United Kingdom
Starts Sep 2019 (1 year)
Course Type
Postgraduate Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Course Overview

We are proud to have been awarded an IoPPN Excellence Award in 2017 and 2018 for student satisfaction in the Postgraduate Taught Education Survey (PTES). Neuroimaging is a competitive and evolving field, with few options for specialist training. At King's you'll learn the scientific and methodological aspects of neuroimaging, developing practical skills you'll use in your career. Our latest research informs our teaching. And you'll hear from clinical and academic experts from a range of organisations throughout the course.

Key benefits:

  • Study in our state-of-the-art Centre for Neuroimaging Sciences with access to five MRI scanners, EEG labs, and links to other organisations using PET, MEG, CT, Ultrasound and Stem Cell Imaging machines
  • Learn from expert physicists, psychiatrists, neurologists, and psychologists
  • Develop the practical skills of day-to-day neuroimaging techniques and their applications
  • Awarded the IoPPN Excellence Award in 2018 for student satisfaction.

Who should take this course

Whether you're coming straight from your undergraduate degree or you've been working in a clinical role for years, our Neuroimaging MSc is a comprehensive introduction to this exciting area of medical science.

A minimum 2:1 degree in biomedical or related sciences, psychology, neuroscience, physics, engineering, computer science, mathematics or in another scientific subject. Applications from those working in medicine or professions allied to medicine are also welcome.



Course content

Required Modules:

Courses are divided into modules. Each year you will normally take modules totalling 180 credits. You are required to take:

  • Principles of Neuroimaging (30 credits)
  • Neuroimaging Acquisition & Analysis (30 credits)
  • Applications of Neuroimaging (30 credits)
  • Practical Neuroimaging (30 credits)
  • Neuroimaging Research Project (60 credits)


  • Full time overseas fees:

About Course Provider

King's College London is one of the top 10 UK universities in the world (QS World University Rankings, 2018/19) and among the oldest in England.

King's vision is to make the world a better place, building on our history of pioneering research that has advanced and shaped modern life, such as: the discovery of the structure of DNA; research to better understand autism and develop life-changing therapies; informing air pollution awareness and policy; research that led to the development of radio, radar, television and mobile phones; and making maths available to the underprivileged. These are all ways that we are having a transformational impact on society.

Our intellectually rigorous teaching environment is coupled with a commitment to providing a rich and supportive student experience. We have more than 31,000 students (of whom nearly 12,800 are postgraduates, with 1,000 students enrolled in online masters courses) from 150 countries worldwide, meaning that students are part of a truly international community. Our 8,500 members of staff collaborate with students to help them get the most out of their degree. Many of our academics are also researchers working within and influencing their industries, meaning that students learn the latest thinking and understand its practical and contemporary relevance.

King's College London and Guy's and St Thomas'‚Äč, King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts are part of King's Health Partners. King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC) is a pioneering global collaboration between one of the world's leading research-led universities and three of London's most successful NHS Foundation Trusts, including leading teaching hospitals and comprehensive mental health services.