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We offer a comprehensive research programme suitable for PhDs and MSc students, covering a diverse range of musculoskeletal disorders.
There are ongoing projects in the following areas:...Read more
Research profileOur major areas of research interest are: cellular and molecular mechanisms of the resolution and persistence of lung inflammation and scarring; mechanisms of acute lung injury in the...Read more
The department of Surgery is headed by Professor Stephen Wigmore.
Research themes include systemic inflammation, cancer biology, surgical data science and liver injury and regeneration,...Read more
This programme aims to foster the development of critically reflective practitioners who are able to work in a variety of settings with a broad range of people. It is founded in dialogue between the person-centred...Read more
Who is this programme for?There are opportunities for both full-time and part-time research. In addition to our formal research degrees, applications are accepted for shorter periods where a contribution...Read more
This online programme will give you a comprehensive understanding of the processes, investigation procedures and treatment options for common diseases you encounter in general medical practice. ...Read more
Never more relevant, our mission is to equip our global students with the principles underpinning the design, management, appraisal and reporting of clinical trials to improve health
Study with us to...Read more
To disseminate imaging knowledge, skills and understanding, to enable effective and efficient imaging clinically, in research and in industry.
Aims of our flexible, intermittent, part-time, online learning...Read more
Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (Online Learning) PgProfDev
This three-year, part-time, online postgraduate programme leads to the degree of Masters of Science in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (CMID).
Aimed at junior doctors currently undergoing,...Read more
The Master of Public Health (MPH) online programme is based on a longstanding tradition of academic teaching and research in public health at the University of Edinburgh.
Public health is about preventing...Read more
Paediatric Emergency Medicine (Online Learning) PgCert
Who is this programme for?
This programme is aimed at high-calibre graduates in medicine involved in the management of clinical emergencies in children.
It is ideal for trainees in paediatrics and emergency...Read more
Conservation Medicine (Online Learning) PgCert (ICL)
Conservation Medicine is an established field that continues to evolve as we develop our ability to study the complex relationships and interactions between animal health, human health and ecosystem health. ...Read more
Advanced Clinical Practice (Online Learning) PgDip (ICL)
Veterinary medicine is a rapidly evolving discipline, comprising a wide range of specialist areas. Research in veterinary medicine is directly relevant to the improvement of health and welfare of domestic...Read more
Social Policy has been taught in Edinburgh since 1918. Today the University of Edinburgh is one of the UK’s leading centres of social policy research and postgraduate education and training in social policy. ...Read more
Programme descriptionThe University of Edinburgh has been providing undergraduate nursing education for more than 60 years. This programme represents a new, two-year route for those who wish to become...Read more
Joining the world-leading Centre for Language Evolution (CLE), you will investigate the origins and evolution of human language, tackling questions such as: What is it that makes...Read more
The University of Edinburgh Centre for Genomics and Experimental Medicine (CGEM) is part of the MRC / University of Edinburgh Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM). ...Read more
The Centre for Inflammation Research (CIR) aims to promote the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory diseases through interdisciplinary study of the initiation, regulation...Read more
About The University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Surgery
On average, according to recent figures, medical graduates (doctors and dentists) earn around £22 per hour. Image how much you could add on top of that by completing a Medicine Postgraduate Degree. Nurses, Midwives and other medical graduates too, you could also top up your earnings with a postgraduate medicine degree. Check out the results below, we’ve got it all from dentistry, health studies, oncology to midwifery.