Taught course

Master of Podiatric Surgery

Institution
University of Huddersfield · School of Human and Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An MSc in Theory of Podiatric Surgery or an equivalent qualification.
  • Be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Podiatrist with annotation, with POMS-S and POMS-A.
  • You must meet the current requirements with respect to DBS Checks and Occupational Health Checks/Medical Checks.
  • Have an approved surgical training place available for your use.
  • Have completed an Objective Assessment of Professional Skills.
  • If you trained overseas, you must be registered with an appropriate governing body.

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 7.0 overall with no element lower than 6.5, 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 information pages

Months of entry

January, April, September

Course content

This Master of Podiatric Surgery course is the first in England to lead to eligibility to apply for annotation by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a podiatrist practising podiatric surgery. It offers those who have already studied the Theory of Podiatric Surgery MSc an opportunity to enhance their skills and knowledge allowing them to practise in this specialist area.

  • The course incorporates the College of Podiatry fellowship training programme.
  • It is supported by tutors from the College of Podiatry faculty of podiatric surgery.
  • It contains a large placement element consisting of 600 hours per year, providing you with an opportunity to experience real-world scenarios prior to qualifying.
  • You will be taught by academics who are all practising clinicians within podiatric practice.

Through utilising up-to date research evidence, policy documents and a wide range of clinical experience, you will be assisted to further update and develop your clinical practice.

Fees and funding

Please check our website for fee information

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)1484 471836