We carry out innovative clinical trials and develop new methodology which has global impact, improving health worldwide.

**** Online Masters in Clinical Trials and Statistics for Clinical Trials at UCL ****

Are you looking to start a career in clinical trials? Do you want to grow your expertise in this field? 

Join our exciting MSc programmes (online): 

  • MSc in Clinical Trials. In this course, you will develop expertise in all aspects of clinical trial conduct from developing an idea to communicating results, including key statistical concepts  
  • MSc in Statistics for Clinical Trials. In this course, you will gain practical, theoretical, and analytical expertise needed to be a trial statistician.

These MSc courses are organised by UCL’s Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology (ICTM) and taught online by our clinical trialists and statisticians.  

Find out more at the upcoming online webinars (register here):

  • 10-11am Friday 16th June - MSc in Clinical Trials webinar
  • 11-12pm Friday 16th June - MSc in Statistics for Clinical Trials webinar

The deadline to apply to both MSc programmes is 30th June. 

Latest News

Novel clinical trial to improve treatment for newborns with sepsis launches

NeoSep1, an international clinical trial to evaluate much-needed new antibiotic combinations for newborn babies with sepsis, has started in three hospitals in South Africa and Kenya.

22 May

New podcast episode: Neonatal infections (part 1): The NeoOBS study and the global challenge of neonatal sepsis

A new episode of trial talk has been released today focusing on the NeoOBS study and the global challenge of neonatal sepsis.

22 May

Our methodology research at the SCT annual conference 2023

Our methodology research on design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials will be presented next week at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Clinical Trials, (SCT) in Baltimore, MD, USA.

19 May

Giving abiraterone at early stages helps people with advanced prostate cancer to live longer

New findings from STAMPEDE have confirmed that adding abiraterone to standard hormone therapy is the best option to treat prostate cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.

03 May

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Research Themes


Innovative clinical trial design and meta-analysis extending beyond the boundaries of single cancer types


Major international clinical trials answering questions of global public health significance

Neurodegenerative diseases

New generation of innovative multi-arm, multi stage platform clinical trials to identify and test new therapeutic treatments in neurodegenerative diseases


Development of methods with direct impact on the design, conduct and analysis of studies

Other Research & Policy

This section will capture projects outside the current QQR themes

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