Taught course

Clinical Dermatology

Cardiff University · School of Medicine

Entry requirements

Applicants must be qualified in medicine and have a minimum of 1 year's general medical experience. n your Personal Statement, please state why you wish to do the course and how it will help you in your future career. Decisions will be made on a continuous basis throughout the year on the basis of your written application and the references received. Places are limited, so early application is recommended.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Clinical Dermatology is a structured programme designed specifically for doctors with a special interest in dermatology after gaining at least one year of general medical experience.The programme aims to give firm grounding in the fundamentals of clinical and scientific dermatology. It gives priority to clinical instruction but also emphasises the scientific content of dermatology.

Special Features
  • Accredited by Hong Kong College of Family Physicians and Hong Kong Medical Association.
  • Weekly observational clinical placements in local dermatology centres.
  • Lectures from international guest speakers.
  • Skills workshops, including practical skin surgery sessions and laser demonstrations.

For more information, please visit: http://courses.cardiff.ac.uk/postgraduate/course/detail/p057.html.

Information for international students

English Language Requirements: A score of 7.0 IELTS (with 7.0 in all subtests) or equivalent qualification.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


full time
9 months

Course contact details

Dermatology Administrative Team
+44 (0)29 2074 2247
+44 (0)29 2074 4312