Taught course

Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

University of Sheffield · School of Nursing and Midwifery

Entry requirements

Minimum of a 2:2 in a relevant health care subject.

You must also have worked in a neonatal environment since achieving QIS status or equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

This course, which combines theory and practice, develops skills in critical thinking, analysis and self-awareness. Workshops focus on real clinical scenarios and are complemented by clinical teaching.

The course will help you advance clinically and professionally, and become a future leader of neonatal nursing practice. We’ll help you play a key role in the multidisciplinary neonatal team, while making key decisions about practice, leadership and management.

You’ll learn how to work across traditional boundaries and how to deal with the uncertainty that is inherent in an advanced neonatal nurse practitioner role.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0)114 222 2030