12 months
16400 GBP/year
4596 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This Health and Social Care degree at University of Lincoln provides an opportunity to develop advanced and specific knowledge in a particular field of study. Students have the freedom and flexibility to choose and develop their own subject area and the opportunity to enhance research and project management skills.

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The postgraduate research team within the School of Health and Social Care is committed to providing the best possible experience. Students can work alongside experienced academics who will guide them through the research process, offering support on personal and professional development in order to maximise career opportunities on graduation.

Regular research seminars are hosted across the School and the wider College, and there are opportunities for students to meet with and discuss their project with other research students at the University. The School has close ties with the University’s central Doctoral School who provide a wealth of training opportunities for all research students and the chance to present their work at the annual research showcase.

Career and Personal Development

Students of the Health and Social Care degree at University of Lincoln  may choose to continue to build their research skills by pursuing a research career in either the academic or non-academic sectors. A wide range of industries and organisations look to employ graduates with research and analytical skills and the ability to manage complex and large scale projects.

Some students may decide to move onto to further study, building on the knowledge base established during the research programme. Most commonly this would be a PhD, but there may be other options within a specific career area.

Programme Structure

Research Areas, Projects and Topics

  • Health and Social Care leadership and management
  • Organisational development
  • Health in the criminal justice system
  • Safeguarding children and adults
  • Learning disabilities
  • Human rights
  • Migrant children and their families
  • Patient dignity
  • Diversity and cultural issues
  • Youth, social inclusion and marginalisation
  • Social work and social care services for children and families.

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We would advise you to apply as soon as possible.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum 2:1 honours degree in a related subject. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4596 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4596 GBP per year during 12 months.


  • Home: £2,298 per year 
  • International: £8,200 per year 

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 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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