MSc in Critical Care

Applying to study

Learn about the costs of the programme, funding opportunities, entry requirements and what you will need to apply.


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The application process requires that you include supporting documentation such as references, your degree certificate and  transcripts.

Entry requirements

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You should have a UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in medicine (MBChB or equivalent), nursing, paramedic science, dietetics, physiotherapy, or any other allied health care profession involved in the management of critically ill patients.


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Read about the programme costs and tuition fee deposit.

UK and International Scholarships

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The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh offers several scholarships to the students on the MSc in Critical Care. Our Scholarships aim to enable talented individuals to undertake this exciting MSc programme. Scholarship applications for 2022 are now closed. Applications for 2023 scholarship will open next year.