12 months
8733 GBP/year
3600 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


Become part of the next generation of exceptional medical and healthcare educators. In the Medical Education programme from University of Sheffield, you’ll gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to deliver exceptional teaching and learning that meets modern healthcare challenges and delivers effective care for future generations. 

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This is a highly flexible Medical Education course at University of Sheffield , designed to fit around your needs and commitments. The course provides the opportunity for healthcare professionals with a developing interest in medical education to explore the theoretical principles underpinning medical education and consider how this relates to their practice.

Key Features  

  • The course aims to develop medical educators who are informed and understand the core principles and issues in medical education. 
  • Participants on this course come from a range of healthcare professions such as doctors, dentists, psychiatrists, nurses, physician associates and paramedics.

Programme Structure

  • The course consists of three 20 credit modules. Each module includes two study days. 
  • During the two study days, the core elements of the module will be explored, with examples from practice being used to illustrate key components.  
  • Each participant will be expected to participate in approximately 8 weeks of online activity. 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

You will need: 

  • a recognised degree in a healthcare profession
  • experience in teaching or supervising learning in a healthcare or related setting
  • access to learners in a healthcare or related setting.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8733 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8733 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    3600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3600 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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