University of Bath

University of Bath


Students should have been engaged for at least 2 years in an appropriate clinical or research setting in one or more hospitals or institutions approved by the appropriate Board of Studies and have completed the majority of the work for the degree during that employment. Students may present a thesis embodying the results of work done mainly while the candidate is employed in the above mentioned setting or they may submit a substantial body of published work or works embodying the results of personal observations or research in some aspect of medicine or surgery.

Entry requirements

Graduates should hold a qualification which is recognised for registration by the General Medical Council of the UK; IELTS 6.5 (with not less than 6.0 in each of the 4 components); TOEFL 580 (paper-based test) or 237 (computer-based test) with a score of not less than 4 in TWE or 92 (internet-based test) with no less than 21 in each of the components.

Assessment methods

The final stage of MD or MS awards is a viva voce examination, in which students are required to defend the thesis to a Board of Examiners.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MD Part-time £ 2,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MD Part-time £ 7,150 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bath Bath BA2 7AY South West

Key information

Telephone number: 
01225 385233