Postgraduate Courses in Allergy and Immunology

The Imperial College London – Allergy Programme

Imperial College London, offers a range of courses in Allergy tailored to your career ambitions. From intensive 2-day short courses to a full Master’s degree, the programme has been designed to suit all levels of healthcare professionals who deal with patients with allergic conditions, including doctors, specialist nurses and dietitians.

With flexible and distance learning options available, you can study in a way that suits you and your schedule. The courses are run by world-leading experts and incorporate up-to-the-minute information on new research and clinical practice to ensure that what you learn is always relevant to what you do.

Online Short Course

‘The Scientific Basis of Allergy’

This is part of the short courses in Allergy which are available both to students who are enrolled on our MSc in Allergy programme, and as stand-alone CPD programmes for basic scientists, professionals working in industry in the field of asthma and allergy, as well as healthcare professionals who deal with allergic patients (doctors, nurses, dietitians).  


University of Nottingham

MSc in Immunology and AllergyThe MSc in Immunology and Allergy is a one-year full-time course designed to provide training in the theoretical and practical aspects of modern immunology with some emphasis on Allergy. The majority of the students who attend this course continue their career in research by embarking on doctoral training programmes or working as a research assistant in research or industry settings. For further information please visit the University of Nottingham website

University of Southampton

MSc Allergy, Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate: The MSc Allergy programme draws on our clinical, research and education strengths. Its multidisciplinary nature makes it suitable for GPs, hospital-based doctors, nurses, dietitians and scientists who are involved with adult and paediatric patients. You will be brought up to date with current best practice, allowing you to improve your management of patients with allergies. You will also gain the skills to share your allergy knowledge with colleagues and patients. They offer modules on Food Allergy, Allergic Skin Disease, Drug Allergy and Allergic Airways Disease, plus Work-Based Learning and a Teaching the Teachers module that leads to a teaching qualification. The flexible postgraduate course offers you the option of tailoring your learning to suit your needs. You can choose from studying single modules, PG Certificate, PG Diploma or the full MSc Allergy. They have full time and part-time study options, plus you can apply for a bursary to help with your fees.

To find out more, visit the course programme online or contact the Programme Director, Professor Judith Holloway, by emailing or

Newcastle University – Online Allergy Module

If you commonly see patients with allergic conditions and want to develop your clinical skills in this area, then this 14 week, taught, part-time, a postgraduate module is for you.  It is designed for professionals working in a health or life sciences field including clinicians, nurses and allied health professionals with a particular interest in clinical allergy. The programme is constructed in weekly topics and all learning and assessment are undertaken 100% online.  The Allergy module is ideal for CPD and students will have an option to select two further modules from a diverse range over 30 modules to achieve a PG Certificate in Clinical and Health Sciences with Allergy. For more details please visit:

Further information is also available here.

Allergy Academy

Run courses from small allergy workshops to large scale allergy events. For a complete range of events that are taking place,  please click here to be taken to the Allergy Academy Website.