MSc in Critical Care

About the programme

The University of Edinburgh is recognised globally for its research, development and innovation, and has been providing students with a world-class education for more than 425 years.

nurse in foreground with other medical staff in the background of Intensive Care Unit

Building on that tradition, the MSc in Critical Care has been developed in collaboration with the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and is based within the University’s Deanery of Clinical Sciences and the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine.  The MSc is an exciting new online programme that blends an evidence-based exploration of the Clinical Specialty of Critical Care with Clinical Research and Academic Practice.

Regardless of your clinical background, you will learn directly from an enthusiastic and experienced teaching faculty chosen for their expertise in the clinical or academic subject area being taught.

This programme is suitable for graduates in medicine,nursing and other healthcare professions who treat critically ill patients.