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Entry requirements

A medical degree (MBBS) or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
GMC registration and MRCS or equivalent is also required and an NTN number (or two supporting references from your UK orthopaedic trainers). For overseas students a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 is required.

How to apply

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 the application deadline.

The deadline for applications is 19 September 2014.

Who can apply?

The programme is particularly aimed at orthopaedic surgical trainees who are part of the NE London Higher Surgical Training programme. It is also open to all UK orthopaedic surgeons who are interested in combining clinical skill with basic orthopaedic science to enhance their career.

What are we looking for?

When we assess your application we would like to learn:

  • why you want to study the programme at graduate level
  • why you want to study the programme at UCL
  • what particularly attracts you to this programme
  • how your academic and professional background meets the demands of this programme
  • where you would like to go professionally with your degree

Together with essential academic requirements, the personal statement is your opportunity to illustrate whether your reasons for applying to this programme match what the programme will deliver.

Click here to apply through UCL's application portal.

If you have further questions please contact Programme Administrator, Ms Julie Cheek:

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