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MSc in Cancer Immunology and Biotechnology offered by the University of Nottingham

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This course covers both antibody and vaccine cancer therapies and explores the immunology of the tumour . The students will also learn about intellectual property and how to apply scientific research in scientific writings, patents and in development of business plans applicable to the biotechnology industry.

Start Date: September 2015

Mode of Study: 12 months full time

Course fee: 17,500 GBP

Course Module:

  • Immunity and the Immune System
  • Molecular Basis of Cancer
  • Tumour Immunology
  • Cancer Vaccines
  • Scientific Writing and Business Development
  • Monoclonal Antibodies
  • Host-Tumour Interface
  • Library Dissertation

Entry Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized higher education institution, equivalent to a British Bachelor’s (Honours) degree, with a minimum of a 2:2. An IELTS score of 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in any element) is mandatory for international students.

MSc in International Applied Communication offered by University of Central Lancashire

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This course will prepare students for a career in international organizations including the UN, NGOs (such as the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent), the Foreign Office and British Council, public relations consultancies and in-house communication departments, as well as in pursuing further academic careers.

It will focus on various areas including, public relations, media communication, digital communication, public affairs, lobbying, public issues management, fundraising, sponsorship, communication management, communication theory, and research in an international context.

Start Date: January 2015

Mode of study: 18 months full time

Course fee: 11,450 GBP

Course Content:

Semester 1

  • International critical perspectives on public relations (20 credits)
  • Public affairs and public issues management (20 credits)
  • Option modules* (20 credits)

Semester 2

  • Communication and social theory (20 credits)
  • Digital communication (10 credits)
  • Applied communication management (10 credits)
  • Quantitative and qualitative research methods (20 credits)

Semester 3

After completing both taught semesters you will then work on your MSc International Applied Communication dissertation (60 credits), which is a significant piece of research related to applied communication on the topic of your choice.

*Option modules
The students choose two 10 credits modules or one 20 credits module from the list of option modules below:

Media Communication (10 credits)

  • Fundraising and sponsorship (10 credits)
  • Internal Communication Management (10 credits)
  • Rhetoric (10 credits)
  • Applied Client Project (10 credits)
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (20 credits)

Entry Requirements:

  • A good honours degree (equivalent to a British 2:2 or above), or an equivalent professional qualification. IELTS score of 7.0 for non-native English speakers is mandatory.

MA Global Affairs & Diplomacy offered by The University of Buckingham

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It aims to help to prepare students for careers in foreign and other ministries, international organizations, international journalism and global civil society organizations or for further research. At Buckingham,students have personal and frequent access to their faculty. This course is also suitable for those who wish to gain an advanced understanding of global affairs.

Start Date: January 2015

Mode of study: 12 months Full Time

Course Fee: 13,860 GBP

Course Modules:

Entry Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree from a recognized higher education institution, with Second Class/Division (50-64%) equivalent to a British Bachelor’s (Honours) degree, with a minimum of a 2:2. An IELTS score of 6.5 (with 6.0 in each component) is compulsory.

MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering offered by University of Strathclyde

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This course is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and provides a path to achieve Chartered Engineer status. It focuses on the areas of aerospace, energy, materials and power plant technologies.

This course will help you to gain expert knowledge in advanced mechanical engineering topics. You’ll also have the opportunity to study modules in general skills such as project management and risk analysis.

Start Date: Sept 2015

Mode of Study: Full time

Course Fee: 16,700 GBP

Course Content: If you’re taking the Advanced Mechanical Engineering (without specialization) you can select from any of the modules below.

Aerospace Compulsory Modules

  • Aerodynamics Performance
  • Aerodynamic Propulsion Systems
  • Spaceflight Mechanics

Energy Systems Compulsory Modules

  • Energy Resources & Policy
  • Electrical Power Systems
  • Energy Modelling & Monitoring

Materials Compulsory Modules

  • Engineering Composites
  • Polymer & Polymer Composites
  • Industrial Metallurgy

Power Plant Technologies Compulsory Modules

  • Gas and Steam Turbines
  • Advanced Boiler Technologies 1
  • Power Plant Systems

Aerospace Optional Modules

  • Advanced Topics in Fluid Systems Engineering
  • Aerodynamic Performance
  • Aerodynamic Propulsion Systems
  • Light Weight Structures
  • Machine Dynamics
  • Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science
  • Spaceflight Mechanics
  • Systems Engineering 1 & 2

