Taught course

Health, Social Care Sector and Nursing

Glasgow Caledonian University · School of Health and Life Sciences
DProf by taught

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally hold a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree or a post graduate award in a relevant discipline plus a minimum of five years related professional experience. All prospective candidates are interviewed.

Months of entry


Course content

The professional Doctorate is an advanced programme of study designed to offer senior practitioners, managers and novice researchers an exciting alternative to the PhD. Key characteristics of the programme include a focus on practice based issues, strategies to sustain positive change and enhance the relationship between research and practice development.

Information for international students

IELTS score of at least 6.5 or another recognised qualification.

Qualification and course duration

DProf by taught

full time
48 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 331 8630