our Public Health programmes, incorporating the opportunity to complete an independent piece of original research.... [-]


Master of Research in Cancer Sciences

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 United Kingdom Birmingham

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. [+]

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.... [-]


Family Medicine (Master - Online Learning)

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

The University of Edinburgh provides high quality postgraduate medical education in through an online distance learning format. Students are from a variety of countries across the world, each bringing their unique experiences to create a vibrant global learning community. The programme will give doctors the essential medical knowledge and management skills for the common presenting health issues and explore management within the context of the principles, processes, and practices of family medicine. The programme will equip students with the skills to become expert family physicians whose approach will provide continuous, coordinated, comprehensive and cost-effective care build around an understanding of the patient in the context of the family and the community. [+]

Programme description

The Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) calls family doctors "our rising stars of the future". This reflects WHO’s renewed commitment to building family medicine as a speciality across all regions. Strengthening family medicine has been recognized as a key component of achieving Universal Health Coverage as part of the Sustainable Development Goals to which every country committed at the last United Nations General Assembly. This degree aims to build on this momentum for strengthening primary care by developing competent family physicians who are empowered to become leaders and advocates for the future of the profession.

The University of Edinburgh provides high quality postgraduate medical education through an online distance learning format. Students are from a variety of countries across the world, each bringing their unique experiences to create a vibrant global learning community. The programme will give doctors the essential medical knowledge and management skills for the common presenting health issues and explore management within the context of the principles, processes, and practices of family medicine. The programme will equip students with the skills to become expert family physicians whose approach will provide continuous, coordinated, comprehensive and cost-effective care build around an understanding of the patient in the context of the family and the community.... [-]


MEng Biomedical Systems Engineering

The University of Warwick, School of Engineering
Campus Full time 4 - 5 years September 2019 United Kingdom Coventry

Biomedical Systems Engineering is a unique degree which teaches students to apply a Systems Engineering methodology incorporating concepts from multiple disciplines to the modelling, analysis and intervention of biomedical problems. [+]

What will I learn?

Biomedical Systems Engineering is a unique degree which teaches students to apply a Systems Engineering methodology incorporating concepts from multiple disciplines to the modelling, analysis and intervention of biomedical problems. Biomedical Systems Engineers may apply the principles of electronics to the analysis of the body’s own electrical activity and to the measurement and analysis of signals from the body such as medical images. They may also apply the principles of mechanical engineering to the analysis of motion and creation of devices which monitor and support walking. Warwick graduates are particularly adept at the modelling, analysis and control of biomedical systems and their interactions.... [-]


Specialised Master in Biopharmaceutical Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom London

The aim of the Specialised Master® in Biopharmaceutical Management is to prepare future managers of pharmaceutical, medical consulting and biotechnology companies for immediate insertion in a professional environment that is currently undergoing dramatic changes. The programme taught on our Paris campus and London campus offers practical training that combines knowledge acquisition with the development of decision-making skills. [+]

The aim of the ESCP Europe Specialised Master in Biopharmaceutical Management is to prepare future managers of pharmaceutical, medical consulting and biotechnology companies for immediate insertion into a professional environment that is currently undergoing dramatic changes.

Internationalisation and increased reliance on new information technologies are its hallmarks.

With its close ties to major multinationals in the pharmaceutical industry and two ESCP Europe research chairs in the fields of health and communication, the programme offers practical training that combines knowledge acquisition with the development of decision-making skills. The programme is taught on both our Paris Campus and our London Campus.... [-]


MSc Applied Drug Discovery

University of Greenwich
Online Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Rochester London + 3 more

This programme is taught as either a classic one-year programme or delivered through blended e-learning on a two-year part-time basis. The degree builds on Pfizer Ltd's 'in-house' training programme. It teaches how fundamental science is applied to the discovery and development of medicines. The programme was designed and conceived by industry experts in drug discovery and will be delivered and assessed by subject matter experts from both industry and the university. [+]

The postgraduate Masters in Science (MSc) programme is taught as either a classic one-year programme or delivered through blended learning on a two-year part-time basis.

