Course Comparison

Course PgDip Cardiology PgCert Cardiology
Award Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
Duration 1 year 1 year
Assessment breakdown - -
Course type Blended learning Blended learning
Placement - -
Location RILA Institute of Health Sciences - UK Based RILA Institute of Health Sciences - OS Based
Provider RILA Institute of Health Sciences RILA Institute of Health Sciences
Entry requirements

Fulfil one of the following three criteria:

    1. Be in possession of an MBBS or an equivalent medical degree from a WHO recognised institution or
    2. Be in possession of a BHMS (Batchelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery) from an accredited institution or
    3. Be in possession of a non-standard qualification and have an acceptable level of experience e.g. Nurses (working as Nurse Practitioners, Consultants, or Specialists).


    1. If the medical degree or other qualification was not taught in the English language a score of 5.5, in all elements, in the British Council IELTS test, or equivalent (e.g. TOEFL) will usually be required.
    2. Provide a satisfactory reference from a senior health care practitioner or line manager with knowledge of your work and experience, and who is able to support your suitability to participate in the programme.