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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Diploma

  • Location

    Whitechapel Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

Take the next step in your career with a PgDip in Clinical Microbiology from Queen Mary. On this course you will develop your own original scholarship and scientific research: preparing you to pursue further research or professional study.

  • Part-time schedule allows you to balance work and study
  • Get hands-on experience in our advanced purpose-built laboratories
  • Acquire an understanding of specialised techniques applicable to your own research or advanced scholarship
  • Option to join clinical journal club at Barts Health NHS Trust

Facilities

At Queen Mary you will have access to a number of advanced facilities, some of which are designated exclusively to postgraduate students. These include:

  • the Blizard Building, which has state of-the-art facilities for students and staff including open-plan research laboratories, office space, a 400-seater lecture theatre and a café, and several seminar rooms
  • a Learning Resources Centre, open around the clock, with 200 networked PCs solely for the use of postgraduate students
  • medical libraries located at Barts and The Royal London hospitals and at the Queen Mary Mile End campus
  • access to the Postgraduate Reading Room
  • research access to the British Library.
  • close links with other microbiology departments in the region.

Career paths

Graduation from this course allows you to apply your knowledge directly to the field. It sets you up to work in research-focused positions such as a chemistry consultant, a molecular microbiologist or a conservation officer.

For example, a graduate of this course have gone on to become the Head of the Microbiology Unit in the Pathology and Microbiology Department at the University Teaching Hospital, Zambia.

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 7,600per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Queen Mary University of London

  • University League Table

    35th

  • Campus address

    Queen Mary University of London, Admissions and Recruitment Office, Mile End Road, Tower Hamlets, E1 4NS, England

Queen Mary students can enjoy the security and friendliness of a campus, with guaranteed first-year accommodation, in one of the world’s most exciting cities.
Queen Mary is a truly global university. It has students and staff from over 160 countries, and has sites in London, China, Malta and Paris.
Research at Queen Mary is world-leading across disciplines, with academics making a major impact across all subject areas.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    46th out of 103 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    143 63%

    40th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    51st

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.86 77%

    93rd

    2

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