Midwifery (Shortened Course) at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS

Course summary

Course Overview This course prepares registered nurses to meet the needs of maternity services and transforms graduate nurses into registered midwives. Why study with us

  • You may be eligible for funding on this course.
  • You’ll benefit from a case-based approach to learning, which is used to facilitate development of the skills required of a competent midwife.
  • The midwifery education team is supported by internationally renowned researchers in Midwifery and Infant Nutrition.
What you'll do
  • You’ll have the opportunity to use clinical skill labs, which provide a safe environment to put theoretical knowledge into practice.
  • Within your programme, you will have the opportunity to participate in an elective placement, which can be either national or international, allowing you to explore midwifery in a different setting.
  • You have the opportunity to join the award-wining University Midwifery Society and Passionate Midwifery Forums.
Accreditations This course is validated by the NMC, the nursing and midwifery regulator for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Future careers Your midwifery qualifications and experience will open up a wide range of options to further develop your career.


Please visit The University of Central Lancashire’s website for the latest information about our modules.

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

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants need to be on the NMC Register and currently practicing as a Registered General (adult) Nurse with at least 12 months experience in an acute setting. We require either a diploma or degree in Nursing and have evidence of Level 5 study in the previous 5 years.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks


Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

*subject only to annual increase in line with UK Retail Price Index inflation rate
Midwifery (Shortened Course) at University of Central Lancashire - UCAS