Master Degree in United Kingdom

Top Master Degrees in Health in United Kingdom 2018

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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MBA in Healthcare

Healthcare Learning
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years October 2018 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.... [-]


Integrated Undergraduate Masters in Osteopathy

The London School of Osteopathy
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 6 years September 2018 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).... [-]


Master of Public Health (MPH) – International Public Health

University of Liverpool Online Programmes
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online Liverpool + 1 more

Choose this fully online APHEA-accredited MPH with a specialisation track in International Public Health to gain the knowledge and tools to analyse the factors that influence public health in an international environment. [+]

Choose this fully online APHEA-accredited* MPH with a specialisation track in International Public Health to gain the knowledge and tools to analyse the factors that influence public health in an international environment. Focusing on intervention strategies that respond to health needs worldwide, you will explore the ways in which health inequalities influence health outcomes. Topics covered include the policy and programme challenges of low to middle-income countries, crisis and disaster management and communicable diseases. This specialisation prepares students for management roles in International Public Health.**

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* Many countries have their own accrediting bodies, and degree recognition differs from country to country. If you reside outside of the United Kingdom, please review your country of residence’s requirements to confirm recognition of your programme. ... [-]


Masters in Public Health

University of Dundee
Campus Full time Part time 9 - 24 months September 2018 United Kingdom Dundee + 1 more

This Masters in Public Health course (MPH) prepares healthcare professionals for leadership in scientific, research and management roles in Public Health. [+]

Our Masters in Public Health course (MPH) provides high-quality training in the application of epidemiological, statistical and behavioural techniques used in public health practice and research. We have students from clinical and health-related disciplines from the UK and all over the world.

You will have the opportunity to improve generic and transferable skills and will be ideally placed to pursue a career in research or public health practice. The course also provides an ideal springboard for further postgraduate study at PhD level.

We prepare you

The Dundee Masters in Public Health prepares students for research and management careers in public health and also a variety of medical and health-related disciplines. If you are interested in a course in Public Health in the UK, then make Dundee your first choice!... [-]


MPH Public Health

Queen's University Belfast
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 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 in Public Health

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 5 years September 2018 United Kingdom Birmingham + 1 more

This modular multidisciplinary programme in public health offers a Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma or a Masters of Public Health. [+]

This modular multidisciplinary programme in public health offers a Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma or a Masters of Public Health.

Designed to provide academic training to professionals currently working in, or who wish to work in, the public health field, students attend compulsory modules then choose from a wide range of approved modules. Students also have to attend a non-assessed introductory week at the beginning of the course which provides an introduction to Public Health in particular in the context of health services in the UK (29 September 2014).

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.... [-]


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.... [-]


MSc Applied Drug Discovery

University of Greenwich
Online Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 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’.... [-]


MEng Biomedical Systems Engineering

The University of Warwick, School of Engineering
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 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.... [-]


Global Health & Infectious Diseases (Pg Dip, Pg Cert, Pg Prof Dev - Online Learning)

The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Online Part time 3 - 6 years September 2018 United Kingdom Edinburgh

The programme draws upon the parallels that exist between these diseases, learning from the challenges that exist and aiming to connect individuals to lay the foundations for a global community of practice. Our aim is to provide advanced qualifications for biomedical, medical, public health, and veterinary personnel. The course is designed to instruct students in the practice of formulating and implementing strategies and programmes aimed at renewing and strengthening scientific knowledge development and building human capital. [+]

Programme description

In the past few decades, there has been almost one new disease emerging each year and more than 75 percent of these diseases derive from zoonotic origins. There is now more demand for investment and research to help us manage these diseases better.

This programme aims to address the challenges posed by infectious diseases in the 21st Century by offering you courses in surveillance, prevention, and control of infectious diseases, as well as evaluating how they impact public health.

This is a professional postgraduate qualification for biomedical, medical, public health, and veterinary personnel with an interest in global health and infectious diseases.

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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.... [-]


Specialised Master in Biopharmaceutical Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 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.... [-]


M.CMAc in Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 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). [+]

Look sharp

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 September 2018 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.... [-]


Biomedical Science MRes

St George's University of London
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This course will prepare you for a research degree or career in biomedical science. If you would like to find out more information about scholarships, applying or communicate with admissions staff about your qualifications or experiences, please leave your email details here - www.masters.sgul.ac.uk or course info: www.sgul.ac.uk/postgraduate [+]

This course will prepare you for a research degree or career in biomedical science.

Our graduates have a strong track record of going on to funded PhD studentships. The MRes can also serve as a standalone Master’s course with a strong emphasis on biomedical research.

Highlights

Excellent Image Resource and Biomedical Research facilities to gain strong research knowledge and skills Shared campus with one of the largest teaching hospitals in the UK Expertise in clinical, epidemiological and laboratory research within the University and St George’s Hospital

Tuition Fees*

2016 entry UK and EU: £10,500 2016 entry Non-EU (international): £22,000

*Fees are reviewed annually... [-]