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MScStem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

Tuition fee £19,500 per year
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The world is looking for new ways to treat disease and repair damaged organs. Stem cell and regenerative medicine is driving the search. The industry is embracing new technologies. Specialists are in demand.

This unique specialist course gives you practical experience in human embryonic stem cell techniques, helping you develop the professional skills employers want. You’ll also spend time in seminars considering the ethical and legal issues associated with the field.

You’ll learn from leading researchers and hone your skills with a research project of your own, based in our world-famous Centre for Stem Cell Biology.

There are lectures, practical classes, tutorials and seminars. In small groups, you’ll discuss, debate and present on scientific and ethical topics. You’ll get one-to-one time with staff and training to support your research project.

Programme structure

Core modules

Literature review
Practical research project
Analysis of current science
Ethics and public understanding

Optional modules

Stem cell techniques
Practical cell biology
Practical developmental genetics
Modelling human diseases
Stem cell biology


Practical classes
Small-group teaching classes where you’ll discuss, debate, and present on scientific and ethical topics
Laboratory placements within the department with one-to-one attention, training and support in carrying out your individual research project


Formal examinations
Coursework assignments
Poster presentations

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States