Taught course

Surgical and Interventional Sciences

UCL - University College London · Division of Surgery and Interventional Science

Entry requirements

A medical qualification from a UK university or an overseas qualification of equivalent standard. Applicants may have clinical experience, but this is not essential.

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

The English language level for this programme is: Standard.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.

Months of entry


Course content

With a focus on skills training and a choice of relevant and progressive optional modules, this programme will give you a competitive advantage in your area of interest. You will deliver a rigorous scientific research project supervised by our renowned experts, with many projects resulting in conference presentations and publications in respected journals.

UCL is one of the top 10 Faculties of Medical Sciences in the World, Number One for Medicine in London and Number One in Europe For Medical Technology. (QS rankings 2018)

UCL was rated the top university in the UK for research strength in REF2014. You will be studying alongside some of the worlds most respected and innovative surgeons and academics.

Students who completed this MSc in 2018 would strongly recommend the MSc to others, based on the surgical skills training; research project; flexibility in module choices and supportive course tutors.

\'The Programme Leads are highly supportive. They allow for flexibility and are proactively involved in ensuring your research project is complete\'. (Anonymous research project module feedback)

Fees and funding

Please see UCL website for full information about fees and costs for this programme.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification


You will be taught through a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials. Student performance is assessed through unseen written examination papers, written reports, oral presentations, written coursework and oral examinations, and a dissertation and oral examination for the research project.

Course contact details

+44(0)20 8016 8113