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Critical Care & Leadership MSc/PgDip/PgCert

University of Glasgow

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Run at the client site in the region of United Kingdom

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date


  • Duration

    36 months

Course summary

This world-first programme is ideal for any critical care professional with leadership aspirations who wishes to explore the theories of leadership & management, and practice them under the guidance of world leaders in the field. With an ageing population, technological innovation and an increasing number of manageable co-morbidities, the role of critical care is ever-expanding worldwide. In order to meet the anticipated burden on critical care services, the need for clinical and academic leaders to manage resource.


  • The University of Glasgow is the only institution in the UK to deliver a unique blend of combined Critical Care and Leadership teaching.
  • The work and assignments during the course are tailored in order for students to reflect on implementing knowledge and skills in their own unit, region or country.
  • Teaching will be delivered by experts in the fields of Critical Care and Health Care Leadership via a state-of-the-art virtual learning environment (VLE).
  • Teaching sessions will include online interactive tutorials, practical demonstrations and peer discussion forums.
  • The programme reflects the need for professionals in health and social care to develop leadership skills in a dynamic health and social care environment to ensure quality care delivery.

Students will also achieve PgCert and PgDip exit awards during this course.


The aim is for graduates to be highly effective clinical leaders in their field and place of work.

At present, some international hospitals require professionals to obtain a postgraduate degree to progress through their critical care training.

This programme will therefore provide the necessary requirements for these students to continue and advance in their chosen field.

Tuition fees

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£ 13,050overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

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University of Glasgow

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  • Campus address

    University of Glasgow, The Fraser Building, 65 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, City Of, G12 8QQ, Scotland

A wide range of international scholarships are available including International Excellence scholarships and postgraduate awards.
Meet students from across the university with over 250 clubs and societies available – ranging from international student societies to the Harry Potter society.
Pre-sessional English language provision available prior to starting university, and English language support options throughout the duration of study.

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  • Subject ranking

    2nd out of 77 1

  • Entry standards

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    209 100%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    94 94%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.11 82%



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