Midwifery at University of East London - UCAS

Course summary

This degree will prepare you to kickstart your career as a midwife, enabling you upon graduation to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Midwives provide care and support to women and their families during all stages of pregnancy, including delivery of new life and, labour and the early postnatal period. This programme follows the Standards for Pre-Registration Midwifery programmes set by the NMC.


Year 1: Biosciences in midwifery (Core), Mental wealth and the professional midwife (Core), Universal care in pregnancy and birth (Core), Public Health and the Midwife (Core), Professional midwife practice 1 (Core) Year 2: Promoting excellence as a midwife scholar (Core), Complexity in pregnancy (Core), Care of the newborn infant (Core), Complexity in labour and postnatal (Core), Professional midwife practice 2 (Core) Year 3: Maternity and neonatal urgent and emergency care (Core), Preparation for registration (Core), Leadership and management (Core), Service innovation and promoting excellence (Core), Professional midwife practice 3 (Core) For more information about individual modules, please visit our course pages via the link below.

Assessment method

Coursework will include presentations, practical exams, workbooks and research-based assignments. The approximate percentages for this course are: Year 1: 80% coursework, 20% practical Year 2: 40% coursework, 40% practical, 20% exam Year 3: 60% coursework, 40% practical

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

For detailed information on entry requirements for our courses, please see the individual course pages. We consider a range of UK and worldwide qualifications at the appropriate level and also take relevant work experience into account when considering an application. Many courses have a Foundation Year option for those students whose qualifications do not meet the BA or BSc entry requirements. Applicants should have, or be working towards, grade C in GCSE English and Mathematics (or equivalent Level 2 qualification such as Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Mathematics or Key Skills Level 2 in Application of Number and Communication) Entry requirements are intended only as a guide for applicants. They are not a guarantee of an offer, nor of the conditions that may apply. When making a decision on your academic suitability, we will make an assessment of you as an individual and will use information other than qualifications; which may include predicted grades, performance at Level 2, relevant work experience, previous study at degree level, personal statement, references and any portfolio, written test or interview, to make our decision. If you have any questions, please contact a member of our Applicant Relations Team from Monday to Friday (9am–5pm) on +44 (0) 20 8223 3333 or https://uel.ac.uk/about/contact-us

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Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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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
EU £14820 Year 1
International £14820 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

There is financial support through the NHS Learning Support Fund which offers eligible students additional support while studying for their degree, including: a training grant of £5,000 per year; parental support payment of £2,000 per student per year to help with childcare costs; specialist subject payment of £1,000 per year for students on degrees that struggle to recruit, including mental health and learning disability nursing; help towards additional travel and accommodation costs to clinical placements over your normal daily travel costs; and, an exceptional hardship fund of up to £3,000 per student per academic year. You can find out more at www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/nhs-learning-support-fund-lsf

Midwifery at University of East London - UCAS