Health Informatics MPhil
The University of Manchester
Key Course Facts
Our PhD/MPhil Health Informatics programme enables you to undertake a research project that will improve understanding of Health Informatics.
Health informatics and data science is set to revolutionise healthcare by providing a deeper understanding between healthcare delivery, outcomes and patients as well as empowering people to manage their own health.
Manchester has considerable breadth and expertise in this field, being home to the MRC-funded Health eResearch Centre (HeRC), one of four in the country recognised as a centre of excellence in the field.
The main research theme that we focus on is managed self-care and wellbeing, which includes:
Healthcare systems optimisation
Clinical trials and real world drug outcomes
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
- All other courses
- Manchester Business School East - Undergraduate Degrees
- Manchester Business School - Graduate Degrees
- Graduate Degrees
- (no subscore less than 6.0)
- Undergraduate Degrees
- (no subscore less than 6.0)
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Health Informatics, MPhil.
We require applicants to hold, or be about to obtain, an Upper Second class Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a related subject area for entry to a PhD programme. A Lower Second class Honours degree may be considered if applicants also hold a Master's degree with a Merit classification.
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
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About The University of Manchester
The University of Manchester is a publicly funded research university with a mission to advance education, knowledge and wisdom for the good of society. University of Manchester’s main site is home to the majority of its faculties and is referred to by its students as ‘the campus’, although in reality Manchester does not have a campus but is instead interspersed throughout the city of Manchester.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Computer Science BSc (Hons)||University of Keele||73%||0%||4%||£9250||£17000||118||Newcastle under Lyme||On campus Full-time|
|Cloud Computing with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)||University of Wales||63%||10%||27%||£9000||£13500||166||Cardiff||On campus Full-time|
|Mathematics with Computer Science and Placement BSc (Hons)||Brunel University||51%||10%||10%||£9250||£17355||100||Uxbridge||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Science (Networking) BSc||University of Greenwich||60%||7%||13%||£9250||£14500||115||London||On campus Full-time|
|Computing Sciences (with a foundation year) BSc (Hons)||University of Sussex||71%||5%||5%||£9250||£18500||160||Brighton||On campus Full-time|
|Computing with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)||University of Worcester||73%||0%||13%||£9250||£13100||106||Worcester||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Science BSc (Hons)||London Metropolitan University||92%||5%||25%||£9250||£15576||78||London||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Science and Politics (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)||Liverpool Hope University||77%||15%||0%||£9250||£11400||100||Liverpool||On campus Full-time|
|Computer Science (Software Engineering) with Study Abroad BSc (Hons)||University of Hull||78%||5%||5%||£9250||£17550||142||Hull||On campus Full-time|
|Foundation Year in Computing BSc (Hons)||De Montfort University||78%||5%||5%||£9250||£14750||142||Leicester||On campus Full-time|