Clinical Trials Programme

Programme structure

Our programme is structured so that you can gain specialised knowledge about clinical trials but with a realistic time commitment that will allow you to continue your professional duties.

Our Programme is designed for students to study part time requiring 15-20 hours per week. The Masters degree will take three years to complete.

MSc Clinical Trials Programme Structure

Entry requirements

You will need at least a 2:1 in a health-related degree and, if applicable, proven English language proficiency. A basic knowledge of medical statistics would be an advantage.

Aims and outcomes

Our mission is to equip our global students with the principles underpinning the design, management, appraisal and reporting of clinical trials to improve health.

How you will learn

Our programme is delivered through a virtual learning environment that provides you with access to a broad range of learning materials.

Course information

Each year comprises three 20 credit courses and you can graduate with Certificate, Diploma or Masters. You have the option to complete each year apart from the Dissertation year in 12 or 24 months.

Postgraduate Professional Development

Postgraduate Professional Development (PPD) is aimed at working professionals who want to advance their knowledge through a postgraduate-level course(s), without the time or financial commitment of a full Masters, Postgraduate Diploma or Postgraduate Certificate.

Sharing good practice

Examples of innovative and excellent practice in learning and teaching from our Clinical Trials programmes