PGCert Paediatric Anaesthesia / Overview
Year of entry: 2020
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- Degree awarded
- Postgraduate Certificate
- 1 year part-time
- Entry requirements
We require you to hold a Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (FRCA) or Fellowship of the College of Anaesthetists of Ireland (FCAI) or equivalent.
You should also have relevant ongoing clinical experience involving paediatric anaesthesia, with acute management of ill and injured children essential.
APLS and GCP courses are desirable.
- 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. We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full.
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- Learn how to deliver high quality care in paediatric anaesthesia if you are already working as an anaesthetist or anaesthetic trainee.
- Benefit from the expertise of the Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, which has helped develop the course content.
- Study at a university ranked 8th in the UK and in the top 35 in the world for Medicine (QS World University Rankings 2020).
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2020, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,200
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, 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). See postgraduate fees for general fee information. Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
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 2020. The bursary is available to students or alumni who:
- graduated in 2019 or are graduating in 2020;
- 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.
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