Taught course

MSc Advanced Practitioner: Occupational Therapy

University of East Anglia · Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Degree Subject A degree, carrying with it a qualification in a health care profession

Degree Classification 2.2 or above

Special Entry Requirements State registration with a recognised health profession council together with appropriate professional experience. Must already be qualified as an Occupational Therapist.

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Months of entry


Course content

If you are a senior clinician or health care professional looking to advance your career, you will recognise the importance of, ensuring you have the most up-to-date skills and experience needed to meet the ever-changing needs and challenges of modern practice.

This highly-regarded course is aimed at experienced occupational therapists looking to progress their careers. It offers a flexible approach (you can study either full-time or part-time), and will give you the advanced theoretical and clinical expertise you need to take your career to the next level.

You will learn alongside other health professionals to gain both generic and specialist expertise - meaning that you'll be able to respond more dynamically, have a multi-disciplinary approach to all areas of practice, and provide the best and most appropriate care to your patients.

Information for international students

For more information for international students, please go to UEA’s website.

Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Office
+44 (0)1603 591515