Taught course


King's College London · Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Palliative Care

Entry requirements

Awarded a PGDip in Nursing with Registration (Adult, Childrens or Mental Health) with an overall average mark of 55% or above. You will also be required to submit a Project Outline. This should link to one of the Schools three programmes of research: patient and carer experience; healthcare workforce, organisation and delivery; health and well-being.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Nursing has been designed for nurses who have completed a postgraduate diploma (PGDip) with registration as an Adult, Childrens or Mental Health Nurse and who wish to obtain a Masters award. Career progression frequently requires nurses to be educated to Masters level and the MSc Nursing will allow you to demonstrate your academic standing. The MSc Nursing is completed through production of a dissertation.

Fees and funding

Staff from contracted Trusts are eligible to have their study funded, subject to agreement by their manager. Some scholarships may be available. Prospective students may also wish to consult the Directory of Grant-making Trusts and Charities (available in local libraries).

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment100

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
020 7848 3571, 3233, 3024, 3705.