The MSc degree teaches how fundamental science is applied to the discovery and development of medicines. The programme was designed and conceived by industry experts in drug discovery and will be delivered and assessed by experts from both industry and the university. This advanced-level academic qualification will provide expert preparation for those who wish to pursue and/or further a career in drug discovery, or wish to proceed to a higher degree (Ph.D.).

Two factors underpinned the development of this programme: (1) Graduates in pharmacology and related biology degrees require an understanding of how fundamental science learned at university is linked to the design and development of modern medicines. (2) With increasing specialization of pharmaceutical research into zones of expertise, it is difficult for new graduates to gain a full understanding how their work and data fits into the ‘drug discovery process’.... [-]


Master in Ambient Assisted Living (MSc by Research)

Middlesex University London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years May 2019 United Kingdom London UK Online + 2 more

This postgraduate research degree provides the opportunity for students who wish to undertake an Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) research project on any one of a wide range of interdisciplinary disciplines, to do so under the supervision of our team of experts. [+]

AAL is one of the major emerging technology markets of the moment, offering the potential to enable and empower citizens in their daily lives using state-of-the-art technologies. Known as 'assistive technologies' in some areas, AAL facilitates everyday activities for people who require care and support, augmenting their quality of life and assisting their independence.

Thanks to advances in medicine and improved knowledge of the links between lifestyle and health, a large proportion of the world is living longer. Diseases like Alzheimer's naturally increase proportionally with life expectancy and this has huge implications for those affected, their family, the healthcare sector and society in general. Those using wheelchairs or with conditions such as autism and Down's syndrome can also benefit from AAL, as these novel technologies can be used to support independence inside and outside the hom when travelling or at work – stimulating socialisation and promoting more positive lifestyles.... [-]


M.CMAc in Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 United Kingdom London

History, tradition, science, art – if you are interested in acupuncture, our course covers this branch of Chinese medicine from every possible perspective. And the BSc (Hons) Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture programme is run in conjunction with the award-winning Confucius Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine (CITCM). [+]

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History, tradition, science, art – if you are interested in acupuncture, our course covers this branch of Chinese medicine from every possible perspective. And the BSc (Hons) Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture programme is run in conjunction with the award-winning Confucius Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine (CITCM).

Over the four year course, you'll also gain a thorough understanding of western bio-medical sciences and the skills to be a reflective and professional practitioner. Research will play an important role in the future development of the profession of acupuncture and this programme is designed to equip you with excellent research skills.

Why Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture M.CMAc at LSBU? ... [-]

Master of Public Health

University of Stirling
Online Part time 36 months January 2019 United Kingdom Stirling

Whether you’re already involved in public health research, policy and practice, or are planning a career in those areas, this Masters course is designed to support your future ambitions. [+]

Overview

Whether you’re already involved in public health research, policy and practice, or are planning a career in those areas, this Masters course is designed to support your future ambitions.

Shaped by some of the leading thinkers in health research, the course will equip you with unique insights into modern public health theory and methods and teach you how to apply them to your work. You’ll interact with experts in the field as you develop a critical understanding of public health approaches and learn how to make a positive impact on the well-being of individuals and communities.

You can study the course entirely online, making it an ideal option if you want to gain a Masters qualification while working. The module choices are also extremely flexible, allowing you to create a tailored programme that suits your own learning needs, interests and goals in public health.... [-]


Integrated Undergraduate Masters in Osteopathy

The London School of Osteopathy
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 6 years September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

A MOst is an undergraduate integrated Masters degree. It enables students with no previous experience to transition to a fully fledged independent practitioner in just 4 years (or 5/6 years of part-time study for Home/EU students). [+]

Do you want to be in a profession where you get daily job satisfaction from helping others? Are you interested in understanding how the body works? Are you enthusiastic and motivated to learn a new discipline? Do you have a holistic view of the body and health? Would being an independent practitioner suit your career aspirations? Do you enjoy working ‘hands-on’ with people?

If you answer yes to any of the above, then a career in osteopathy might be for you.

A MOst is an undergraduate integrated Masters degree. It enables students with no previous experience to transition to a fully fledged independent practitioner in just 4 years (or 5/6 years of part-time study for Home/EU students).... [-]