University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Trauma and Orthopaedics

The programme provides advanced training for surgeons preparing for the intercollegiate fellowship examination and approaching consultancy.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a basic medical qualification recognised by the General Medical Council, and would normally have acquired their MRCS (or equivalent assessment milestone) and be an advanced trainee in trauma and orthopaedics (ST [specialist training years] 3/4 in UK or equivalent outside UK); where applicable. Applicants should have completed 4 years of training in trauma and orthopaedics and be based within a supervised training surgical programme at the time of commencing the course; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
ChM Online study £ 4,825 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
ChM Online study £ 4,825 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance learning

Key information

Programme Director
Telephone number: 
0131 527 3496