Frequently Asked Questions
What are the programme entry requirements?
Applicants for our MSc programmes must hold a primary degree.
Applicants should also be working in the Healthcare sector as all our programmes are practice-based.
What is the application procedure?
Applicants for our programmes in the Kingdom of Bahrain must apply online. Applications for 2018 will commence in Spring 2018.
What happens once I submit my application?
On receipt of your application form you will receive a confirmation email.
Once the application deadline has passed all applicants are assessed by the Programme Director and you will be notified of the outcome by post.
Is the Application Fee refundable if I am not offered a place on the programme?
The application fee is an administration charge and is non-refundable.
What are the programme dates?
Provisional timetables are available on our website under the delivery section of each programme.
How is the programme delivered?
All Programmes are delivered through blended learning. Completion of the Postgraduate Diploma requires 12 classroom contact days (9-5pm) if you continue to Masters’ level this is delivered over 4 tutorial days. In addition to the classroom contact days you will complete an online portion of the module in your own time.
How is the programme assessed?
The Programmes are assessed by individual and group assignments in the acamdeic Year 1. With the exception of the Finance Module in the MSc Healthcare Management programme and the Clinical Governance Module in the MSc Quality & Safety Management programme which is assessed by an exam.
In the Academic Year 2, the MSc Programme requires Change Management/Organisational Development Project to be completed with 3 components reflective diary, project report and poster presentation.
Where do the lectures take place?
Kingdom of Bahrain programmes take place in the RCSI Bahrain campus (map).
On occasion another venue may be used. Students will be notified on commencement of the programme of venue.
How much are the programme fees?
For information regarding all Programme fees click here.
Fees can be paid in instalments via cheque, postal order, bank draft or transfer or credit card.
Who can I contact for more information?
We are happy to answer any queries or we can arrange for you to speak with a Programme Director if you have more specific queries relating to the programmes.
If you have queries please contact:
Mr. Patson Godinho
Institute of Leadership
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Bldg. 2441, Road 2835, Block 228,
Busaiteen, Kingdom of Bahrain
E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.rcsileadership.org