Midwifery (Postgraduate Entry) at University of Bradford - UCAS

Course summary

A new opportunity for graduates with a non-midwifery undergraduate degree to enter a career in Midwifery as a registrant with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Midwifery is a unique profession, providing a safe, respectful, caring and personalised service to women and their families from conception, antenatal care, labour and into the postpartum period. Our curriculum is based on a philosophy of active student-centred learning, making use of the real-life context of practice. Problem-Based learning is designed to support your development into an autonomous learner. This transfers well into clinical practice, thereby promoting research-based contemporary care. You will develop into a practitioner who is competent and consistently delivers innovative, effective and excellent care. Professional Accreditation: This course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as the statutory body and regulator of nursing and midwifery healthcare professions.


Year 1 Beginning Midwifery Knowledge (7) (C) Midwifery Care and Practice 1 (C) Midwifery Care and Practice 2 (C) Year 2 Developing Midwifery Knowledge (7) (C) Midwifery Care and Practice 3 (C) Midwifery Care and Practice 4 (C) Year 3 Caseload and Leadership (C) Midwifery Care and Practice 5a & 5b (C) Questioning Midwifery Knowledge (7) (C)

Assessment method

In order to meet NMC clinical competency requirements students undertake clinic practice alongside undergraduate students on the BSc (Hons) Midwifery Studies route over the three years. Core theory is also shared with the undergraduate programme, however the MSc programme has bespoke activities to ensure students meet the higher academic level expected in a master's programme. In the final year of the programme your academic study will be undertaken with other postgraduate students, who are in clinical practice and studying part time.

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 are required to hold a Second Class honours Lower Division (2:2) in a Bachelor's degree plus GCSE English Language, Maths and Biology/Combined Science at grade C or above (or equivalents). All short-listed candidates will be interviewed. Acceptance is subject to completion of a satisfactory medical and Disclosure and Barring Service Check. The University welcomes applications from students with a wide range of qualifications from the UK and overseas, including combinations of qualifications. To check whether your qualifications meet the entry requirements for this course, please contact the University. English requirements for International and EU applicants: IELTS test with an overall average score of 7.0 with no sub-tests less than 7.0 (or equivalent).

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks



Personal Statement Screening

Student Outcomes

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

To be confirmed. See https://www.bradford.ac.uk/money/fees/ for previous years fees.
Midwifery (Postgraduate Entry) at University of Bradford - UCAS