Energy Systems Optional Modules

  • Advanced Topics in Fluid Systems Engineering
  • Electrical Power Systems
  • Energy Modelling & Monitoring
  • Energy Resources & Policy
  • Machinery Diagnosis & Condition Monitoring
  • Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science
  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Systems Engineering 1 & 2

Materials Optional Modules

  • Ceramic & Polymer Engineering; Engineering Composites
  • Metals & Alloys
  • Light Weight Structures
  • Machine Dynamics
  • Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science
  • Pressurised Systems
  • Systems Engineering 1 & 2
  • Polymer and Polymer Composites
  • Industrial Metallurgy

Power Plant Optional Modules

  • Ceramic and Polymer Engineering; Engineering Composites
  • Metals & Alloys
  • Light Weight Structures
  • Machine Dynamics
  • Mathematical Modelling in Engineering Science
  • Pressurized Systems
  • Systems Engineering 1 & 2
  • Polymer and Polymer Composites
  • Industrial Metallurgy

Generic modules

  • Design Management
  • Project Management
  • Sustainability
  • Information Management
  • Finance
  • Risk Management
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Knowledge Engineering & Management for Engineers

Entry Requirements: First or second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, in engineering or physical science.

English Language Requirements for International Students

IELTS – minimum overall band score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component or TOEFL iBT minimum total score of 95 (minimum scores of Listening-17, Writing-19, Reading and Speaking-20).

MSc Biotechnology offered by University of Northumbria

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Due to the potential impact on human life, the importance of biotechnology is currently very high in both the public and scientific agenda.

The main focus of the course is on molecular biotechnology.  A deep understanding of the link between DNA, RNA and protein is essential.You will study gene expression, protein production and purification, and applications in different biotechnological fields. It will boost your career opportunities in the biotechnological industry.

Start Date: January 2015

Mode of Study: 21 Months full time

Course Fee: 12,500 GBP

Entry Requirements: Applicants should have a minimum of a lower second class (2:2) honours degree in a science-based or an equivalent qualification which includes experience in genetics, molecular biology and/or their relevant areas.

International applicants are required to have one of the following English language qualifications  as shown below.

  • An IELTS score of 6.5 (or above) with a minimum score of 6.0 in each component.
  • Pearson Academic score of 62 (or above) with a minimum score of 51 in each component .

Courses with work placement – Sheffield Hallam University

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Here are some programmes offered by Sheffield Hallam University in UK offering WORK PLACEMENTS to students during and after the course.

Highlight:

Study MBA for one year and gain WORK Placement for one year (after the course)
– 2 years work exp is required
– IELTS 6.5 (no less 6.0 in sub modules)
– 27 Months programme

Other courses with work placement

MSc Managing Global Business
MSc International Business Management
MSc International Marketing
MSc IT Professional
MSc Database Professional Leading to Oracle Certification
MSc Enterprise Systems Professional Leading to SAP Certification
MSc Networking Professional Leading to CCNA certification
MSc Web and Cloud Computing
MSc Big Data Analytics (SHU is a member of the SAS and SAP Student Academy and founding member of the SAP University Alliance)

For a more details, please download SHU-Courses with Work Experience.

BSc Hons Accounting offered by University of Hull

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This degree will equip you with the essential tools that you need for a career as an accountant, or in a general management role where financial skills and knowledge can be vital in making critical decisions.

The focus of this course is on gaining skills that will benefit you in the modern business environment, and, as part of this, you get the maximum exemptions from the examinations of all the professional accountancy bodies.

The first year gives you a broad base in core business subjects, including Accounting and Finance, providing a solid foundation for more specialized study in Years 2 and 3. You will study the two main streams of accounting – Financial Reporting and Management Accounting – and learn how to generate and utilize information for internal and external use. You will gain advanced skills as you progress through the course, with opportunities to explore the areas of auditing and taxation.

Course Duration: 3 years Full time

Start Date: September 2014

Course Fee: 12,000 GBP per year

Entry Requirements: Three A levels (or equivalent) and a minimum of grade C in GCSE Mathematics or equivalent. Applicants without formal qualifications are also welcomed and University allows second year or final year entry on the basis of previous study and qualifications. For those whose qualifications and experience do not allow direct entry, University offers a foundation year (at Scarborough Campus) which enables progression to the first year of many of the Business School’s degree courses (and some courses in other departments).

MSc Cancer Therapeutics by Queen Mary University of London

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This programme aims to provide you with a clear understanding of the scientific basis underlying the principles and practice of cancer therapeutics and the development, evaluation and implementation of new treatments. This programme will give you a comprehensive and deep insight into the field of Cancer Therapeutics, covering all stages from the very basic cell and molecular biology underlying the development and pathogenesis of cancer as a disease, through pharmacology, drug development, novel therapeutics and cancer screening.

