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MSc Occupational Medicine / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2021

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Academic entry qualification overview

We require a medical degree from an approved institution. No experience in occupational medicine is necessary.

English language

International students must demonstrate English proficiency through a secure and approved testing system. We ask for English language proof from applicants from non-majority English-speaking countries (a list of majority English speaking countries, are by the UK Home Office ).

Specifically, we require a minimum of:

  • IELTS : minimum 6.5 overall with 6.0 in writing
  • TOEFL: 90 internet-based (with 22 in each component)

See further information about requirements for your country .

English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.

Other international entry requirements

International students should note that attendance in Manchester may be required at various times during your course of study.

Please contact the programme admissions team for confirmation of any attendance requirements in this academic year pgtaught.cbm@manchester.ac.uk  

Other entry requirements

You will require access to a laptop or desktop (Windows or Mac) with a stable internet connection. You should be confident in using the internet for web browsing and sending emails and also using word processing software, such as Microsoft Word.