Postgraduate taught degrees

The School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing is renowned for pioneering teaching methods and superb facilities for postgraduate study. We have one of the largest and most prestigious Medical Schools in Europe and we are ranked joint 1st in the UK for Medicine (Complete University Guide 2021).

The school is recognised within the University and externally for its innovative and distinctive basic science, translational and clinical research programmes in medicine, dentistry and nursing  and healthcare based on interdisciplinarity and  a multi-professional approach. The school is dispersed over University and Hospital sites. 

The main site for Dentistry is the Glasgow Dental Hospital and for Medicine, the Wolfson Medical School Building, the New Lister Building at Glasgow Royal Infirmary and since 2015, the Teaching & Learning Centre at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.

If you study with us, you can benefit from our outstanding facilities and pioneering teaching methods, including the best in clinical experience. The interface with the NHS partners is critical to our research strategy and comprises a key element for translating basic science discoveries into clinical practice with clear societal benefits.

We have over 170 postgraduate research students involved in a wide range of research subject areas.