Taught course

Clinical Research – NIHR Route

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

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.1 degree or equivalent in a health care related subject area is required. Also all applicants must be registered as a health professional with an appropriate professional statutory regulatory body and have been working for a minimum of a year within the NHS in England.

Months of entry

September, April

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

Due to the nature of the course, this is not open to international applicants.

Fees and funding

This is a fully funded studentship sponsored by Health Education England and the National Institute for Health Research.

Studentships cover the participants salary including 'on-costs' and academic fees.

The studentship has funding attached. It is only available to UK citizens or those who have been resident in the UK for a period of 3 years or more.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Email
admissions@uea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1603 591 515