MSc Occupational Medicine / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- MSc/Advanced Diploma/PGCert
- MSc 3yr PT/AdvDip 2yr PT/PGCert 1yr PT
- Entry requirements
We require a medical degree from an approved institution. No experience in occupational medicine is necessary.
- 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.
The deadline for the April 2018 intake is 28 February 2018 .
We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full.
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- Learn about topics such as fitness for work, understanding workplace hazards and workplace risk 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.
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
MSc (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £5,000 per annum in year 1 and 2; £2,500 year 3
International students (per annum): £9,600 per annum in year 1 and 2; Year 3 £4,800
PGCert (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £5,000
International students (per annum): £9,600
Advanced Diploma (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £5,000 per annum
International students (per annum): £9,600 per annum
Modular (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £2,400
International students (per annum): £5,400
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.
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.