Health data involves collecting, storing, analysing and sharing data to better understand disease and improve care. Combining the principles of statistics and computer science with health-related knowledge, you’ll be able to extract valuable insights from large-scale health data sets. You'll learn to develop predictive models that can aid in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases. Be involved in the projects that make headlines and discoveries that make history.
Our world leading personalised health research paves the way for uniquely treating individuals based on their genetics and other health data.
Scholarships, bursaries and loans
We offer a range of scholarships and bursaries to help cover tuition fees and help with living expenses while at university. You may be eligible to apply for a Postgraduate Loan worth up to £12,167 to help with course fees and living costs. Applications are due to open in May 2023.
Develop skills in bioinformatics, statistical analysis and computing and work with complex biological data from genomic, proteomic and metabolomic studies. This hands-on MA is underpinned by practical experience.
Hone your skills in biomaging, bioinformatics and statistical analysis ready for a career as a professional scientist. This MSc introduces novel tools and approaches to contemporary challenges in life sciences.
Lab work, mathematical modelling and outbreak scenario role-play are all features of this MSc. We’ll prepare you for a career helping to control the spread of infectious diseases in a highly connected world.
Discover how to collect, interpret and present health data. Using statistical analysis, data visualisation and digital technologies, you’ll learn how to identify data-driven enhancements to health care interventions.