UCL Medical School



UCL Medical School offers a range of learning opportunities for all healthcare professionals looking to advance their careers in clinical and professional education and develop expertise at a world-renowned research and teaching institution.

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MSc Health Professions Education

Study this online programme full-time or on a flexible basis, and as a PG Certificate, PG Diploma or MSc.

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MSc Medical Education (RCP)

This highly popular programme is delivered jointly by the Royal College of Physicians and UCL Medical School.

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Research degrees (PhD, EdD)

The PhD is driven by your own academic interests. The professional Doctorate in Education (EdD) allows you to investigate your own working practices.

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Continuing Professional Development

UCL Medical School offers health professionals a range of modules (for credit or non-credit) to boost your knowledge and skills.

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Introduction to Clinical Teaching

Our popular teacher training course (formerly 'Training to Teach') is for healthcare professionals who teach in the clinical setting.

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Contact us

If you have any questions about any aspect of our postgraduate medical education offer, please contact us.




Our accreditation with the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management was confirmed in 2023. The FMLM is an accrediting body for UK-based programmes that meet important national standards for medical professionals.

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The MSc Health Professions Education is accredited by the Academy of Medical Educators. Those who successfully complete the course will be eligible to apply for full academy membership through a shortened assessment process.

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