Taught course

Copy of Audiology (with Clinical Placement)

University of Southampton · Engineering

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Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours (2:1) or higher in a related discipline such as a physical, biological, life or behavioural science or an engineering subject.

Applicants with a lower-second class Bachelor’s honours degree are considered only if evidence can be provided for the development of skills and capabilities beyond the degree, such as two years of relevant and appropriate work experience and training.

Months of entry


Course content

On this course you'll recieve an excellent preparation for a career as an audiologist or with a means to advance your career in audiology. You'll learn audiology techniques in practicals, be introduced to patient care in the taster audiology clinics and discover more about cochlear implantation via our in-house auditory implant service.

On the two-year PG Dip Audiology (with clinical placement) you will study the same course content full-time in year 1 as the MSc but you won't need to write a dissertation. This will be followed by the clinical placement. The course includes at least 40 weeks of clinical placement and is accredited by the Registration Council for Clinical Physiologists, making you eligible to register as an audiologist and work in the NHS on completion.

This course is also available to study over 3 years. In this situation your first year is studied full-time, and your clinical placement is studied part-time over 2 years.

Information for international students

All applicants must demonstrate they possess at least a minimum standard of English language proficiency. Find out more about the University’s English Language requirements. Band D IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.5 in Reading and Writing and 6.0 in Speaking and Listening.

Fees and funding

For international applicants scholarships, bursaries, sponsorships or grants may be available to support you through your course from your country of origin.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Engineering and The Environment
+44 (0)23 8059 4651