Master Online

Clinical Critical Care

University of Glasgow

36 months
4550 GBP/year
4550 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Critical Care is a term that is repeated daily in the media. It is the specialty we practice and are passionate about, and the area of health care we are dedicated to teaching at the Clinical Critical Care programme of the University of Glasgow.


Why this programme

  • Ranked top amongst UK medical schools in the National Student Survey (2016) with 98% overall student satisfaction.
  • Work and assignments are tailored in order for students to reflect on implementing knowledge and skills in their own unit, country or region.
  • Teaching will be delivered by experts in the fields of Critical Care via a state-of-the-art Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).
  • Teaching sessions will include online interactive tutorials, practical demonstrations and peer discussion forums.
  • Study, in depth, a wide range of clinical and non-clinical topics pertinent to the practice of Critical Care.

Career prospects

The Clinical Critical Care programme of the University of Glasgow is open to doctors, nurses, and allied health professionals and ultimately leads to a Masters degree.

The clinical components acquired and attained during this programme make graduates very desirable for prospective employers. The aim is for graduates to be highly effective clinical leaders in their field and place of work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sepsis: Definitions, Diagnosis and Management 
  • Respiratory Failure 
  • Trauma and Multi-organ Failure
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Nutrition in Critical Care
  • Gastrointestinal Emergencies

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications for this online programme will be accepted up until it commences.


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A relevant education qualification at Bachelor’s level 2, in Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacology, Physiotherapy or other health care professions.
  • Relevant clinical experience.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
  • Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
  • One reference letter on headed paper
  • Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)
  • Any additional documents required for this programme (see Entry requirements for this programme)
  • A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13650 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    4550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13650 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
PgDip UK / EU / International:
  • £9,100 (total cost)
PgCert UK / EU / International:
  • £4,550 (total cost)


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

Clinical Critical Care
University of Glasgow


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!