MSc/Pg Dip/Pg Cert Clinical Education


The programme is accredited by the following international bodies:

  • The Higher Education Academy (part of Advance HE).  Upon completion of the Postgraduate Certificate, and by meeting qualifying criteria, you will be eligible to apply for Fellowship of the HEA .  They champion excellent learning and teaching in higher education.  They run events, promote networks and connections, and provide resources that you may find useful in your learning and teaching.  The benefits of Fellowship are numerous, especially if you work in a Higher Education institution, or wish to in the future, and want to develop your career in teaching.  See the webpages for individuals for more information.   
  • The Academy of Medical Educators (AoME).  Upon completion of the Postgraduate Certificate, you can apply for Membership of AoME through the shortened application process.   The Academy of Medical Educators is the professional home for anyone who is actively involved in the education and training of medical, dental and veterinary professionals at all stages.  There are many benefits of becoming a member, including joining a community of medical educators with career support and career development opportunities and discounted rates for AoME workshops, master classes and events.  You can use the postnominal: MAcadMEd, signifying special interest/expertise in medical education.  
  • The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.  Our programme has been accredited by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) which reflects our commitment to delivering the highest standards of education to RACS Fellows, Trainees, International Medical Graduates and pre-vocational doctors. Our programme content and pedagogy is assessed by an expert panel of surgeons and educators, ensuring that we meet the required quality assurances processes to deliver education and CPD to their clinicians and clinical educators.


We work in close partnership with NHS Education for Scotland and with associate tutors who have specialist expertise.

Other contributors for dentistry, nursing and professions allied to medicine may also particpate.