UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Trauma and Orthopaedics

This programme has been designed to reflect the growing trend towards greater integration of clinical service, research and education in the NHS, as exemplified by the development of the various Academic Health Sciences Centre models, in order to speed the development of improvements in patient care.

Entry requirements

Applicants must hold a medical qualification from a UK university or an overseas qualification of equivalent standard. General Medical Council registration and MRCS or equivalent is also required, and an NTN number (or 2 supporting references from your UK orthopaedic trainers).

Course modules

Core modules: Trauma, theory and upper limb; trauma of the spine and lower limbs; paediatric trauma; children's orthopaedics; oncology; orthopaedics: Upper limb; orthopaedics: The spine and research methodology; orthopaedics: Lower limb; research project.

Assessment methods

Each taught course is assessed by a 2 hours unseen examination, a dissertation and viva for assessment take place in the final year of the programme.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Variable £ 11,460 per Academic year (home fees) 5 years
MSc Variable £ 24,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 6248