Taught course

Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery Practice

Anglia Ruskin University · Department of Allied Health and Medicine
Master of Surgery

Entry requirements

In order to undertake this module the candidate must be working in the field of aesthetic and plastic surgery and be fully accredited and registered with the GMC with a Plastic Surgery qualification or equivalent. Candidates must hold their own Indemnity insurance and are advised to be a member of either UKAAPS or British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS).

Months of entry


Course content

This advanced course is designed for qualified plastic surgeons who want to develop their medical knowledge, clinical competence and patient skills in the cosmetic and aesthetic fields.

Our accredited course will develop the clinical knowledge and skills you’ll need to practice safe, efficacious ethical surgery.

You'll be trained by experienced aesthetic plastic surgeons, on a programme that blends education with research projects and evidence-based practice under expert supervision.

By the time you graduate you'll have a thorough grasp of the key surgical techniques and the ability to apply them appropriately, in line with clinical needs, ethical considerations and patients' wishes.

The course will also train you to critically evaluate emerging research and to incorporate it into your practice, and to lead clinical, technical and service developments.

We have excellent distance learning facilities, including our Virtual Learning Environment to access course material and manage your studies. You'll also receive expert one-to-one tuition and support.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 7.0 (Academic level), or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Qualification and course duration

Master of Surgery

24 months

Course contact details

Faculty Admissions Team
+44 (0)1245 686868