Taught course

General Surgery (Online Distance Learning)

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Clinical Sciences and Community Health
Qualifications
ChM

Entry requirements

A medical degree (MBChB or equivalent) recognised by the General Medical Council. You should also have acquired MRCS (or equivalent assessment milestone) and be an Advanced Trainee in General Surgery (UK ST 5/6 or equivalent).

All applicants must also meet our English language requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This two-year, part-time masters programme is offered jointly by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh, and is taught entirely online. Both institutions have combined well previously to deliver an award-winning Master’s programme to support early surgical training, and continue to serve as a powerful brand in surgery.

You will be taught by experienced tutors – all leading clinicians in their field – and you will have access to well-defined and managed learning resources and educational material, including an unparalleled online library facility.

Illustrative cases will cover technical skills and procedures as well as core knowledge and clinical skills.

Information for international students

To find out about the support offered to international students at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit website.

Fees and funding

Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services.

Qualification and course duration

ChM

online
24 months
distance learning
24 months

Course contact details

Name
ChM Programme Administration
Email
chm.surgeryinfo@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 651 4932