Taught course

Podiatry (Pre-Registration)

University of Brighton · School of Health Sciences

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Entry requirements

Typical entry requirement are an undergraduate degree of 2:2 or above. Applicants without a first degree in a healthcare or science-related degree should provide evidence of study in biological sciences, behavioural sciences or other health professional education. Applicants also need evidence of work experience in a podiatry setting -either in the NHS or private sector.

Months of entry


Course content

The Podiatry (Pre-Registration) MSc is aimed at graduates wishing to gain both a professional and academic qualification and start a career in this challenging and highly rewarding field.

In this accelerated course we offer our students a balance of theory and practical experience; you will graduate as a qualified podiatrist who is competent in your clinical skills and able to use contemporary clinical evidence to inform your practice.

During the course you will accumulate 1,000 hours of clinical practice, giving you essential experience of working with NHS patients and managing your own caseload beofre you qualify as a podiatrist.

You will study the core areas necessary for professional practice: the clinical sciences, health psychology, medicine, pharmacology, surgery, orthopaedics, research methods and clinical practice.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School of Health Sciences
01273 644644