Taught course


Edge Hill University · Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine

Entry requirements

Typical offer 120-128 UCAS Tariff points, for which no specific subjects are required, plus GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent). An interview forms part of the selection process. If you accept an offer from Edge Hill you will need to satisfy the requirements of the Nursing & Midwifery Council in respect of physical and mental fitness and will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure indicating that you meet the mandatory criteria of ‘Clearance to Work with Children and/or Vulnerable Adults’. Further information will be sent to you after you have firmly accepted an offer.

Months of entry


Course content

Nurses are vital to the health and social care needs of the population. There’s an increasing demand for registered nurses with the ability to care for people with multiple or complex needs of all ages – whether at home, in the community or in hospitals. This stimulating integrated Masters nursing degree has been developed for compassionate and highly motivated individuals who want to pursue this meaningful career. At the end of our degree, you’ll be able to register in two fields of nursing with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. During your MSci Nursing we’ll give you practical opportunities, both simulated and on placements, to help you become an effective leader capable of problem-solving successfully. Build your knowledge of anatomy and feel confident in providing professional standards of integrated nursing care. Enhance your career opportunities with a capacity to think critically and apply the evidence-based knowledge gained during this Masters level degree. On successful completion of the programme, your final award will reflect the fields of nursing you chose at the point of application. You will graduate with one of the following award titles: MSci (Hons) Nursing (Adult and Child) MSci (Hons) Nursing (Adult and Learning Disabilities) MSci (Hons) Nursing (Adult and Mental Health) MSci (Hons) Nursing (Child and Learning Disabilities) MSci (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health and Child) MSci (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health and Learning Disabilities)

Fees and funding

Course pricing can be found here - https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/course/nursing-msci/

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSci(Hons)
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification


In each year, you will be assessed by written coursework, an oral task, a simulated practical exercise and an online time-limited assessment. While on practice placement, you will be supported in the development of the application of knowledge and skills, leading to the assessment of related proficiencies.

Course contact details

+44(0)1695 575171