Physician Associate Studies - MSc

Physician Associates are trained health professionals able to work within any health care team under the supervision of a senior doctor. The position is a pioneering and rapidly growing clinical career. This course will enable you to develop the skills and knowledge required to be part of a clinical workforce delivering excellent patient care. A tailored combination of clinical placements and innovative teaching will be delivered by PAs, doctors, advanced nurse/clinical practitioners, scientists and researchers.

Apply for this course via UCAS using the course code BB96.

Month of entry

  • January

Mode of study

  • Full time


Subject area

  • Medicine

Fees for 2024/25 academic year

  • UK - Full time £9,250 per year

Duration of study

  • 2 years

Why study Physician Associate Studies at Keele University?

Learn from a wide range of teaching faculty including physician associates, clinicians, scientists and researchers
Benefit from clinical teaching with integrated placements in primary and secondary care
Engage with a range of teaching methodologies linked to clinical cases and associated skills
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Keele Postgraduate Association

Keele University is one of a handful of universities in the UK to have a dedicated students' union for postgraduate students. A fully registered charity, Keele Postgraduate Association serves as a focal point for the social life and welfare needs of all postgraduate students during their time at Keele.

KPA interior

Hugely popular, the KPA Clubhouse (near Horwood Hall) provides a dedicated postgraduate social space and bar on campus, where you can grab a bite to eat and drink, sit quietly and read a book, or switch off from academic life at one of the many regular events organised throughout the year. The KPA also helps to host a variety of conferences, as well as other academic and career sessions, to give you and your fellow postgraduates the opportunities to come together to discuss your research, and develop your skills and networks.

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