UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Burns, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

This programme aims to impart a robust scientific understanding of burns, plastic and reconstructive surgery, and to equip healthcare professionals (doctors, surgeons, nursing staff and physiotherapists) and scientists with the research techniques and translational tools necessary for research in this expanding field.

Entry requirements

A medical degree (MBBS) or a minimum of a 2nd Class UK Honours degree in a related subject or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required. In addition overseas students require the standard level of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Core modules: plastic and reconstructive surgery burns; military injury and wound healing; biomaterials in regenerative medicine; research methodology; applied tissue engineering. Options: choose one of the following options: nanotechnology in medicine; translation of nanotechnology and regenerative medicine; advanced surgical skills in microsurgery; stem cells and their applications in surgery.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials, workshops, practical sessions, group discussions and distance learning. Assessment is through written examination, coursework, presentation, dissertation and viva voce.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 15,010 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 26,740 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 7,375 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 13,370 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MSc Variable - 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Variable - 2 years
PgCert Full-time - 6 months

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 7794 0500