MSc or Master of Science is a master's degree awarded by universities. It is typically granted for studies in subjects related to sciences, engineering or medicine and is usually addressed to graduates, boys and girls with bachelor's degree interested in programs that maily focus on scientific and mathematical themes. The master programs usually involve a minimum of one year full-time study which can sometimes be extended to 2 years full-time or the equivalent period part-time. This is postgraduate academic path: students follow lectures, examination and realize a final project. Some universities also offer research MSc programmes, where a longer project or set of projects is undertaken. MSc or Master of Science degree is the primary type in most subjects and can be course-based, research-based, or more typically a combination of the two. Professional opportunities post master can affect both roles in companies, laboratories, research centers and healthcare institutions.
This programme promotes cardiovascular research within a unique multi-disciplinary training environment.The aim of the programme is to equip students with broadly based biomedical research skills, but with an emphasis on application to cardiovascular science.
This unique MSc improves surgical skills that are essential for building confidence in clinical practice. The programme offers you the opportunity to develop your expertise in the established and rapidly developing areas of laparoscopic surgery and gastrointestinal endoscopy.
The MSc in Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine is specifically designed for qualified practitioners who wish to develop their theoretical and clinical skills in the field of cosmetic medicine, in particular minimally invasive procedures.
With aquatic ecosystems under threat from multiple stressors, we have designed a programme to equip you with the necessary interdisciplinary practical skills and theoretical understanding for direct employment or further research.
This innovative postgraduate construction course is aimed at graduates who are already in, or have been in, construction-related employment, and who aspire to senior positions in the field of commercial management.
The MSc in Financial Management is a comprehensive and rigorous treatment of key areas in accounting and corporate finance.
This programme is a comprehensive and intensive investigation into key areas in accounting and finance. Designed for those with a quantitative background, it is both academically rigorous and closely in line with professional practice.
By studying our MSc Management (Finance), you will build your knowledge and expertise in this area, giving you a strong platform from which to launch a career in management with a specific financial focus.
This course is for existing health and social care professionals and others involved in the care and support of people living with dementia and their significant others.
Managing human resources is a key area of business and management. Globalisation and the changing economic, demographic, and political landscape means that what constitutes effective HRM and how it may best be practiced is constantly evolving and increasingly requires an international orientation. The University of Edinburgh Business School’s MSc in International HRM is at the forefront of research-led, practically and theoretically-infor12 management education. The programme provides a combination of courses to enable the professional development of future HR practitioners, capable of operating across national borders. The programme combines the latest theory and research with the development of practical skills and opportunities for the application of knowledge to real-life, international HR issues.
The programme will deepen your knowledge and understanding of the history of modern and contemporary art, and prepare you for further research and/or a range of careers within the art world.
Our flagship Philosophy programme offers excellent opportunities toenhance your learning among a large, vibrant and supportive postgraduateand research community at a university that has long been associatedwith some of the field’s most important thinkers, such as David Hume.
Bioinformatics is about the application of computer-based approaches to understanding biological processes. Our programme will introduce you to the current methods used to interpret the vast amounts of data generated by modern high-throughput technologies.
Medicinal and Biological Chemistry requires a thorough understanding of molecules, their structures, properties and synthesis, but it also demands the chemical understanding of the nature of biological structures
PIAT is an advanced level programme and some modules require advanced level knowledge of physical and organic chemistry, biology and mathematics. All modules require work experience within the industry. PIAT is aimed at students wishing to pursue MSc level programmes in Industrial Pharmacy.
This programme offers specialist training in the science and technology behind the major imaging modalities used in healthcare and medical research.
The aim of the programme is to deepen your understanding of your chosen branch of contemporary physics, covering advanced concepts and techniques, leaving you well prepared for further doctoral level study and research
This unique MSc programme is designed for students considering a career in clinical psychology or academic health psychology.
The Digital Biology pathway is centered around two themes, one based around applications in healthcare, the other on applications in biological sciences. They are specifically designed for computer scientists without any previous experience of medicine or biology.
Our MSc International Money, Finance and Investment is designed to take your theoretical and practical knowledge of this competitive global field to a technically advanced level
This programme offers you the chance to develop a detailed understanding of the application of geographical information science (GIS) and related technologies within the field of archaeology.