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Course summary

Ranked Top 10 in the UK for Nursing and Midwifery, the University of Leeds is proud to be one of just four UK institutions to offer a blended learning degree in midwifery in partnership with Health Education England (HEE). Blended learning means you can learn via both electronic and online media as well as traditional face to face teaching, this is an innovative and accessible way to begin your pathway to becoming the best midwife you can be. Our flexible approach will allow you to balance the course with other commitments you may have such as caring responsibilities. This course will enable you to become a future-focused resilient midwife who has the competence and confidence to think critically and deliver high-quality, compassionate and evidence-informed care. You’ll develop and become a role model for other professionals and the women, birthing people and families you’ll provide care to. You’ll be taught how to work inclusively with all women, birthing people, their families and others involved in care. Course highlights Developed in partnership with The Leeds Maternity Voices Partnership (MVP) and our current students, you’ll benefit from the real life experiences and perspectives of women and families.

Assessment method

We use a range of assessment methods, including presentations, group assessments, unseen examinations, OSCEs (Objective Structured Clinical Examinations), along with essays, a final oral examination and the grading of clinical practice. You’ll need to demonstrate the knowledge and application of standard concepts, information and techniques, as well as your emerging abilities, skills and competencies. You’ll need to produce work that is typically both evaluative and creative and show you can conduct independent, in-depth enquiry within the discipline. You’ll need to be able to draw on a wide variety of material and be able to evaluate and criticise received opinion.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Nursing and Midwifery Council

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Successful completion of Year 1 of a relevant degree course

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


When applying, you should provide an academic reference, which also includes a statement which attests to your character and good standing

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For further information please see
Midwifery at University of Leeds - UCAS