Make sure you meet the entry requirements for this programme.
Before you apply
Make sure you have all your supporting documents. Documents required usually include:
- As well as outlining the reasons why the programme is of interest to you, and any previous experience of teaching, mentoring or other education-based activity you’ve undertaken, please confirm that you are aware of the need to be actively engaged in teaching whilst on the programme and how you expect to achieve this
Evidence of qualifications (certificates or transcripts) to show that you meet, or expect to meet the entry requirements
- Evidence of English language ability, if English is not your first language
- Two references
- Two passport photographs
- Curriculum Vitae or résumé, if required
- Proof of sponsorship, if applicable
When to apply
Applications for postgraduate programmes of study can usually be made throughout the year. When applying for a taught postgraduate programme, please check for any submission deadlines with the Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry Admissions team (contact details below). For full-time programmes, you may be invited for interview.
Check the closing date and apply as early as possible as our programmes are popular.
Please note that the deadline for those wishing to apply for this programme as an intercalating Masters student, is 31 March during the year of entry.
Apply for this course
Apply for postgraduate study using our online postgraduate application form.
Alternatively you can download a copy of the application form to be submitted by hand, by post or via email with accompanying attachments.
Additional guidance information can also be downloaded on how to fill in the postgraduate application form.
More information and advice for applicants can be referenced in our online admissions policy for taught programmes. Prospective students are advised to read the policy before making an application to the University.
What happens after I apply?
For more information contact the Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry Admissions team.
If you would like to speak to one of our course information advisors, please contact us:
Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry
The John Bull Building
Plymouth Science Park
Tel: +44 (0)1752 437333
Fax: +44 (0)1752 517842
You will normally receive a decision on your application within four weeks of us receiving your application. You may be asked to provide additional information, to take part in an interview (which in the case of overseas students may be by telephone or video conference) or you will be sent a decision by letter or email.
The University aims to make the application procedure as simple and efficient as possible. Our Admissions and Course Information team is on hand to offer help and can put you in touch with the appropriate faculty if you wish to discuss any programme in detail. The Graduate School is also available to answer any queries on our postgraduate research degrees.
If you have a disability and would like further information about the support provided by Plymouth University, please visit our Disability Services website.
Support is also available to overseas students applying to the University from our International Office.