UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme exposes trainees to scientific principles and methods; the programme is suitable for both surgical and dental trainees and is primarily intended to provides scientific research experience prior to or as part of the surgical training programme.

Course Modules

Core modules: Research methodology and transferable skills (part i). Optional modules: Advanced surgical skills (microsurgery); advanced surgical skills (robotics); research methodology and transferable skills (part ii); applied tissue engineering; biomaterials in tissue regeneration (micro and nanoscale surface structuring); clinical experience in musculoskeletal surgery; experimental models in surgical research; heart and circulation; musculoskeletal biology (part i); musculoskeletal biology (part ii); musculoskeletal biomechanics and biomaterials (part i); musculoskeletal biomechanics and biomaterials (part ii); nanotechnology; pain; performing systematic reviews of interventions (part i); performing systematic reviews of interventions (part ii); surgical oncology; translation of nanotechnology and regenerative medicine (bench to bedside).

Course Additional Entry

A medical qualification from a UK university or an overseas qualification of equivalent standard. Applicants will preferably have a minimum of 2 years' clinical experience, or have completed basic surgical training, holding MRCS part 1.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £26,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £13,685  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,840  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £6,845  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Variable
MSc (Postgraduate)