Normally a 2:1 honours health-related degree from a recognised higher education institution in an appropriate subject, eg BSc (hons) in Radiography, Nursing, Midwifery, Clinical Physiology or Medicine. Applicants with a 2:2 degree and 1 year’s clinical experience also meet the entry criteria.
You must also provide:
- documentary evidence of financial and clinical support
- written agreement of clinical placement availability
- identification of a suitably qualified/experienced named clinical mentor who will provide clinical learning support and supervision in the workplace.
The programme is generally not suitable for students who are from overseas as the entry criteria include a UK clinical placement.
English language requirements
IELTS 7.0 overall, with no less than 7.0 in any component..
Improve your English
International students who do not meet the English language requirements for this programme may be able to study our postgraduate pre-sessional English course, to help improve your English language level.
This pre-sessional course is designed with a progression route to your degree programme and you’ll learn academic English in the context of your subject area. To find out more, read Language for Science (6 weeks) and Language for Science: General Science (10 weeks).
If you need to study for longer than 10 weeks, read more about our postgraduate pre-sessional English course.
How to apply
Every applicant is invited to a recruitment half-day at the University, which may include a personal face-to face interview. You’ll be asked to identify your individual learning needs and your clinical placement site. This is so the programme team can advise you on the most appropriate programme/modules and time scale for study.
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Read more about paying fees and charges.
Additional cost information
There may be additional costs related to your course or programme of study, or related to being a student at the University of Leeds. Read more about additional costs
Scholarships and financial support
If you have the talent and drive, we want you to be able to study with us, whatever your financial circumstances. There may be help for students in the form of loans and non-repayable grants from the University and from the government. Find out more at Masters funding overview.
NHS Yorkshire and Humber employees
A limited number of funded places are available for some NHS staff in the Yorkshire and Humberside region. If you are interested in this possibility, we encourage you to apply early to the programme. Please discuss any proposed study with your line manager.