Taught course


The University of Manchester · School of Psychological Sciences

Entry requirements

An honours degree (minimum 2:1) or the overseas equivalent in a suitable science subject (or possibly suitable experience combined with alternative qualifications). A keen interest in audiology must also have been demonstrated.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme aims to provide the theoretical, practical and clinical basis of the science of audiology. It contains two short clinical placements (in 2 x 1-week blocks). It prepares students for a career as a state registered audiologist in the NHS or other health care services. Course units include: Auditory Assessment and Management; Vestibular Assessment and Management; Audiotory Science; Sensory Aids; Foundations of Paediatric Audiology; Practical, Clinical and Professional Studies; Acoustics and Calibration; and Research Methods.

Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English are required to hold IELTS 7.0; TOEFL 600 paper based or 250 computer based.

Fees and funding

Funding from the Clinical Scientists training scheme covers a salary during the MSc, university fees, and a salary for a Certificate of Audiological Competence (CAC) year after the MSc, organised by the British Academy of Audiology. Contact the MSc administrator for details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Administrator
+44 (0)161 275 2585