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Entry requirements

You will need:

  • Registered Nurse status
  • A minimum 2:1 honours degree in a related subject
  • You must include a Personal Statement, including two references
  • Evidence of Level 6 or Level 7 study
Additional information
  • Ideal for students wishing to undertake further academic studies (such as a PhD)
  • International applicants cannot be considered unless they hold UK NMC registration and a 2:1 in a related subject. Two references required (one employer and one academic)
  • 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
  • International students entering on a Student visa cannot study part-time.
For further information, or an informal discussion about the programme, please contact: Dr Nicola Morrell-Scott E:

Months of entry


Course content

As a Registered Nurse, you can study either full or part-time on our MA Nursing Clinical Leadership post-registration degree.

Enhance your teaching and learning through education in practice skills
Syllabus of core modules helps you to develop your thinking and knowledge base
Improve patient care through your nursing education and research
The programme team on this Nursing Clinical Leadership programme has a depth and breadth of clinical and academic knowledge designed to ensure you can gain the knowledge and skills to develop personally and professionally.
Our School’s city centre location is part of the University's ambitious capital investment plans and is undergoing a major renovation, which will incorporate the brand new simulation suites and equipment to further enhance your postgraduate and continuing professional development experience.
MA Nursing Clinical Leadership is one of four new pathways in LJMU's MA Nursing framework. You may also be interested in:
MA Nursing
MA Nursing Clinical Education
MA Nursing Mental Health
International applicants: Currently the MA Nursing Clinical Leadership and MA Nursing Clinical Education degrees are not open to International applicants, however, you may be interested in the MA Nursing or MA Nursing Mental Health programmes.

Information for international students

International students entering on a Student visa cannot study part-time.

Please see course page for more information.

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