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Advanced Clinical Practice

King's College London

36 months
7820 GBP/year
3500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Advanced Clinical Practice is for experienced healthcare practitioners in hospital and community settings. The course at King's College London builds on your existing skills and experience to enable you to lead and support the development and delivery of advanced clinical practice. 


This Advanced Clinical Practice at King's College London is suitable for nurses and allied healthcare professionals currently employed in clinical practice, in any healthcare discipline. Applicants are expected to be working in an advanced clinical practice role before commencing this postgraduate course.

The course is relevant for qualified healthcare practitioners in the community or acute care setting including emergency care, critical care, chronic disease management and other specialist areas.

Key benefits

  • You will be studying at the top nursing faculty in the UK, ranked 2nd in the world (2020 QS World University Rankings).
  • The programme is accredited by Health Education England Centre of Advancing Practice. 
  • Central location allows access to world leading clinical and academic resources.
  • Access to extracurricular seminars and lectures given by leaders in healthcare from around the world.
  • A multi-faculty environment drawing on clinical and academic expertise from a number of world leading schools and hospitals providing an unparalleled inter-professional learning experience.
  • Located in the heart of London, across four of King’s Thames-side campuses (Waterloo, Strand, St Thomas’ and Guy’s) and the Denmark Hill Campus in South London.


This MSc Advanced Clinical Practice programme is accredited by Health Education England Centre of Advancing Practice. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Assessment Skills for Non-Medical Practitioners 
  • Quality Improvement Dissertation 
  • Prescribing 
  • Advanced Practice Clinical Portfolio 
  • Developing Professional Leadership
  • Applied Pathophysiology in Advanced Practice

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The normal entry requirement for graduate study is a Bachelor's degree with minimum 2:1 honours. 
  • Applicants with other backgrounds or qualifications, including those without a first degree, can be considered: if you do not meet the normal entry requirements or you have only the minimum academic standard you should pay particular attention in preparing your supporting statement to ensure that you draw attention to evidence of potential success at graduate level. 
  • This might include publications, preparation of substantial reports or active participation in service development initiatives or funded research.

Work experience

You must normally be working in a practice role, which involves regular patient/client contact. King's cannot arrange clinical placements. Applicants should be working in an appropriate care setting and/or post for the duration of the programme and have a minimum two years’ clinical experience as a qualified practitioner.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7820 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 7820 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    3500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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