Biomedical Sciences

Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases (MSc, PgProfDev)

This new three-year, part-time, online postgraduate programme leads to the degree of Masters of Science in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (CMID).

Why study with us

Aimed at junior doctors currently undergoing, or about to undertake, specialty training in an infection discipline, this programme is open to trainees in the UK and worldwide.

This degree will also be attractive to those who have completed their training but wish to fulfill continuing medical education requirements or those who wish obtain a formal qualification in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.

The programme is aligned with JRCPTB and RCPath training in infection disciplines: Combined Infection Training and Higher Specialty Training in Infectious Diseases, Medical Microbiology and Medical Virology.

This programme is designed to support trainees/specialists in preparation for FRCPath Part 1/Diploma in Infection, Infection Specialty end of training assessments and hospital-based practice.

Programme participants will have access to key texts and research bases and will have direct contact with leading clinicians and clinical scientists, providing a repository of information on infection disciplines that can be accessed at any time.


MSc Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases website


Tuition fees

You can find tuition fees for Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases (MSc, PgProfDev) on our degree finder.

Tuition fees for Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases (MSc, PgProfDev)

Fee status

All online learning students pay the same rate for online programmes, regardless of where you live. 


Apply via the Postgraduate Study Degree Finder