Global CRO ClinTec International, which has a presence in over 40 countries worldwide, has formally launched its MSc in International Clinical Research and Technology in collaboration with Edinburgh Napier University.
The event marked the arrival of the first of its kind of be launched by a U.K.-based CRO. Students from 13 different countries –Austria, Czech Republic, France, India, Lebanon, Lithuania, Philippines, Russia, Slocenia, South Africa, Sweden, and the U.K.–have enrolled.
"The launch of this master's degree shows the committment we have toward nurturing the talent of the future," said Dr. Rabinder Buttar, Clintec founder and CEO. "The clinical research market is constantly evolving with new markets and trends emerging year after year. It is my hope that this course will give candidates the tools and knowledge they require in order to be successful after graduation."
The degree has been developed in collaboration with Edinburgh Napier University, which provides both undergraduate and post-graduate qualifications in clinical research. Taught by professionals from both the university and ClinTec's global team, the Master's course is designed for clinical research professionals and will be taught online on a part-time basis through an interactive learning platform or in person at ENU campuses.