Taught course


University of Southampton · Faculty of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have a first degree (2:2 class or above) or equivalent from an approved institution of higher education, at least one satisfactory reference (on some occasions a second reference will be required), at least 2 years of relevant neonatal experience and registration with an appropriate professional body.

Months of entry


Course content

Engage with nationally renowned senior neonatal clinical specialists and researchers while studying bespoke neonatal clinical modules as part of a global online learning community. Our programme is developed in collaboration with the European Society for Paediatric Research and its Neonatal Online Training and Education (NOTE) Faculty.

You will have the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills and contemporary clinical knowledge enabling you to constructively question, and propose solutions to current and future challenges encountered in neonatal policy and practice. Modules within the programme are developed and delivered by senior neonatal clinicians and academics across Europe.

Typical modules include: Research Methods and Evidence Based Practice; Dissertation; Neonatal Clinical Pharmacology (Online); Neonatal Haemodynamics; Neonatal Neurology; Neonatal Nutrition (Online); Neonatal Respirology

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24-56 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Health Sciences