This programme will give you a thorough understanding of the principles underlying cancer treatment. It will introduce you to the regulatory framework underlying clinical research & will give you an understanding of the principles of laboratory methodologies applied to clinical trials. You will come across the steps involved in developing and implementing new treatments and how to apply this knowledge in your professional role. It will encourage you to contribute to the research activity and knowledge base in improving cancer care.

Course Structure:

Core modules
• Research skills and sciences
• Cancer biology
• Cancer pharmacology
• Site specific tumour treatment
• Ablative therapy
• Biological therapies
• Drug development
• Laboratory project

Optional modules
• Imaging
• Pathology of cancer
• Genomic approaches to human diseases
• Paediatric and adolescent oncology
• Cancer prevention and screening

Course Duration: 1 year full time

Start Date: September 2014

Course Fee: 18,790 GBP

Entry Requirements: Applicants should have a minimum 2:2 degree in relevant subject (e.g., biology/chemistry/pharmacology/medicine), or degree equivalent qualification, from a recognized academic institution or an appropriate professional qualification or experience. Students who need a Tier 4 visa must ensure they meet the UKBA minimum requirements in all components of their English language test.

MSc Advanced Pre-Hospital Trauma Care by Anglia Ruskin University

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The MSc Advanced Pre-Hospital Trauma Care has been designed to meet the personal, professional and educational requirements of Allied Health Professionals, to enable students to develop their knowledge and enhance and update their practice to achieve efficiency in Pre-Hospital Trauma Care, providing students with the breadth and depth of experience.

The course provides a progression route for currently qualified postgraduate doctors, medics from the Tri-services, paramedics and other postgraduate pre-hospital care practitioners, which includes nurses and Operating Department Practitioners (ODPs).

The course provides an academic progression for currently qualified medics, paramedics (incl. tri-services) and other post qualified pre-hospital care practitioners such as Registered Nurses (RN) and Operating Department Practitioners (ODPs). The course also incorporates as part of the assessment criteria, the current vocational qualifications currently offered at Anglia Ruskin University i.e. Advanced Life Support, Advanced Paediatric Life Support, Major Incident Management, Pre-Hospital Obstetric Emergency training, and Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support. These professional qualifications are all accredited by the Advanced Life Support Group (ALSG) (2012) and the Resuscitation Council (UK).

Course Duration: 1year full time

Campus: Chelmsford

Start Date: September 2014

Course Fee: 11,500 GBP

Entry Requirements:
1.Registered health care professional with 2 years post registration experience within critical care/pre-hospital care. Applicants may gain entry to the course by clearly demonstrating on their application that their qualifications and experience are equivalent to a recognised medical degree Qualification as follows: Registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council or equivalent; Registration with the Health Care Professions Council or equivalent; General Medical Council Registration or equivalent; Currently practicing within Pre-Hospital Trauma care

2.If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University

MBA in Health Care by Ealing,Hammersmith & West London College

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This is a full-time degree program running at Ealing,Hammersmith & West London College and awarded by University of Wales through validation.

This program has been designed for the professionals who are looking forward to acquire the necessary skills to expand their growth prospects within the Health & Social Care industry. The program addresses the main business management disciplines within Health & Social Care context.

Course Content:
Marketing
Managing People
Operations Management
Managing in the Health and Social Care Environment
Finance for non-financial Health and Social Care Managers
Business Strategy
Dissertation

Start Date: January 2014

Course Duration: 12 months full time

Course Location: Hammersmith

Entry Requirements:
• A relevant honours degree obtained at a university recognised by UK NARIC.

• Mature students who do not meet the entry criteria are encouraged to apply and will be considered on the basis of a minimum 3 years supervisory work experience.

• You need to have an IELTS score of at least 6.5 (or equivalent) with no less than 5.5 in each band score or other tests such as:
1. Cambridge English Advanced: Taught postgraduate: minimum score of 58.
2. Cambridge English Proficiency: This test is set at CEFR Level C2; therefore, a pass would be acceptable at all levels of entry.
3. Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic): MBA: minimum overall score of 59 (min 62 in all communicative skills*) .
4. TOEFL IBT: Taught postgraduate: minimum score of 87 (Listening: 20, Reading: 22, Speaking: 23, Writing: 22).
5. TOEIC: Taught postgraduate: minimum in Listening: 460, Reading: 432, Speaking: 173, Writing: 170

Course Fee: 5800 GBP