Taught course

Audiology and Audiology (with Clinical Placement)

University of Southampton · Institute of Sound and Vibration Research

Entry requirements

At least an upper-second class Bachelor’s honours degree, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University, is required, and from an appropriate institution in a physical, biological, life or behavioural science or an engineering subject. Performance corresponding to at least upper-second class level in the final year dissertation or research project may also be required.

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

The one-year MSc Audiology at the University of Southampton is widely recognised as a world-leading postgraduate course for the academic training of audiologists. It is suitable for those who wish to enter audiology for the first time and for audiologists or related professionals who wish to progress their careers.

We encourage applicants from UK, EU and international residents. The two-year MSc Audiology (with clinical placement) course is also available for UK/EU residents who are new to audiology en route to registration with RCCP and to work in the NHS as an Audiologist. Please note that graduates from the one-year MSc Audiology are unable to register to work in the UK without relevant clinical experience. The level of experience required to apply for clinical registration is determined by the registration bodies.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Engineering and The Environment
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