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Clinical and Health Sciences MSc, PGDip, PGCert

Tailor your study to your educational and professional interests. Designed for professionals, these online courses are the perfect way to develop your career. We offer a range of clinical and research areas.

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Important application information

Our Clinical and Health Sciences CPD module (programme code – 6047p) is open for applications for the following start dates:

  • September 2023
  • January 2024
  • April 2024

You can apply for this module via our application portal

When applying for a CPD module, please include the module name and code you wish to study in your personal statement, eg 'I would like to study the CPD Allergy module (CHS8005).'

Our other Clinical and Health Sciences courses (MSc, PGDip, PGCert) have been withdrawn. This means that we won’t be able to accept applications for these courses.

You can apply for other courses for 2023 entry related to your subject of interest, such as:


Alongside clinical and health sciences modules, you can choose to specialise in:

  • ageing
  • allergy
  • clinical research
  • molecular pathology

Our innovative courses are for those who already have a primary qualification (eg MBBS, BDS, BSc). You'll also work in the health or life sciences fields. Our students include:

  • doctors
  • nurses
  • allied health professionals
  • clinical researchers
  • those working in the pharmaceutical industry

The module delivery is all online, so you can choose to study anytime and anywhere. This flexibility means that you can fit your studies around your other commitments. You'll also develop your online digital literacy skills. You don't need to attend any sessions on campus.

Our courses are collaboratively developed by:

  • Newcastle University
  • Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust NIHR Newcastle Training School as part of the NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre in Ageing and Chronic Disease

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  • campus tours
  • on-campus open days
  • virtual open days
  • webinars

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Questions about this course?

If you have specific questions about this course you can contact:

Programme Coordinator
Medical Sciences Graduate School
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3912


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