Research course

Medical and Dental Education

Cardiff University · School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education

Entry requirements

A first degree, normally with class 2:1 or equivalent in a relevant subject area. A relevant master's qualification or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Projects at Master and Doctoral level are supervised by members of the academic team encompassing a range of research studies. Projects frequently inform innovations in local practise. Some examples include:

  • Evaluating broad based training initiative in England
  • Learning needs of junior doctors, trainer and trainee attitudes towards work-place based assessments
  • Contextualising curriculum planning for dental education in developing countries
  • Features that core medical trainees value in a clinical placement
  • The Cardiff Unit for Research and Evaluation in Medical and Dental Education (CUREMeDE) is a collaborative development between the School of Social Sciences and the School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36-48 months


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)29 2087 0084