Advanced Practice (Midwifery), Master | Part time | Trinity College Dublin | Dublin, Ireland
Master On Campus

Advanced Practice (Midwifery)

24 months
12000 EUR/year
6000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Advanced Practice (Midwifery) programme of Trinity College Dublin prepares suitably qualified, experienced nurses, who wish to pursue a career as an Advanced Midwife Practitioner, to develop their knowledge, skills and attitudes.


Course Description

The Advanced Practice (Midwifery) programme of Trinity College Dublin provides the student with a broad-based education experience incorporating the key concepts of person centred care, autonomy and empowerment, professional ethics, consultation and collaboration and professional leadership thus enabling them to practice at the highest professional standards across the spectrum of care.

Upon successful completion of this course the graduate will be eligible to apply to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland for registration as a Registered Midwife Prescriber (RMP). Graduate who meet the professional requirements may be eligible to apply for Registered Advanced Midwife Practitioner (RAMP).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional, Ethical, Legal and Communication Issues informing Nurse and Midwife Prescribing and Clinical Practicum
  • Decision Making and Advanced Practice Professional roles
  • Advanced  Health Assessment
  • Prescribing Medicinal Products & Ionising Radiation
  • Advanced Practice in the Clinical Practicum with defined pathways
  • Leadership, Quality Improvement and Governance

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


110 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Criteria

  • Hold an honors degree in Midwifery Studies or equivalent; and
  • Otherwise satisfy the course committee that they have the ability to complete and benefit from the course, subject to the discretion/permission of the Dean of Graduate Studies.

Professional Criteria

  • Current registration on the relevant Midwifery Division maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland; and
  • Have a minimum of three years post-registration clinical experience during the last five years with at least one year full-time experience in the specific area of practice. 
  • Have received a written commitment from host organisation to support the student for the clinical practicum (to include prescribing of medicinal products and ionising radiation)
  • The host hospital must obtain a satisfactory clinical audit as a suitable learning environment for the relevant speciality

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /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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