Course Comparison

PgDip Geriatric Medicine PgCert Geriatric Medicine
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
1 year 1 year
Assessment breakdown
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Course type
Blended learning Blended learning
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RILA Institute of Health Sciences - UK Based RILA Institute of Health Sciences - OS Based
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.