Postgraduate study in the Health Professions Education Unit

We welcome enquiries to study with us. We provide a supportive and collaborative research environment, where we strive to create and disseminate innovative approaches to learning and teaching.

Please note we do not have specific funding available, as this is usually sought on a case-by-case basis.

PG Cert, PG Dip, and PG MSc in Health Professions Education

Our Health Professions Education programme is designed to give you the skills needed to be an excellent educator. Our programme is accredited by the Academy of Medical Educators and Advance HE.

MSc and elective opportunities

Dissertations or other research may be undertaken with us, if you have a relevant research interest. Please email to enquire.

PhD opportunities

We have a vibrant research community within Health Professions Education Unit including a number of students working towards their PhDs and MDs - please see their details at the end of this page.

Funded PhDs, when available, are listed on the Hull York Medical School's funded opportunities page.

We also work with suitable students to support applications for national or regional PhD funding. This is highly competitive, so potential students will need to have a track record of interest or involvement in palliative care research already. Please email to enquire further.

Other opportunities

Please email you would like to enquire about other opportunities to study with us. Further information is also available on our visit with us page, if you are interested in short-term visits or attachments.