Taught course

Nursing (Top-up)

University of West London · College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare

Entry requirements

You should have completed a Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) in Nursing at the University of West London (UWL).

You may be invited to an interview as part of your application process.

Additional entry requirements:

  • PgDip Nursing (pre-registration) UWL
  • NMC registrant
  • Currently employed in a registered nurse post

Months of entry


Course content

This course has been designed for qualified nurses who have completed a pre-registration PgDip in Nursing at the University of West London and wish to 'top-up' their award to a Masters degree.

During the course, you will complete a Research Methods module and undertake a primary piece of research pertinent to your area of practice as part of the Dissertation module.

Practitioners with an independent, proactive, problem-solving attitude (enhanced through undertaking the Research Methods and Dissertation modules), are highly sought after in the workplace, and valued by employers.

Fees and funding

UK students
GBP: £2,169

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Course information
0800 036 8888