Taught course

Leadership for Allied Health Professionals

York St John University · Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Entry requirements

You will normally have a degree or an equivalent qualification in health or social care qualifying you for registration with a relevant professional body. You will also have post-qualifying experience, be employed or have access to an appropriate work-related health or social care provider service.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Leadership for Allied Health Professionals includes two specialist modules that focus on the role of leadership in delivering innovation and promoting resilience in health and social care settings.

It also includes three research based modules that emphasise the development of skills that allow practitioners to crucially appraise sources of evidence and apply it in order to bring about improvement within a health and social care setting.

Information for international students

Non-UK/EU students whose first language is not English will be required to achieve IELTS 6 or above with no less than Band 6 in the writing skills, or equivalents accepted by the University.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Funded places are available for those working as health and social care professionals in the Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber region, whether in health, social care or providing health and social care services in the voluntary sector.

If you work as a practitioner outside the Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber region, fees are payable per module. For current fees visit the website www.yorksj.ac.uk/hlsfeesandfunding

Qualification and course duration


part time
24/36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Health and Life Sciences
01904 876431