Master Online

Diabetes Practice

Swansea University

12 months
10400 GBP/year
4500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


If you are a health professional with a specialist interest in diabetes, or you want to develop your knowledge and skills in this area, the bespoke Diabetes Practice programme from Swansea University, will advance your understanding and clinical skills.


This is a flexible distance learning programme, structured to fit around your busy working life. Our multi-disciplinary curriculum will combine distance online learning with practical skills delivered in two five-day residential workshops.

This unique Diabetes Practice programme from Swansea University, designed with the needs of future diabetes specialist nurses in mind, will provide you with fundamental and advanced knowledge in clinical skills, experience and professional behaviour, and will address knowledge gaps in order to address the health and care needs of people with diabetes. You will also gain a comprehensive understanding of diabetes treatments, technologies and different situations which can affect management of the condition.

Our distance learning course is designed to fit around your busy working life by encompassing a mixture of knowledge-based lectures and practical workshops. Your learning will be enhanced by interactive teaching materials, problem-based learning scenarios and clinical-based case studies. Your dissertation or workplace portfolio can be completed throughout the two-year programme.

Career opportunities

We have designed the programme to provide you with advanced knowledge and understanding of diabetes care, and the skills needed to apply your learning to professional practice.

As such, this Masters programme will give you the in-depth knowledge of diabetes care to potentially enhance your prospects for career progression.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Diabetes 
  • Diabetes Management 
  • Diabetes Events
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Diabetes Situations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a 2.1 in a relevant subject preferably with clinical experience.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 12 months.

MSc 1 Year Full Time

  • UK: £ 4,500
  • International: £ 10,400


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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