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 combines theory and practice, and you’ll develop skills in critical thinking, analysis and self-awareness. You’ll take part in workshops using real clinical scenarios. 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.


You’ll develop a portfolio of learning including:

  • Skills log
  • Case study presentations
  • Professional conversations and reflective workshops
  • Objective structured clinical exam
  • Formative and summative EMSQs (multiple choice-style questions under exam conditions)
  • Report writing

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

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

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MMedSci
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0)114 222 2070