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About

This Organ Transplantation programme from University of Liverpool is designed to enhance your knowledge in the field of organ transplantation and support you in critically evaluating advanced clinical services in this challenging specialism. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Organ Transplantation programme from University of Liverpool provides the opportunity for candidates to work with international colleagues under the leadership of transplant surgeons, clinicians and scientists based in expert clinical centres from around the UK. 

This course focuses on renal (adult and paediatric) and pancreatic transplantation and is delivered by experienced transplant clinicians from various UK and reputable overseas transplant centres to enhance the exposure of the candidates to different clinical experience and practice. 

The course is designed to develop knowledge and understanding of the clinical sciences underpinning transplantation and the management of every stage in the recipient and donor journey, both pre and post-surgery. All our teaching is research-connected, mapped to the current and rapidly evolving evidence base in this exciting specialty. The philosophy is for us to equip you with the knowledge, skills and attributes, underpinned by the evidence base to develop and enhance the care of patients.

Career prospects

The programme has been developed specifically for surgeons/clinicians who are working in the specialist arena of renal transplantation. Prior experience is essential in these clinical specialities prior to application.

Candidates will be able to apply the skills they learn on this course in their everyday workplace to deliver a better standard of care for your patients.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Clinical Transplantation Immunology
  • Renal Transplantation: Current Practice and Procedures 
  • Advanced Practice: Current Trends in Management of Long Term Post Transplantation Complications 
  • Integrated Care, Ethics and Decision Making in Complex Transplantation Practice 
  • Dissertation for Organ Transplantation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

This programme is available to University graduates with a primary medical qualification. The entry requirements are as follows:

  • Currently working or have recently worked in the field of Transplantation, Renal Medicine or related subspecialties.
  • A letter of support from their line manager confirming the student will have access to an appropriate work-based clinical environment in transplantation.
  • Must be able to access the minimum technical requirements for online study access.
Students who completed one of the modules from the previous programme (i.e. pre-validation) are exempt from doing the same module again (applies to students who are/were registered on the pre-validation programme).Students should ensure they budget for/have access to a suitably equipped computer with a reliable internet connection for the duration of their studies

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 18 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 18 months.
  • UK fee MSc: £9,500, PGA: £2,150, PGCert: £3,200, PGDip: £6,350
  • International fee: MSc: £9,500, PGA: £2,150, PGCert: £3,200, PGDip: £6,350

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.

Our partners

Organ Transplantation
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University of Liverpool

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