UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


Bioscience Innovation and Enterprise offer holders

Congratulations on your offer to study the Bioscience Innovation and Enterprise MSc programme. We are excited to welcome you to this pioneering and innovative Master's programme.

A message from Professor Andrew Dick

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Congratulations on your offer to study with us, and welcome to the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology.

UCL Institute of Ophthalmology is world-leading for research and teaching in ophthalmology and biomedical science. Our partnership with Moorfields Eye Hospital represents the largest co-located site for eye research, education and care in the world.

If you choose to study here, you will be joining one of the best universities in the world. UCL is ranked 8th globally (QS World University Rankings 2022), and the Institute of Ophthalmology is ranked the best place in the world to study ophthalmology (latest CWUR Rankings).

We look forward to welcoming you to our community of innovators and clinicians who are making a real difference to people’s lives.

Professor Andrew Dick, FMedSci

Received an offer - next steps

Welcome from your Programme Leader

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Watch a recording of our recent offer holder event

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Your Programme Leadership team

Find out more about the education leaders on the Bioscience Innovation and Enterprise MSc programme.

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Find out more about the compulsory module, Business for Bioscience, from Programmer Leader Fiona Reid in this short interview.

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Hear from Dr Nikolas Pontikos, Moduler Leader for the Digital Opportunities module.

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Hear from Dr Dun Jack Fu, Module Leader for the Digital Health and AI module.

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Hear from Prof Marcus Fruttiger, Module Leader for the Science of Diseases module.

Student testimonials

Josephine Nistrup Lamm
"I chose to apply to this programme because I wanted to employ my skills and passion for research to have a more direct impact on the healthcare industry. Ultimately, the programme was fundamental in merging my love for science with my interest in business and it could introduce me to the entire value chain and all its applications from scientific discovery to market entry."

- Josephine Lamm, Bioscience Entrepreneurship MSc 2021-2022


Alex Vassallo
"UCL is one of the best universities in the world, so I knew that the connections and skills I would pick up during my Master's would transcend the traditional value offered by postgraduate education."

- Alex Vassallo, Bioscience Entrepreneurship MSc 2020-2021


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Entrepreneurs at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology

You will be joining a research and innovating community like no other.

You’ll find yourself amongst like-minded students with a science background who share a purpose to drive innovation into successful enterprise. Our students come from a variety of countries, from many different scientific and medical backgrounds, but they all share ideals of how business education can empower scientists.

The Institute's accademics and researchers are also passionate about innovation and enterprise. Learn more some of the entrepreneurs at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology below.

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