Taught course

Orthopaedic Trauma Science

Queen Mary, University of London · Blizard Institute of Cell and Molecular Science

Entry requirements

Applications are accepted all year round, but there are limited places to ensure high-quality training, so please apply early to avoid disappointment. Applicants must have a medical or nursing degree (2.1 or higher) and suitable professional experience.

If English is not a student's first language, they will be required to meet the following standards in one of these English language examinations:

  • Examination: Academic Level Required
  • IELTS: 6.5
  • TOEFL PBT: 575 (with a TWE of 4.0 or above)
  • TOEFL iBT: 90

Months of entry


Course content

This new two year online MSc in Orthopaedic Trauma Science uses innovative methods of teaching and assessment for a fresh, dynamic and interactive approach to teaching orthopaedic trauma. It is designed to be readily accessible, irrespective of location or time zone, with the option of a 2-week residential summer school in London- one of the most, vibrant, dynamic and exciting cities in the world. It has a rich pedigree and is offered in collaboration between London's most established major trauma centre, the UK's lead centre for research into Complex Trauma Care and one of the oldest medical schools in the world.

Trauma is one of the world's leading killers and is responsible for a significant proportion of the global burden of disease. Improving survival and outcomes following traumatic injury has been identified as a key priority by the World Health Organization and orthopaedic injuries pose a major clinical challenge world-wide.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification and course duration


N/A months
full time
N/A months
distance learning
24 months
part time
N/A months

Course contact details

Blizard Institute
+44 (0)20 7882 5511