Complementary Medicine

Known for our combination of pure, practice-led and applied approaches, and for using our knowledge for the betterment of society we offer PhD, MPhil, DProf and MRes study. We can provide you with guidance on how to write your research proposal and our entry requirements for a Research Degree.

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We have a long track record of working with organisations and individuals to develop their professional and personal skills offering accredited courses and industry recognised certification.

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Enhance your intellectual, professional and practical skills development with Complementary Medicine at the University of Westminster.


Our courses are accredited by the European Herbal & Traditional Medicine Practitioners Association (EHTPA) and the British Acupuncture Accreditation Board.

Developing your skills

You will develop the skills you need to review and critique the evidence relating to contemporary issues in your relevant field, by gaining academic credit for formal learning such as seminars, conference presentations and workshops, and disseminating your findings in a collaborative inter-professional setting.


Graduates may continue in private practice or progress to PhD/Professional Doctorate study, find employment in academic or research institutes. Avenues include management, marketing and development in government and community healthcare provision and related industries.