Modes and duration
- Full-time: 2 years
- Part-time: 2 years
Tuition Fees (2015/16)
- £4,635 (FT) £2,315 (PT)
- £21,530 (FT) £10,765 (PT)
To be eligible for registration for the MD(Res) degree, a candidate must have obtained the MBBS degrees of the University of London or some other registerable primary qualification in Medicine and be eligible for full registration or hold limited registration with the General Medical Council (GMC).
English language requirement: Standard
If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
International applicants can find out the equivalent qualification for their country by selecting from the list below.
Select your country:
Equivalent qualifications for Algeria
MDRes students are generally employed as clinicians during their degrees.
More scholarships are listed on the scholarships website
Top career destinations for this degree
- Great Ormond Street Hospital, Consultant, 2011,
- NHS Guy’s & St. Thomas Hospital, Ophthalmologist, 2012,
- UCL Hospital, Consultant Neontologist, ,
- Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Doctor, ,
- Heart Centre Leipzig, Cardiologist, ,
Our programmes produce highly employable graduates, over 80% of whom enter the workforce immediately, thanks to the prestige accorded to the institute by employers. Students are trained to the highest research standards, and benefit from the UCL skills training programme.
Why study this degree at UCL?
The MDRes programme aims to provide research training to doctorate level for very promising clinicians who are eligible for full, or hold limited, GMC registration. Our aim is to build capacity in children's fundamental and translational research for the decades to come. We have a range of opportunities for study and a particularly strong support structure for students and supervisors. A wide range of projects are available for prospective students who wish to study for a MDRes within a clinical setting over a period of 2-4 years. A demonstration of the diverse range of research projects which are currently available at the Institute of Child Health can be found on the website.
Student / staff ratios › 370 staff › 198 taught students › 165 research students
Department: Institute of Child Health
"Within the Institute of Child Health at UCL, I have been impressed at the variety of research and the many opportunities to attend interesting lectures, learn about other's research and attend skills courses to enhance my experience."
Julie DuncanSubject: Respiratory Physiology MD(Res)
Application and next steps
Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseas applicants) should take note of application deadlines.
Who can apply?
For more information see our Applications page.Apply now