UCL Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology



The Institute of Clinical Trials & Methodology (ICTM) has a strong commitment to teaching and education. We want to share our expertise on clinical trials and methodology with our staff and students.

ICTM Programmes

Postgraduate Taught

MSc Clinical Trials (Online)

  • MSc in Clinical Trials provides an excellent grounding in the management and design of clinical trials, and will enhance the knowledge and understanding of those already working in the field

MSc Statistics for Clinical Trials (Online)

  • Our online MSc in Statistics for Clinical trials will develop your knowledge and know-how of statistics in clinical trials. This training is relevant for future clinical trial statisticians, and as well as clinicians and other health professionals who have a strong quantitative interest in trials.

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Graduate Research Programme - MPhil/Phd and MD(Res)

Our MPhil/PhD Clinical Trials and Methodology programme aims to train and mentor the next generation of trialists and methodologists, allowing them to develop their scientific research skills and expertise. A number of funded studentships are also avaliable here.

As a PhD student at the ICTM, you are treated like any other employee. You need to obtain ownership of your research and you are supported by the best methodologists to reach your full potential. Your ideas are valued by the academic staff and during the programme you also are able to get involved supervising MSc projects. Career opportunities are countless given the fact you are in a world leading clinical trials unit that develops methods that are used both in academia and industry sectors. My methodology expertise is now highly valued in the pharmaceutical company I am currently working at.” 

 Theodosia Salika, PhD alum and currently a Statistician at AstraZeneca

CPD & Short Courses

We also offer a number of short courses in clinical trials conduct and methodology, with places available to clinical trialists both within and external to ICTM.

Current students 

If you are a current student with a query, please find the Education Team's contact information below: