UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme provides specialised training in the clinical and scientific basis of a wide range of neurological disorders; the programme equips students with a deep understanding of disorders of the nervous system and provides an excellent basis for a clinical or research career in the field; students gain knowledge of the clinical features and scientific basis of the following neurological areas and disorders: nerve and muscle; epilepsy; pain; movement disorders and Parkinson's Disease; neuro'otology and neuro'ophthalmology; stroke; neuropsychiatry and cognition; infections of the nervous system; multiple sclerosis and neuroimmunology; autonomic function and neuro'urology; neuro'oncology and ITU neurology.

Course Modules

Modules include: diseases of the nervous system: epilepsy, pain, tumours and infection; peripheral nerve, muscle and special senses; motor systems and disease; higher functions of the brain; practical neurology; theoretical neurology; research project.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of a 2nd class UK Honours degree in an appropriate subject or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required. Applicants must be medically qualified, hold registration with the UK General Medical Council (GMC), or be fully registered in their home country, and have at least 2 years of postgraduate experience in clinical medicine, at least 6 months of which is neurology.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £24,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,840  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
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