Clinical Education, M.Sc. | The University of Exeter | Exeter, United Kingdom
12 months
25000 GBP/year
10500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


In the Clinical Education programme at The University of Exeter, you’ll look at clinical education from a new and practical standpoint, based on the reality of delivering clinical education in modern healthcare environments.

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  • Specifically created for those wishing to develop their roles as clinical educators and is suitable for those from a wide variety of academic and professional backgrounds
  • You will be learning with a diverse array of healthcare professionals; offering a substantially wider perspective than many other courses are able to offer
  • Our blended (face-to-face and online) course means we can work around your priorities and the major service and time pressures you have enabling you to complete the course at your own pace
  • Accredited by the Academy of Medical Educators (AoME) and recognised by the South West Deanery (Health Education England)


Many of our students are already in employment in the healthcare sector/clinical academics. This Clinical Education programme at The University of Exeter will enhance your opportunity to take on more demanding roles within medical schools or faculties of healthcare or in management roles within hospital trusts. 

The  full Masters programme enhances opportunities for clinical educational research, PhD programmes and leadership roles within higher education and healthcare sectors and some of our MSc Clinical Education students have published from their assignments and dissertations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Teaching Practitioner 
  • Education Essentials 
  • Researching Clinical Education
  • Literature Reviews
  • Assessing Learning
  • Principles of Supervision, Mentoring and Coaching
  • Principles of Curriculum Design and Evaluation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Whilst we don’t have a formal deadline for application, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. We close to applications wishing to join us for study in 2022/2023 on Friday 16 September. We advise international applicants to submit a complete application by mid-July.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a minimum 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Relevant clinical or professional experience may be taken into consideration as evidence of equivalency.
  • Pearson: 58 with no less than 55 in all communicative skills.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 GBP per year during 12 months.

UK fees per year: 

  • MSc  £5,250pa part-time
  • PgDip  £3,500pa part-time
  • PgCert  £3,500

Standalone module fees: UK: £1000 per 15-credit module

International fees per year: 
  • MSc  £12,500pa part-time
  • PgDip  £8,500pa part-time
  • PgCert  £8,500 

Standalone module fees: International: £2,300 per 15-credit module

Living costs for Exeter

649 - 1087 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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