Taught course

Podiatry (Pre-registration)

University of Brighton · School of Sport and Health Sciences

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 (this may include Open University course or HE access for example).

Applicants also need evidence of work experience in a podiatry setting, either in the NHS or private sector.

English language requirements
IELTS 7.0 overall with no element below 6.5, or equivalent qualification.

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.

Our expert lecturers are all active members of the College of Podiatry, ensuring that both the team and the curriculum stay up to date with podiatry policy and practice.

Our high quality teaching and research are renowned in the sector, and have an applied focus. We have established strong links with specialist practice educators to ensure the provision of support and guidance both within the university and in practice.

This course is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and the College of Podiatry.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Course enquiries
01273 644644