UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


Be part of the solution to global health problems

UCL Institute of Ophthalmology is a world-leading department for research and teaching in ophthalmology and biomedical science. Find out more about our Master's programmes for science graduates.

UCL is among the best universities in the world. Academic excellence and disruptive thinking have been the status quo since 1826. We are ranked 8th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2022). Studying at the Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields gives you the best start if you’re a scientist planning to work in research, industry or clinical practice.

Postgraduate taught degrees for science graduates

Bioscience Entrepreneurship MSc
The Bioscience Entrepreneurship MSc is designed for students who intend to start and run high impact enterprises in the life sciences sector. It is ideal for you if you have a science degree and an interest in enterprise or your own start-up. 

Orthoptics (pre-registration) MSc
Are you a science graduate and interested in becoming an allied health professional? Apply now to our Orthoptics MSc to fast track your way to a varied and rewarding career as an accredited orthoptist. Everyday Orthoptists ensure people develop and achieve the best vision. They are experts in the diagnosis and management of developmental eye conditions, defects in eye movement and binocular vision.

Application deadline: 30 June 2022.

View more postgraduate taught programmes offered by the Institute of Ophthalmology.


Virtual Discovery Session Replay

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Watch a recording of our virtual open day session on Monday 25 April 2022.

International Excellence Scholarships

A prestigious scholarship programme aimed at talented international students who want to tackle pressing global health challenges.


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