MSc/PGDip/PGCert On Campus

Advanced Practice in Healthcare (International)

University of Birmingham

12 months
25740 GBP/year
9810 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Advanced Practice in Healthcare (International) programme from University of Birmingham is aimed at healthcare professionals from a variety of clinical backgrounds from across the globe with a range of skills who want to develop their research skills and clinical expertise.


This Advanced Practice in Healthcare (International) programme from University of Birmingham will enable you to advance your practice and develop skills essential to the role of the advanced practitioner and clinical team leader.

This multi-professional programme will allow you to explore and advance your specialist area of practice. You will benefit from the knowledge provided by experienced clinical academics and researchers. There are opportunities to choose from a wide range of optional modules to fit with your specialist area. Theoretical and practical sessions are delivered in world-class learning facilities.

Why study this course?

This programme is based on the successful MSc Advanced Clinical Practice providing high quality teaching and research skills to overseas, non NHS students.

We offer a combination of academic theory and practical teaching on topics of global interest and relevance to healthcare employers.

We focus on developing the mind and encouraging you to exchange ideas in order to promote stimulating debate.

Our excellent, interdisciplinary teaching is led by world-leading research and teaching staff.

The PGCert award is an excellent asset for UK healthcare professionals whose post or promotion requires leadership skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Creating and Applying Evidence 
  • Leadership and Management in Healthcare 
  • Clinical Health Assessment 
  • Transforming Healthcare and Service Design 
  • Current Issues in Health 
  • Research project/Dissertation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Typical entry requirements:

  • The applicant should normally hold an honours degree in their clinical field of practice
  • Applicants will need to demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development that shows an ability to study at Masters level
  • The applicant must have at least 12 months clinical experience post qualification

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25740 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25740 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9810 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9810 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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