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History of Science, Technology and Medicine MSc

Explore the history of science, technology and medicine (HSTM) through case studies. Interested students from any discipline are welcome on this course. Includes the Medical Humanities award route.

History of Science, Technology and Medicine (including Medical Humanities award route) Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2017

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Entry requirements

Academic entry qualification overview

Normally requires an Upper Second-class honours degree in the United Kingdom, or the overseas equivalent , in an appropriate discipline, which may include humanities or science subjects. Applicants should provide transcripts or study plans indicating performance on the most relevant course content. An applicant may also be exceptionally accepted based on evidence of alternative study, research or professional experience, provided this meets the University¿s central requirements.


English language

For applicants whose first language is not English, we require an IELTS score of 6.5 overall and 6.5 in each component, or TOEFL 90 (internet based) with a minimum of 22 in each component.

If you are to attend a pre-sessional English course at our University Language Centre prior to the start of your course, a UKVI Approved Secure English Language Test  may be required for the purpose of your Tier 4 visa application. For details, please see requirements from our University Language Centre .

English language test validity

Some English language test results are only valid for two years. Your English language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

Other international entry requirements

We accept a range of qualifications from different countries. For more details see entry requirements from your country .