UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


Postgraduate taught (MSc/MRes/PGCert)

Clinical Ophthalmic Practice PG Cert

A blended learning programme aimed at developing research and analytical skills, and linking empirical findings and research to clinical care, as well as incorporating work-based learning. 

Aimed at: Nurses and allied health professionals

Study mode: Full time, Part-time

Duration: 1 year (FT)

Clinical Ophthalmology MSc

In-depth study of the theory and practical skills of clinical ophthlamology, ocular pathology diagnosis and management. 

Aimed at: Junior doctors, experienced optometrists and orthoptists

Study mode: Full time, modular flexible 

Duration: 1 year (FT)

Ophthalmology with Clinical Practice MSc

In-depth study with experts in cataract and refractive surgery and retinal disease, and hands-on clinical experience. 

Aimed at: Doctors with some ophthalmic experience

Study mode: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Biology of Vision MSc

Providing an integrated review of the eye: cell biology, development, genetics, epidemiology, immunology, neuroscience, with first-hand research involvement.

Aimed at: Medics, science graduates

Study mode: Full-time

Duration: 1 year

Vision Research MRes

An extensive empirical research project aimed at developing advanced research and analytical skills supported by fundamental knowledge of the biology of the eye.

Aimed at: Medics, science graduates

Study mode: Full-time

Duration: 1 year

Sensory Systems, Technologies and Therapies MRes

Designed to produce "scientists with an edge"; researchers capable of working at the interface between scientific disciplines and trained to understand the clinical and commercial as well as scientific issues surrounding development of technologies and therapies for disorders of sensory systems.

Aimed at: Science graduates

Study mode: Full-time

Duration: 1 year