Clinical MD in General Internal Medicine, Master

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    27800
    Tuition (Year)
    27800
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language

About

The following medical sub-specialities will be comprehensively covered in a structured way over 2 or 3 years for the University of Buckingham Clinical MD programmes:

  • Cardiology
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Critical Care including ITU
  • Nephrology
  • Radiology
  • Neurology
  • Dermatology
  • Haematology & Oncology
  • Medical Opthalmology
  • Rheumatology
  • Medical Statistics
  • Ethics and Law in Medicine
  • Audit and Dissertation (module taught at Buckingham)

The entire curriculum will be taught over 8 terms (for the 2-year MD) or 12 terms (for the 3-year MD) of 10 weeks duration each, with one module per term and 4 terms each year. Students taking the combined Research cum Clinical MD programme will take the MSc in Medical Research in the Clore Laboratory in their first year and then follow the 2-year MD programme.

Accreditation

The University of Buckingham (UB) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 41 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Gastroenterology and Nephrology
  • Respiratory Medicine and Radiology
  • Cardiology and Neurology
  • Infectious Diseases, Rheumatology and Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Critical Care, Haematology and Oncology
  • Innovation in Clinical Medicine and Basic Sciences


Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Duration 24 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

Applicants to the Clinical MD in General Internal Medicine should have:

  • An MBBS or equivalent degree
  • Successfully completed one year of internship at a hospital and must supply their Certificate of Completion.
  • An IELTS score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.5 in each section* and a reference letter confirming that all previous training in medicine has been in English.
  • Graduated from an internationally recognised medical school.
  • Completed their undergraduate training and be fully registered with the Medical Council in their respective countries.
  • Two character reference letters from any member of their medical school academic staff, OR from their current senior medical colleagues and consultants.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 27800 International
  • GBP 27800 EU/EEA
Total:£55,600

Funding

A new system of postgraduate loans for Masters degrees in the UK was introduced in August 2016 with support from the UK Government. The loan will provide up to £10,000 (£10,280 for new applicants in 2017) for taught and research Masters courses in all subject areas. The loans can be used for tuition fees, living expenses or both. 

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.