Taught course

Clinical Practice

St George's, University of London · Faculty of Health and Social Care Sciences

Entry requirements

-At least one year of clinical experience -An honours degree in a subject relevant to health or social care with a classification of at least 2.1 -You must be currently employed in an NHS Trust for funded studentships. Part-time students can be employed either in the NHS or an equivalent health or social care organisation -Overseas applicants will not be eligible for NIHR funded places but may be able to access the programme on a self-funded basis.

Months of entry


Course content

This full-time Masters course provides a focused programme of practical and academic study to prepare you for leadership and management in clinical research. The course is suitable for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals and will enable you to promote and drive change in clinical practice.
You will have the opportunity to access one of ten full-time studentships funded by the National Institute for Health Research and the Chief Nursing Officer, subject to entry requirements and a successful interview.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English will be asked to provide evidence of English language attainment at least equivalent to a score of 7.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test.

Fees and funding

Ten fully-funded studentships are available, including full salary recharge costs for one year's secondment. Self-funded, full or part-time places are also available.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Dr Cheryl Whiting
+44 (0)20 8725 0298
+44 (0)20 8725 0548