Becoming a Clinical Scientist


Routes to Registered Clinical Scientist


Clinical Scientist is a protected title, and may only be used by those registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.

There are several routes to registration as a Clinical Scientist:

IPEM offers support to those seeking registration as a Clinical Scientist through 'Route 2'. To use 'Route 2', you need:

  • An MSc, or to demonstrate equivalent learning
  • A suitable role in which to acquire clinical experience.