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Entry requirements

You will need:

  • Registered Nurse status
  • an minimum 2:1 honours degree in a related subject
  • evidence of Level 6 or Level 7 study

Additional information

  • Ideal for students wishing to undertake further academic studies (such as a PhD)
  • You must include a Personal Statement, including two references
  • Where English is not a first language, an IELTS score of 7 must be achieved. A minimum score of 7.0 is required within all components

For further information, or an informal discussion about the programme, please contact:

Dr Nicola Morrell-Scott


Months of entry


Course content

Are you a Registered Nurse seeking to develop your knowledge of nursing education?

  • Enjoy high quality teaching in a modern and evolving faculty
  • Develop your thinking and knowledge with a combination of core, optional and research modules
  • Enhance patient care through your nursing education and research

This programme team has a depth and breadth of clinical and academic knowledge designed to ensure you are supported in developing both personally and professionally.

Our School’s city centre location is benefiting from the University’s extensive capital investment project. This will see the installation of brand new simulation suites and equipment, ensuring that your learning environment is top quality and as unique as the educational journey you will embark on.

The MA Nursing Clinical Education is one of our four new MA Nursing postgraduate programme pathways:

We also now offer an MA Mental Health programme for students who are not necessarily working in a clinical setting.

Currently the MA Nursing Clinical Leadership and MA Nursing Clinical Education degrees are not open to International applicants, however, you may be interested in MA Nursing or MA Nursing Mental Health programmes.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

View country specific entry requirements

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Please visit the course page for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0151 231 5090