Taught course

Trauma and Orthopaedics (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, and would normally have acquired MRCS (or equivalent assessment milestone) and be an Advanced Trainee in Trauma and Orthopaedics (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, taught entirely online, is offered by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh, and leads to the degree of Master of Surgery (ChM).

Based on the UK Intercollegiate Surgical Curriculum, the ChM in Trauma and Orthopaedics provides the opportunity for trainees to select those advanced modules relevant to their declared specialty and supports learning for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) examinations.

The programme is designed to run alongside clinical training and complement in-the-workplace assessment.

Information for international students

To find out about the support offered to international students at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international

Fees and funding

Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at: http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding

Qualification and course duration

ChM

distance learning
24 months

Course contact details

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