Medical Art

University of Dundee


City Campus


Medical art encompasses a wide range of applications from patient communication and information to medical teaching and training. It is also used by the pharmaceutical industry to aid in explanation of their products and by television companies in the production of documentaries.

This highly innovative one-year taught Masters course employs highly specialised tutors from scientific backgrounds alongside experienced medical art supervisors.

Entry Requirements

First or upper second class honours degree in art/design or related medical/anatomical science.

You will be invited to upload evidence of artwork - in the form of a portfolio - after your application is received. Relevant professional experience will be taken into account if you have no graduate qualifications.

You should submit between 10-15 images including a number of examples from direct observation, such as life drawing or portrait sculpture.

Start Date



Postgraduate Master's

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months


Science and Engineering

SCQF Level