Advanced Nursing Studies

University of Sheffield

Master Online
36 months
3166 GBP/year
3166 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Advanced Nursing Studies degree offered at University of Sheffield is ideal for nurses everywhere who want to develop their professional practice and move on in their careers.


Advanced Nursing Studies degree offered at University of Sheffield is perfect if you’re already in advanced nursing practice or you plan to be. It helps you build on your existing experience and develop new skills.

And it’s value for money: you’ll get one-to-one tutorial support and regular interaction with other practitioners from around the world.


The course is taught entirely online. There’s no need to attend in person. We expect you to contribute regularly to online discussion groups. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Masters Level Study Skills
  • Legal and Professional Issues in Health Care
  • Information and Communication in Health Care
  • Leadership and Change Management
  • Research Methods
  • Health Promotion and Education
  • Evidence-Based Practice;
  • Teaching, Coaching and Mentorship

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You’ll need a 2:2 degree in a relevant subject.
  • You must be a qualified nurse in your country of residence with at least 12 months‘ appropriate experience. You can be based anywhere in the world but you’ll need access to a computer with a broadband internet connection.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3166 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3166 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3166 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3166 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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Advanced Nursing Studies
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