Taught course

Health Service Research MSc

University of Huddersfield · School of Human and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally: * You must be a registered healthcare professional. * Hold an honours degree (2:2 or above) or an equivalent professional qualification appropriate to that of the proposed programme to be followed. International students must be registered with a relevant professional body in their country of origin. If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.5 overall with no element lower than 6.0, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our [Where are you from](https://www.hud.ac.uk/international/where-are-you-from/) information pages. If you have alternative qualifications or do not meet the IELTS requirement we also offer a range of Pre-Sessional English Programmes.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

**This exciting new course is aimed at health professionals who are currently engaged in applied health research or wish to pursue a career where research is a core component.** It provides you with the opportunity to develop a systematic, in-depth knowledge and critical understanding of the nature, purposes, methods and application of research relevant to health services at an individual and/or organisational level. Through the provision of research training the course aims to enhance the quality and evidence-base of your clinical research, practice and service development. You will be taught in a stimulating, challenging and supportive learning environment that draws on outstanding resources, research and practice expertise. The course allows you to foster links between research and practice by providing a framework for integrating relevant research, theory and knowledge. This may underpin your professional career aspirations, including further study at Doctoral level.

Fees and funding

Please check our website for fee information

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

+44 (0)1484 473015