Taught course

Physician Associate Studies

St George's, University of London · Institute of Medical and Biomedical Education

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have, or be expected to achieve, a minimum of a second class honours degree in life sciences or a health-related subject (or an equivalent overseas qualification).

Months of entry


Course content

St George’s is the only university to share its campus with one of the largest NHS teaching hospitals, making it the ideal place to study the MSc Physician Associate Studies. With unrivalled access to clinical resources and working professionals, the course will fully equip you with all the skills and knowledge required to support doctors in the diagnosis and management of patients.

On the UK’s longest running Physician Associate studies programme you will learn how to take medical histories, perform physical examinations, request and analyse test results, diagnose illnesses and develop treatment and management plans. It is a challenging but incredibly rewarding experience. The course has an outstanding pass rate on the Physician Associate National Exam and fantastic graduate employment.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
24 months

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