UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


Bioscience Entrepreneurship MSc Information Session

04 March 2022, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm

scientist working in a lab

Join our virtual information session to find out more about Bioscience Entrepreneurship MSc.

This event is free.

Event Information

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Institute of Ophthalmology

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.

The programme will allow you to develop skills and strategies for identifying science-based solutions in response to need, exploring their potential as innovations and shaping opportunities for these to be developed and actualised.

You will be taught by business, technology and research experts including those who have pioneered Al breakthroughs developed with Moorfields Eye Hospital and DeepMind, stem cell-based discoveries for regenerative treatments, and neuroscience innovations through the Cortex Lab.

Join our virtual information session to find out more from the programme team and current students.

About the Speaker

Prof Marcus Fruttiger

Professor of Experimental Ophthalmology at Institute of Ophthalmology

Prof Fruttiger is passionate about teaching and has for many years been actively involved in delivering UCL postgraduate taught courses, using modern teaching methods such as blended learning, flipped teaching and eLearning. He is the programme director of the UCL Bioscience Entrepreneurship MSc and is also Deputy Director of Education at the Institute of Ophthalmology.

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