Nursing (Leadership & Research) at Keele University - UCAS

Keele University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Nursing (Leadership & Research) (Taught)

Course summary

Designed for early career nurses, our MSc Nursing (Leadership and Research) will enable you to progress your professional career. You will enhance your core practitioner skills, develop management expertise and advance your research knowledge in a supportive and interprofessional environment empowering you to effectively manage the demands of today’s healthcare services. Why choose this course?

  • Multi-professional and supportive learning environment
  • Top 20 for Nursing and Midwifery (Complete University Guide, 2023)
  • Leadership module is modelled from Keele’s MBA programme and is supported by expert academics from Keele Business School
Designed to support your preceptorship period, our Nursing (Research and Leadership) MSc allows you to build on your existing nursing skills and focus on developing research and leadership expertise at a higher level, enabling you to respond competently to the complexities of clinical practice. You will continue your transition as a clinical practitioner and progress as a professional who can deliver compassionate, safe and effective care as an autonomous and reflective practitioner, whilst supporting quality improvement and innovation in the rapidly changing health and social care sector. Expert academics will guide you through current strategic management thinking around complexity and change. You will examine the origins of leadership thinking so you can improve your understanding of contemporary theory. The course focuses on how leaders shape the culture of organisations, with potential leadership problems and their solutions examined and identified, alongside analysis of areas such as making sense of change. About Keele Keele University was established in 1949 by the former Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Founded to meet the needs of a changing world, Keele has always had a pioneering vision to be a different kind of university. We excel in both teaching and research, with some of the most satisfied students in England, and research that is changing lives for the better at a regional, national and global level. Our beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the biggest in Britain – but all the most important services and facilities are on your doorstep, with accommodation, teaching spaces, facilities including a medical centre, sports centre and pharmacy, and a range of shops, eateries and entertainment venues – including the Students’ Union – clustered around the centre.


For information regarding modules for this course, please visit the course page on the Keele University website.

Entry requirements

Typical offer: 2:2 degree completed within 3-5 years of the start date of the course

Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

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Nursing (Leadership & Research) at Keele University - UCAS