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MSc Occupational Medicine (Dubai) at The University of Manchester
MSc Occupational Medicine (Dubai)
Doctors who take this course will learn about the whole spectrum of medicine and hygiene within the sphere of work.

MSc Occupational Medicine (Dubai) / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Master of Science
3 years (part-time blended learning)
Entry requirements
We require a medical degree from an approved institution. No experience in occupational medicine is necessary, although to sit FOM professional examinations some relevant clinical experience is required.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Please apply via our online application form , following any instructions for completion carefully. See the Advice to applicants section for details of the supporting documents we require with your form.

We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full.  

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning

Course overview

  • Learn about fitness for work, understanding physical agents and workplace hazard management if you are a doctor interested in occupational medicine.
  • Follow a syllabus that meets the requirements of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine (FOM) London and RCP (Ireland).
  • Study at a university ranked 9th in the UK and in the top 50 in the world for medicine (QS World University Rankings 2017).
  • Learn when it suits you thanks to the blended learning, part-time nature of this course, with residential seminars and exams taking place in Dubai.

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at The University of Manchester is like. Find out about our  upcoming open days .
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition and administration costs during your studies.

Please note: The fees do not cover any costs for travel, accommodation, professional exams, etc.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for international students for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

A number of our students are sponsored by their employers or the governments of their home countries.

Additional expenses

The University permits applicants with comparable previous experience to submit an application for consideration of Accreditation Prior (Experiential) Learning (AP(E)L). The maximum AP(E)L is 15 credits to a PGCert, 45 credits to a PGDip and 60 credits to an MSc.

If your AP(E)L application is successful, the University charges £30 for every 15 credits of AP(E)L. The overall tuition fee is adjusted and then the administrative charge is applied.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
+44 (0)161 275 1798
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health