36 months
3833 GBP/year
3833 GBP/year
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This Ophthalmology Advanced Clinical Practice (Paediatrics) course at University of Sheffield ideal for current paediatric eye-care practitioners who want to advance their specialist ophthalmic practice skills. Clinicians who wish to reach the highest levels of innovative and cutting-edge paediatric ophthalmology practice will benefit from this course. 

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The Ophthalmology Advanced Clinical Practice (Paediatrics) course from University of Sheffield is suitable for forward-thinking practitioners, already working in paediatric ophthalmology, who wish to pioneer new or improved services.

Key Features  

  • You'll gain comprehensive and advanced knowledge of paediatric ophthalmology conditions. 
  • As well as studying the core elements of diagnosing and managing a wide range of ophthalmological conditions affecting paediatric patients, you'll learn techniques and management solutions through clinical, work-based learning.
  • You'll benefit from this course if you are ready to implement patient-led improvements and wish to reach advanced clinical practitioner status in paediatric ophthalmology.


Accreditation will be applied for when available, from the emerging Centre for Advancing Practice who plan to hold a register of all advanced clinical practitioners.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Concomitance and Incomitance in Depth
  • Insight into Disease
  • Low Vision
  • Exemption 
  • Eye to Vision
  • Research Methods

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum entry requirement is a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent in an eye-care related degree. 
  • Applicants must be currently working in paediatric eye care and have the support of a local ophthalmologist or advanced clinical practitioner in paediatric ophthalmology, in order to gain clinical experience under supervision, for a wide range of paediatric eye conditions. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3833 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3833 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    3833 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3833 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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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