M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Ultrasound

University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)

36 months
1208 GBP/module
742 GBP/module
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This Medical Ultrasound course at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) provides an opportunity for health care practitioners to achieve a recognised qualification in obstetrics, gynaecological, vascular, general medical ultrasound, breast and musculosketetal, supported by a combination of structured clinical experience and academic study. 


The Medical Ultrasound course at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is designed to produce clinically competent advanced practitioners, who will be able to meet the needs of the service in a changing health care environment.

The course was planned in full consultation with a wide range of relevant professionals from the South West region, who are experts in the field of diagnostic ultrasound or associated clinical specialisms. These experts are instrumental in the delivery of the course, along with experienced educationalists from within the University.

Careers / Further study 

Once you have completed this course you will have the knowledge and skills to practice in a safe and competent manner, a recognised qualification in ultrasound, the educational and research base to critically evaluate and inform ultrasound practice, the opportunity for inter-professional collaboration and shared learning, and an understanding of the contribution of ultrasound to the overall management of the patient.

Programme Structure

Core modules:

  • Fundamentals of Ultrasound Technology 
  • Professional Issues in Ultrasound
  • Contemporary Advances in Ultrasound Technology 
  • Health and Social Care Research: Methods and Methodologies 
  • Masters Dissertation  

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There are no specific deadlines, but the sooner you apply, the less likely you are to miss out.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally have a good honours first degree from a recognised institution of higher education, and a relevant registered health care qualification.
  • However, the University recognises that students seeking professional development may have alternative qualifications and experience. 
  • The acceptance of applicants with non-standard qualifications will be in accordance with the University's Accreditation of (Experiential) Learning procedure. 
  • Applicants should be eligible for registration by their respective UK regulatory body e.g. HPC, GMC, UKCC. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1208 GBP/module
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    Based on the tuition of 1208 GBP per module during 36 months.
  • National

    742 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 742 GBP per module during 36 months.
  • Module Fee (15 Credit)

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 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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