Taught course

Health and Social Care

University of Nottingham · School of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants must hold at least a 2:2 (or international equivalent) in a related subject and be working in health and social care. Applicants without a 1st degree may be considered for the course based on clinical experience and previous study subject to approval.

Months of entry


Course content

Our postgraduate masters course is designed to develop your analytical and critical thinking, improve your competencies to lead and manage change, and give you the skills and knowledge to progress your career into more challenging senior roles.

Postgraduate study is an essential investment in career progression and the pursuit of excellence in care delivery. We hope you will join us during this challenging and fulfilling stage of your career and we look forward to working with you to achieve your highest goals.

Flexible and student-centred, the course has been carefully designed to meet the needs of those working in a range of roles and service environments. It is open to both experienced and newly registered health and social care practitioners.

One of the key benefits of the programme is its inter-professional nature, drawing applicants from a wide range of settings. This will lead to fascinating opportunities to learn from each others’ experiences and perspectives, build networks and enhance future interdisciplinary working, training and supervision.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the School of Health Sciences' web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)115 951 5559