MSc Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Medicine & Medical Research From University College Dublin

Program Overview

This Masters programme consolidates core disciplines to address a rapidly increasing skill gap in the healthcare and biomedical research sector. AI is already revolutionising medical imaging, digital pathology, pharmaceutical research, and remote sensing and connected health. In the era of genomic medicine AI will transform the way we diagnose and treat diseases reducing the impact of the healthcare crisis in industrialised countries caused by cancer, obesity and diabetes. It combines teaching in data analytics, machine learning/AI, systems biology, precision medicine, health informatics and connected health.

0
LocationPin
  Location

DublinIreland

DurationIcon
  Course Duration

12 Months

LocationPin
  Tuition Fee

£ 24,200

 Score

IELTS: 6.5 TOEFL: 90

Confused?

We can help you

phone

The programme is divided into (i) introductory modules (eight mandatory modules and seven optional modules) leading to a graduate diploma (60 ECTS); and (ii) three advanced modules leading to a Master of Science, Medicine degree (90 ECTS). 
 

The introductory modules aim to familiarise students with the basic concepts of biology and medicine through examples and the analysis of relevant data sets. The advanced modules will focus on AI applications and include project work.
 

Stage 1 - Core
 

  • Biological Principles and Cellular Organisation

    ANAT40040

  • Machine Learning (Blended Delivery)

    COMP47460

  • AI for Personalised Medicine

    MEIN40330

  • AI & Digital Pathology: Theory & Practice

    PATH40050

  • Precision Oncology

    PATH40060

  • High Throughput Technologies

    PATH40080

  • AI For Medical Image Analysis

    RDGY41710
     

    Stage 1 - Option
     

  • Bioinformatics

    COMP40400

  • Data Science in Python

    COMP41680

  • Advanced Machine Learning

    COMP47590

  • Deep Learning

    COMP47650

  • Information Ethics

    IS41020

  • Medical Research Design, Regulations & Ethics

    MDCS42240

  • Professional Skills and Career Development

    MDSA40280

  • Drug Discovery and Development I

    PHAR40050

  • Intro to Genetic Epidemiology

    PHPS40880

  • Clin Info and Decision Support

    PHPS41040

  • Introduction to Biostatistics

    PHPS41150

  • Statistics for Human Genomics

    PHPS41180

  • Data Programming with R

    STAT40620

  • Data Prog with Python (online)

    STAT40800

 

The programme is aimed at computer scientists, data scientists, mathematicians and statisticians. 
 

Entry requirements are a Bachelor’s degree (min 2H2), good computing skills, basic programming skills, and a solid foundation in statistics and mathematics.
 

If English is not the applicant’s native language, unless the primary degree was read through English medium in an English-speaking country, an English language qualification is required. English language qualifications include a minimum score of 6.5, overall, in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Other evidence of proficiency in English may be accepted such as the Cambridge Certificate, TOEFL or Pearson’s Test of English, as per the standard UCD requirements

The fees for MSc Artificial Intelligence (AI) for Medicine & Medical Research may vary from  €24,200 to €30,000 anually for tuition fees. The fee's prices may get higher for international students.

Confused?

We can help you

phone