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

Develop not only your knowledge of common and complex neonatal conditions in theory and in evidence-based practice, but also your independent critical thinking skills and your ability to question neonatal healthcare practice and policy with this rewarding Master’s degree in Neonatology. This course is suitable for clinicians and non-clinicians from the UK and the wider international community and has been designed to improve your career options and pathways in this field.

This course is for clinicians and non-clinicians to develop both your independent and critical thinking skills and to enable you to constructively question healthcare policy and practice. It will also give you the skills you need to address and find innovative solutions to complex problems in healthcare, meeting the current and future challenges in healthcare.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-18 months
part time
24-56 months

Course contact details

Health Sciences