Education and Training

Physician Associate training places have sky-rocketed over the last few years. However, in the south west you're still limited for choice. Below are the two universities running physician associates courses in the south west.

In 2015 Plymouth University was the first university in the south west to offer a post graduate diploma in physician associate studies. It now runs a 2 year masters course in physician associate studies at it's peninsula medical school.

In 2016 UWE was the first university in the south west to offer a 2 year masters course in physician associate studies at it's own dedicated healthcare campus in Bristol.