Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University


The course aims to: Enable you to enhance a sound knowledge of, and increased autonomous mastery of specialised clinical skills; enable you to develop skills of systematic independent thinking and innovative clinical practice based on a comprehensive understanding of the underpinning evidence base; develop you, as an otorhinolarygologist within the health care sector to become an education leader, collaborate with other healthcare professionals and promote team working; enable you to critically analyse and evaluate the evidence base of otorhinolaryngology care and make sound judgements on the application of the evidence in a clinical setting.

Entry requirements

In order to apply you must be a qualified medical practitioner with a minimum of 2 years post qualification clinical experience. The admissions department at Canterbury Christ Church University will check all international applications in terms of equivalence of qualifications (by using NARIC) and English Language Level IELTS score of 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in writing) or equivalent. A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and Occupational Health screening will be completed for all successful applicants prior to any clinical visits.

Course modules

Modules include: Foundations of clinical practice; otology and neuro-otology; paediatric otorhiolaryngology; rhinology (facial plastics); head and neck; research approaches and methods; research dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include essays, oral presentations, research proposal and 18,000-word dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MCh Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Medway Campus Chatham ME4 4UF South East

Key information

Admissions Department (Postgraduate Admissions)
Telephone number: 
01227 782900