University of Brighton

University of Brighton

Occupational Therapy (Post-registration)

The course enables qualified occupational therapists to enhance both their own clinical knowledge and that of the health and social care organisations in which they work; additional routes fulfil the needs of individuals who undertake either educational or management duties.

Entry requirements

Knowledge and understanding of occupational therapy; recent study to at least A-level standard with a minimum qualification of at least one A-level; other equivalent qualifications might be an Accredited Access Certificate, or a National Vocational Qualification at level 3 or above (relevant experience will be taken into consideration in the selection process); applicants working in health and social care need to obtain the support of their managers before they apply for the course; each year a few applicants are also accepted from non-statutory organisations; as well as completing an application form applicants are required to visit an occupational therapy service and to write a short report; all applicants undertake a health declaration and are subject to a police check; for further information about entry requirements and funding contact the course team; for non-native speakers of English: IELTS 7.0 overall and 6.5 in writing.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 4,086 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 12,240 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 15 months
PgDip Part-time - 15 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01273 644644