University of Brighton

University of Brighton

Podiatry and Education

The Podiatry and Education MSc is for practising podiatrists wanting to build on their skills and knowledge, advance their professional practice, and earn a further professional and academic qualification. The course helps you to develop your clinical and communication skills, and broaden your knowledge of podiatry and complementary education whilst earning a formal qualification. We are known for our flexible approaches to practice-based learning, with course durations and intensities that can be adapted to your individual needs and outside commitments. The course is designed to fit around your existing practice hours. Week-long intensive study blocks allow attendance for students based in the UK, EU and internationally.

Entry requirements

Normally BSc (Hons) Podiatry, minimum 2.1, or equivalent; students should be registrable as podiatrists with the Health Professions Council; for non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.

Course modules

Research methods for health professionals; principles of practice-based learning 1 and 2; practice-based learning in action; dissertation; plus 2 modules from: anatomy for podiatric practice; rheumatology and the lower limb; dermatology and the lower limb; diagnostic imaging; clinical pharmacology; the foot in diabetes; pathology and microbiology; off-loading the at-risk foot; foot and lower extremity musculoskeletal pathology and clinical biomechanics; surgical management of the foot.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Full-time - 1 years
PgDip Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,580 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,840 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,580 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 2 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Eastbourne Campus Eastbourne BN20 7UR South East

Key information

Course Enquiries
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01273 644644