Research course

Medical Education

King's College London · Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine

Entry requirements

A first class or 2:1 first degree in an appropriate subject, or the overseas equivalent is normally required, although an exception may be made if the applicant has a good MSc with a merit or above.

Months of entry


Course content

Members of the Medical Educaiton Division are involved in educational research linked to the delivery of the undergraduate medical degree curriculum. Staff research interests include the evaluation of various feedback nad assessment mechanisms and processes, advances in e-learning, the role of clinical simulation settings and other innovative elements of curriculum delivery. Completmentary areas of interest focus on issues such as the relationship between personal and academic characteristics and levels of student attainment.

Fees and funding

Students are largely self-funded.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
48-72 months


full time
36 months
part time
48-72 months

Course contact details

Professor Janice Rymer