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Medical Education MMedSci

Key information

Qualification type

MMedSci - Master of Medical Science

Subject areas

Health Care / Medicine Teaching / Training Health Education

Course type


Course Summary

This course aims to develop expert medical educators for the doctors and healthcare professionals of tomorrow. Students may enter or exit the programme at Certificate, Diploma or Masters Level and all courses may be studied part- or full-time. The course prepares students to apply for professional recognition of their teaching or educational expertise from the Higher Education Academy or Academy of Medical Educators. Methods of assessment are tailored to the nature of module and include written assignments; learning resource development; peer-evaluations or personal reflections. Most UK graduates go on to work in the NHS, while some international graduates work for non-governmental organisations, for their Ministry of Health, or in a range of academic careers.

Different course options

Full time | Queen's Medical Centre | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 2.1 or pass at MBBS (and other medical degrees where no classification is awarded as standard).