12 months
15345 GBP/year
8280 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Midwifery degree offered at University of Salford  will empower you to take forward your practice in any environment such as clinical, management, leadership and research roles. There is also a dedicated pathway for those with, or planning to have, educational responsibilities.


Midwifery degree offered at University of Salford examines your practice and develop an evidence based approach to care and service provision.


Past students have gone on to take up posts as midwifery managers, educationalists and consultant midwives. Others have continued their studies at PhD level, for example undertaking the Professional Doctorate offered at this University.

This course is mapped against the NHS Knowledge and Skills Framework, which was introduced to provide greater flexibility and benefits for individuals and employers. It provides a single, consistent, comprehensive and explicit framework on which to base the review and development of all staff. By undertaking this programme, you can therefore demonstrate you have the knowledge and skills to deliver a high quality service for childbearing women.

This course has close links with the maternity and neonatal services and module teaching teams are multidisciplinary. This means your learning will be current and relevant to contemporary midwifery practice.

The MSc Midwifery: Education confers NMC accredited teacher status for those wishing to move into midwifery education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Critically Exploring Professional Practice 
  • Non-Medical Prescribing 
  • Multi-professional support of learning and assessment in practice (e-learning or face to 
  • face) (requires placement) 
  • Research Methods (Online) 
  • Perinatal Mental Health 
  • Professional Advocacy and Leadership Modules 
  • Examination of the Newborn 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should submit your application at least one month before your course starts.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You need an undergraduate degree in BSc (Hons) Midwifery or related degree at 2.2 or above, equivalent or have evidence of recent Level 6 study. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15345 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15345 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8280 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time tuition

  • Your annual fee will be calculated pro rata to the full-time fee according to the number of credits you are studying.

Living costs for Salford

500 - 800 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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