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

Enhance your practice at a global top 100* university.

This master's is suitable for professionals working in neonatal units and will develop your neonatal expertise, as you learn to solve complex problems in neonatal care and to question neonatal policy and practice.

You'll engage with nationally renowned senior neonatal clinical specialists and researchers while studying bespoke neonatal clinical modules as part of a global online learning community. You'll graduate primed to take the next step in your career.

This course has been developed in collaboration with the European Paediatric Society for Research (ESPR). Modules you choose are developed and delivered by senior neonatal clinicians and academics across Europe, most of whom are senior members of the ESPR.

This course is taught entirely online, so you’ll learn together with peers working in neonatal units across the world.

*QS World University Rankings 2023.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-18 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Susan Smith