Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Physician Associate Studies

University of Brighton · Brighton and Sussex Medical School

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Entry requirements

Applicants must have gained a first or 2:1 in a Bio Science degree or equivalent. Applicants with other health-related degrees obtained within the last 5 years may also be considered. Registered health professionals with more than 5 years' clinical experience may apply in exceptional circumstances with appropriate references and a personal statement.

Months of entry


Course content

This innovative course provides students with the knowledge, professional and clinical skills to work as a PA. The integrated curriculum borrows from the successful undergraduate course at BSMS with augmentation through intensive discussion of clinical cases in small groups, and includes significant time in local clinical placements and simulation facilities.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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