Physician Associate Studies MSc

Newcastle University

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Course info

Our course will prepare you for the National Physician Associate entrance exam. Successful completion of the exam allows you to work as a Physician Associate (PA) within the NHS. You will gain skills in history taking, physical examination and diagnosis. You will also study clinical theory and undertake clinical placements.This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to qualify as a Physician Associate (PA). PAs are healthcare professionals with a generalist medical education ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
57th / 95
CUG ranking
36th
CUG subject ranking
19th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
24 months

Entry requirements

Details
A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a bioscience or related subject. Some examples of degrees we regard as generally suitable are: anatomy; biology; biochemistry/medical biochemistry; biomedical science; dentistry; human biology/physiology/pharmacology; medical sciences; Operating Theatre Practitioner; pharmacy; physiotherapy; podiatry; psychology (with a biological orientation); radiography; zoology. If you have a Health Sciences Diploma (eg Nursing) with extensive clinical experience, we may also consider you. We do not consider applications from candidates who have previously commenced a medical degree and failed to progress for any reason.

Tuition fees

For students from

£9,250 per year

More info: Year 2 fee may be subject to an inflationary increase..

Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Students from Channel Islands
£23,400 per year

More info: Year 2 fee may be subject to an inflationary increase..

Students from EU EU Students
£23,400 per year

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International Students
CUG ranking
36th
Student rating
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Newcastle University is a world-leading university, advancing knowledge, providing creative solutions and solving global problems. The university is a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group, one of 24 leading research-intensive UK universities. In recent years, Newcastle University has also developed a presence in two similarly vibrant and globally connected locations, Singapore and Malaysia. These provide opportunities for global partnerships and knowledge exchange. With its global reach and outstanding reputation for world-leading academics working at the forefront of research, Newcastle’s impressive student employability record and world-class facilities ensures it is a first-choice destination for students from around the world.

Where you'll study

Newcastle University

King’s Gate Newcastle upon Tyne
Northumberland
NE1 7RU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  0.5 miles away

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