UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Stroke Medicine

This course provides a comprehensive education and research training for the next generation of researchers and clinical providers of expert stroke care.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject such as medicine, psychology, speech and language therapy, biological or biomedical sciences, or a related degree, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: clinical manifestations of stroke; epidemiology and prevention of stroke; statistical methods in health research; treatment and service delivery.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, workshops/practical sessions, journal clubs, presentations, supervisory meetings, journal clubs, presentations and posters. Taught modules are assessed by short-answer multiple choice question examinations and timed essays. The research project requires a written dissertation, oral and a poster presentation at the Queen Square Symposium or conference.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 12,840 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 24,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

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Telephone number: 
020 3448 4740