Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University


The MCh enables experienced, qualified doctors to develop an evidence- based approach to health care practice and to obtain a postgraduate qualification whilst enhancing their surgical clinical expertise within the NHS. The programme has been designed in collaboration with senior surgeons and academics and is at the cutting edge of both contemporary surgical practice and research. It will allow you to extend your knowledge and skills to advanced levels within your specialist area of work. The clinical modules focus on practical skills in operative surgery with the use of interactive teaching aids and practical workshops. You can choose from fourteen established specialist pathways or pursue a generic MCh Surgery pathway which offers the potential to develop expertise in an alternative relevant subspeciality. MCh Colorectal Surgery MCh Emergency and Trauma MCh Minimal Access Surgery MCh Orthopaedics (Foot and Ankle) MCh Orthopaedics (Hand and Wrist Surgery) MCh Orthopaedics (Hip and Knee) MCh Orthopaedics (Spine) MCh Orthopaedics (Upper Limb Surgery) MCh Otorhinolaryngology* MCh Paediatric Orthopaedics MCh Rhinology* MCh Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery MCh Surgery MCh Surgical Oncology MCh Trauma and Orthopaedics* *Pathways currently accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons (England). Whichever pathway you choose, the programme will be delivered in partnership with Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust. Wrightington Hospital is recognised as a Centre of Excellence (Orthopaedic Surgery) and has clinical facilities / laboratories that will provide you with excellent learning opportunities.

Course modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include a research proposal, written assignments, completion of online activities and discussions, Objective Structured Clinical Examinations (OSCEs), clinical log books, seminar presentations and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MCh Part-time September 2017 GBP 16,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Wrightington Hospital WN6 9EP North West

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