Paediatrics is a post-graduate discipline, so if you are interested in becoming a Paediatrician you will first need to study Medicine. As part of your medical training there is a six week clinical course on child health and childhood health is also part of the final examination. Towards the end of your medicine degree you can also opt to take selected components undertaking research with the department.
Medicine at the University of Cambridge is read in the small and friendly Clinical School. There is a lot of information available on the experience of studying at Cambridge. To find out more you can follow the links below: