Taught course

Medical Ultrasound

Glasgow Caledonian University · School of Health and Life Sciences

Entry requirements

Available to health care professionals with relevant experience and an interest in the area. Applicants should have UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent); or an unclassified degree or professional diploma with over two years professional experience. At least one month supervised experience in ultrasound practice immediately prior to commencement of the programme.

MSc, PgD, PgC Medical Ultrasound

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Medical Ultrasound programme is delivered over a minimum three-year peeriod and includes exit points at PgD and PgC to suit the individual's requirements.

The programme blends theoretical underpinning with practical experience to ensure that, on completion of learning, graduates are equipped with the theoretical underpinning and applied skills to competently undertake medical ultrasound examinations in clinical practice.

Information for international students

Aim of programme is to develop a competent, reflective ultrasound practitioner who meets the needs of client, patient and service, promotes and advances practice of medical ultrasound and the profession within evidence-based environment. Offered part-time and therefore may not be practical for international applicants who are from outwith the EU

Fees and funding

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12-72 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Professional practice50

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 331 8630