Taught course

Clinical Research

Institution
University of East Anglia · Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

Open to students with a good degree in Health (min 2.2 or equivalent) or a related subject. Applicants with current registration as a health professional with an appropriate professional statutory regulatory body will also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Study:

A qualification in Clinical Research provides the essential tools needed to pursue a career as an intuitive professional. The Norwich Medical School at UEA has an established reputation for exciting and innovative approaches to education, supported by a strong and rapidly developing research programme.

Structure:

The course compromises a combination of modules that expose the student to multi-disciplinary approaches to healthcare. Topics studied can be tailored to the student’s specific needs, interests and future career goals.

Teaching:

The School of Medicine at the University of East Anglia has an established reputation for exciting and innovative approaches to education supported by a strong and rapidly developing research programme. As part of the Faculty of Health it has a growing emphasis on inter-professional co-operation in teaching and research.

Employability:

Develop the skills to conduct critical analysis of the evidence that underpins healthcare. Carry out comprehensive qualitative and quantitative research that is relevant to your own practice. Build leadership qualities to help deliver quality patient service in your field of expertise. This Master’s course in Clinical Research is an ideal precursor for anyone aiming to undertake a PhD.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from students whose first language is not English. To ensure such students benefit fully from postgraduate study, we require evidence of proficiency in English. Our usual entry requirements are as follows: IELTS: 7.0 (minimum 7.0 in all component); PTE: 68 (minimum 68 in all components).

Fees and funding

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Scholarships & Bursaries

On an annual basis students studying a Postgraduate degree in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at UEA are eligible for a selection of scholarship and funding opportunities.

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences scholarships and/or bursaries are offered to students in the following areas of study:

  • MSc Health Economics
  • MSc Health Research
  • MRes Clinical Science
  • MSc Clinical Research – National Institute for Health Research route
  • MSc Physiotherapy
  • MSc Occupational Therapy
  • MSc Physician Associate Studies
  • MSc Adult Nursing

Any eligible applicant is invited to apply for a scholarship. As funds are limited you are strongly advised to apply early to avoid disappointment.

Applicants should contact the Postgraduate Admissions Office or visit the UEA website for further information on funding.

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Email
admissions@uea.ac.uk