University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh


The Department has interests in: cancer; cardiovascular; clinical brain sciences; cognitive and neural systems; genetics; infectious diseases; inflammation; molecular medicine; neuroscience; population health sciences; regenerative medicine; reproductive health.

Entry requirements

A qualification which is registrable with the General Medical Council; applicants must have been engaged since graduation for at least 1 year either in scientific work bearing directly on the candidate�s profession, or in the practice of Medicine or Surgery, and will perform their work in the South East of Scotland, either employed as a member of staff of the University of Edinburgh; or as an NHS employee or as a research worker employed or self-financed or grant-funded, in the University of Edinburgh or an Associated Institution or an NHS establishment; applicants must also have been formally interviewed by the School they wish to enter; applicants can be interviewed by video-conferencing or Skype; 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
MD Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MD Full-time £ 17,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MD Part-time £ 2,702 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MD Part-time £ 11,470 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
MD Part-time £ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years
MD Part-time £ 8,600 per Academic year (overseas fees) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Officer
Telephone number: 
0131 242 6307