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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)

The University of Cambridge Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education has been designed collaboratively by the University of Cambridge, Institute of Continuing Education and the University of Cambridge, School of Clinical Medicine’s Clinical Deanery. The Postgraduate Certificate is a one-year, part-time Master’s-level programme resulting in 60 FHEQ Level-7 credits and the University of Cambridge award.

Applicants may wish to continue onto the linked Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Education which provides a further 60 credits at FHEQ Level 7.

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements

If you wish to apply to join the programme you must:

  • Hold a qualification in one of the healthcare professions or another relevant qualification
  • Be a post-foundation-year doctor in primary, secondary or tertiary care or a professional allied to medicine who is involved in teaching students at undergraduate or postgraduate levels or who has a role in training and appraising healthcare professionals
  • Have had at least one year of experience as a teacher prior to starting the programme
  • Be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language; students whose first language is not English must be able to satisfy the requirements below

Language requirement

  • IELTS Academic: Overall band score of 7.5 (with a minimum of 7.0 in each individual component)
  • CAE: Grade A
  • CPE: Grade A, B or C

 

Unless otherwise stated, teaching and assessment for ICE courses are in English. If your first language is not English, please refer to our Information for Applicants pages for further guidance.

Course dates

01 Oct 2020 to 31 Jul 2021

Course duration

1 Year

Apply by

31 May 2020

Course fee

Home/EU: £4,000
Overseas fee: £6,000

Course director

Venue

Institute of Continuing Education
University of Cambridge
Cambridge
CB23 8AQ
United Kingdom

Qualifications / Credits

Master of Studies

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 8

Course code

2021CPBM01