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MSc Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine at The University of Manchester
MSc Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine
Develop the knowledge required to provide a deep understanding of evidence-based practice in aesthetic medicine.

MSc Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Master of Science
Duration
MSc 36 months PT, PGDip 24 months PT
Entry requirements

We require a medical or dental degree (eg MBBS, BDS, LDS, BDChB) or overseas equivalent from an institution that is recognised and approved by the UK General Medical Council (GMC) or the General Dental Council (GDC). No other applicants will be considered for this course.

You must also have been practicing in your field following graduation and be registered with the GMC or GDC with a full licence to practice and evidence of membership of the appropriate professional defence union, so you can perform clinical procedures during our residential weeks.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
24 places available
How to apply

Please apply via our online application form . See the application and selection section for details of the supporting documents we require.

We recommend that you apply as early as possible. The closing date for applications is 31st January 2019.

We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc N N N Y
PGDip N N N Y

Course overview

  • Our MSc Skin Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine course is aimed at qualified medical and dental practitioners who want to learn more about cosmetic medicine. Please note: the course does not provide clinical competency.
  • Learn from leading experts in aesthetic research, regulation and clinical practice.
  • Complement online theoretical learning with laboratory practicals and hands-on clinical bedside teaching sessions linked to the relevant course units (which take place within the two compulsory residential weeks).
  • Study at a university ranked 9th in the UK and among the top 50 in the world for medicine (QS World University Rankings 2018).

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our  upcoming open days.

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (part-time distance learning)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £4,000 per annum Year 1 and 2 ; Year 3 £2,000
    International students (per annum): £9,200 per annum Year 1 and 2; Year 3 £4,600
  • PGDip (part-time distance learning)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £4,000 per annum
    International students (per annum): £9,200 per annum

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, learning from real patients, equipment for all clinical workshops, assessment, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry).

For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance. 

Scholarships/sponsorships

Alumni bursary

The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an alumni bursary of £1,000 towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are recent University of Manchester graduates and who are commencing one of our postgraduate taught master's programmes in 2019.

The bursary is available to students or alumni who:

  • graduated in 2018 or are graduating in 2019; 
  • hold a first class honours degree;  
  • have home or overseas fee status; 
  • are applying for full- or part-time study; 
  • are self-funded and not in receipt of any other funding support.
The bursary will be applied as a fee reduction automatically for those students and alumni who meet the alumni bursary criteria so there is no application process.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Contact name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 5439
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/medicine
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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