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Clinical Neurology by Distance Learning

University College London (UCL)

M.Sc. Online
60 months
Duration
16280 GBP/year
11800 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Clinical Neurology by Distance Learning programme offered at the University College London (UCL) will enrich and enhance the knowledge and portfolio of doctors with an interest in neurology.

Overview

All students will learn the fundamentals of neurological diseases, including stroke, epilepsy, movement disorders, headaches, dementia demyelinating, inflammatory and infectious disorders, and neoplasms of CNS.

As well as acquiring skills for neurological examinations and diagnostics that are applicable in day-to-day clinical practice, MSc students also learn about the principles of clinical research.

Careers

The Clinical Neurology by Distance Learning programme offered at the University College London (UCL) provides an excellent basis for a clinical or research career in clinical neurology and related disciplines.

Employability

Doctors can increase their chances of getting into formal training or research. Qualified neurologists can enhance their international exposure. GPs or physicians and specialists in stroke, geriatrics, psychiatry, and paediatrics can develop their sub-specialist interest in neurology. The Postgraduate Diploma is one of the neurology specialist skills courses for Acute Internal Medicine trainees in the UK.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Stroke, Epilepsy and Rehabilitation
  • Neurodegenerative, Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases of the Nervous System – Basic
  • Common Problems in Neurological Practice 
  • Neurology and Neurosurgery 
  • Stroke, Epilepsy and Rehabilitation 
  • Neurodegenerative, Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases of the Nervous System
  • Common Problems in Neurology Practice 
  • Neurology and Neurosurgery 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first degree in Medicine (MBBS) or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants must hold registration with the UK General Medical Council (GMC), or be fully registered in their home country. 
  • Applicants should a) have undertaken a research project; b) have co-authored a publication in the area of clinical neurology or neuroscience, and explicitly state that they have acquired research skills through an internship, elective placement or similar and; c) submit a written research proposal to be reviewed for their application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16280 GBP per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11800 GBP per year and a duration of 60 months.

Funding

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Clinical Neurology by Distance Learning
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University College London (UCL)

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