UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme delivers an in'depth understanding of clinical ophthalmology, disease pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment.

Course Modules

Core modules: basic understanding of the eye; clinical practice (cataract); clinical practice (cornea); clinical practice (glaucoma); clinical practice (medical retina 1 and 2); clinical practice (paediatrics and neuro'ophthalmology); clinical practice (uveitis); clinical practice (vitreo retinal surgery); common ocular diseases and treatment; ocular therapeutics i and ii; surgery and the eye; systemic disease and the eye. Options: basic science of ophthalmology; optics and refraction; disorders affecting retinal function; retinal imaging.

Course Additional Entry

A UK medical degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Appropriate professional qualifications and suitable work experience (a minimum of 1 year's ophthalmic training) is recommended prior to starting the programme.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £30,340  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,310  Academic year. First year home fees