Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance eLearning)

University of Nottingham

M.Sc. Online
24 months
9945 GBP/year
9945 GBP/year
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This Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance eLearning) course from the University of Nottingham will help you develop the knowledge to advise organisations on cost-effective ways to improve employee health and wellbeing.


This Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance eLearning) course from the University of Nottingham is for those who:

  • Want to enhance their theory- and evidence-based knowledge on the management of health and wellbeing at work
  • Recognise that worker health and wellbeing are key to sustainable organisational effectiveness

    Key facts

  • Non-clinical
  • Focused on the integration of workplace health and wellbeing at the strategic level
  • Designed to be studied while working
  • Delivered by leading experts via e-learning supplemented by occasional campus-based workshops that are optional for international students
  • Students are drawn from numerous professional groups and include occupational health specialists and nurses, occupational physicians, safety practitioners, occupational therapists, human resource professionals, occupational hygienists, senior managers etc.

Careers and professional development

The MSc in Workplace Health & Wellbeing is aimed at those who are currently, and those who aspire to be, involved in the management of contemporary issues in employee health and wellbeing. This may, for example, relate to careers in occupational health and/or safety, nursing, human resource management, occupational hygiene, occupational therapy, and others. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • The Management of Workplace Health
  • Work-related stress
  • Workplace Health Promotion 
  • Contemporary Issues in Workplace Health 
  • Absence, Rehabilitation and Retention 
  • Workplace Health Research and Evaluation Methods
  • Applied Research Project: Theory and Practice 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:2 (or international equivalent) in an undergraduate degree in any subject or the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health Level 6 Diploma. 
  • Applicants with a pass (or international equivalent) in an undergraduate degree may be offered a place on the Postgraduate Certificate and upon successful completion progress to the Postgraduate Diploma and Masters degree.
  • Professional experience in a relevant field. This may include, among others, occupational health, wellbeing, safety, nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, human resources, etc.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9945 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9945 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9945 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9945 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Workplace Health and Wellbeing (Distance eLearning)
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