Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

Nursing and Midwifery

2 research themes: (1) Maternal and child health (2) cancer nursing, supportive and palliative care; the maternal and child health theme is focused on high-risk pregnancy, childbirth and children including those admitted to neonatal intensive care and those surviving with impairments (cerebral palsy); this theme is also currently expanding to include the needs of fathers whose partners have high risk maternities; cancer nursing, supportive and palliative care aims to: Illuminate the experiences of cancer survivors and patients requiring palliative care, their informal carers and their professional carers, with a view to improving the experience of both survivorship and palliation; use those insights to provide a sound evidence base for care.

Entry requirements

For PhD degrees candidates should have a 2.1 degree as a minimum and it is recommended a taught Master's degree; there may be a specific requirement (e.g. language skills; driving license; willingness to travel) associated with particular projects these are clearly identified where necessary. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each individual component (or an equivalent qualification).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,730 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 4 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,730 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's University Belfast Belfast BT7 1NN Northern Ireland

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