Technology in the health industry has the potential to prevent, diagnose and treat disease like never before. Out of 25,000 compounds that start in the laboratory, five make it to market and only one recoups what was invested. Ranked in the top 100 of the world’s universities (QS World University Rankings 2019), the University of Glasgow will arm you with the skills to drive those key decisions in health technology advancement.
Drive innovative healthcare efficiencies
The University of Glasgow is ranked 2nd for Medicine in the UK (The Times and Sunday Times University League Table 2018), it is home to world-leading expertise across an impressive diversity of disciplines with research into processes at every biological level from genes, to cells, organs, individuals, populations, and ecosystems.
The programme places emphasis on practicality, which gives students an edge in the job market - allowing them to pursue careers in the pharmaceutical industry, government agencies, research and more. Following the completion of the programme, you’ll be able to appraise evidence and understand the consequences of technology in order to prioritise its use.
Choose your own path
Through teacher-guided discussions and collaborative peer work, you’ll improve your knowledge and define your area of interest. After completing the core components of the programme, you can opt to focus on more specific, specialised areas such as analytic modelling or qualitative research methods. These courses have been designed to include the latest academic research and challenges in health technology assessment, and they give you key skills you can apply in your career.
Studying 100% online gives you the flexibility to access the University of Glasgow's industry-led teaching and research from anywhere in the world, at any time. By studying online, you will be able to tailor the course around your needs and won’t have to sacrifice your current career in order to pursue a new one. They offer a variety of study options from podcasts, video, live seminars and discussions - whatever helps you learn and achieve your career goals.
What’s more, the programme can be tailored to meet your specific requirements. Whether you want to study an MSc, a PgDip or a PgCert, or choose your duration of study between 1 and 6 years; at University of Glasgow, you can further your ambitions without compromising your current commitments.
- 2:1 in a relevant quantitative subject or equivalent qualification from a recognised institution
- International students: Applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any band.
World changers welcome: join us and make your mark
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Our online programmes allow you to study for a University of Glasgow postgraduate degree from anywhere in the world. The University of Glasgow offers a range of online postgraduate programmes and shor ... Read More