Doctor of Medicine (MD) 48 months PHD Program By Aston University |Top Universities
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Program Duration

48 monthsProgram duration

Main Subject Area

MedicineMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Medicine

Degree

MD

Study Level

PHD

Aston Doctor of Medicine (MD) is a research degree and students will be assessed by thesis and viva voce. The MD is a 2 year full-time (4 years part-time) programme aimed at persons in clinical practice. Applicants must hold a MBBS or BDS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery or Bachelor of Dental Surgery) degree or equivalent, be registered with the General Medical Council or General Dental Council, and have at least three years of clinical or scientific postgraduate experience. An oversea applicant must hold a relevant qualification, have the requisite experience, and fulfill the minimum English Language requirements, and should identify an area of medicine/science in which she/he wishes to undertake research and contact one of Aston research staff as a potential supervisor.

Program overview

Main Subject

Medicine

Degree

MD

Study Level

PHD

Aston Doctor of Medicine (MD) is a research degree and students will be assessed by thesis and viva voce. The MD is a 2 year full-time (4 years part-time) programme aimed at persons in clinical practice. Applicants must hold a MBBS or BDS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery or Bachelor of Dental Surgery) degree or equivalent, be registered with the General Medical Council or General Dental Council, and have at least three years of clinical or scientific postgraduate experience. An oversea applicant must hold a relevant qualification, have the requisite experience, and fulfill the minimum English Language requirements, and should identify an area of medicine/science in which she/he wishes to undertake research and contact one of Aston research staff as a potential supervisor.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

109+
7+
  • Hold a MBBS or BDS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery or Bachelor of Dental Surgery) degree or equivalent,
  • be registered with the General Medical Council or General Dental Council, and
  • have at least three years of clinical or scientific postgraduate experience
  • Candidates should normally be in appropriate clinical or scientific employment at the University or in an NHS Trust for the duration of the degree.
4 Years
Jan-2000

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

8,520 GBP
-

International Students

0 GBP
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