UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences


Flexible learning for professionals - Online MSc programmes at UCL

The UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences offers a number of online master's and distance learning programmes for clinicians, scientists and healthcare professionals from across the world.

At UCL, we are at the very forefront of medical discovery and innovation. The design, development and clinical application of novel biomedical technologies and therapeutic interventions is at the heart of our research mission.

As a world leader in medical and biomedical research, we understand the needs of the medical sciences industry needs. This knowledge ensures that we are producing and teaching some of the most innovative master's courses for clinicians and scientists across the world.

The following Master’s degrees allow busy professionals across the world to benefit from our world-class research expertise and innovation, completely online.


Our online programmes at a glance

An online MSc from the UCL Faculty of Medical Sciences could take you to the next step in your clinical or scientific career. Please contact fms.education@ucl.ac.uk to arrange a one-to-one virtual meeting with a Programme Director today.

Paediatric Dentistry

MSc in Paediatric Dentistry

The world’s only online Master’s degree that provides further training in paediatric dentistry. It is designed to support working dentists in the UK and around the world. Benefit from high-quality online content developed by academic and clinical staff from the world-renowned UCL Eastman Dental Institute and Eastman Dental Hospital.

students wearing scrubs sitting down

MSc in Health Professions Education

Delivered by the world-renowned UCL Medical School in collaboration with experts from the UCL Institute of Education, the NHS and Health Education England. Students choose from a wide range of modules such as leadership, quality improvement, clinical simulation and teaching ethics & law.


MSc in Perioperative Medicine

This online MSc has been created by leaders in the emerging and exciting field of Perioperative Medicine. The MSc is suitable for physicians, surgeons and nurses involved in the care of pre and post-surgical care of patients.


MSc in Sports Medicine, Exercise and Health

Created and delivered in partnership with the state-of-the-art Institute of Sports, Exercise and Health (ISEH) delivers a thorough understanding of the key areas of sport and exercise medicine.


Pain Management MSc

For clinical professionals from all backgrounds involved in the delivery of acute, chronic, and integrated pain services in primary or secondary care. The MSc in Pain Management is ideal for anyone wanting to improve the lives of people living with pain whilst also accelerating their own careers in anaesthesia, neuromodulation or health management.