Taught course

Telemedicine for Ophthalmology

UCL - University College London · Institute of Ophthalmology

Entry requirements

Candidates normally require a minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor’s degree from a UK university (or its overseas equivalent) in a relevant subject.

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

Telemedicine uses information and communication technology to deliver healthcare services remotely. It is a priority area for the international healthcare sector and is attracting global investment. This programme allows students to engage with cutting edge clinical knowledge taught by leading experts using the most advanced technology in the field.

This programme is delivered jointly with UCL Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital. Students are taught by leading experts in imaging and digital health.

Students will learn about the latest imaging technology and gain the essential skills required for setting up and using telemedicine services for eye care.

It is delivered predominantly online with one week of residential teaching per term. This makes it ideal for busy medical and non-medical professionals who want to advance their knowledge and skills without having to stop working. 

Fees and funding

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

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0) 20 3370 1214