University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham


The course aims to enable midwives to develop, deliver and direct high-quality midwifery services within the context of the national and international drive towards improving maternity/health outcomes for the childbearing woman and her family; the midwife studies in depth the art and science of midwifery and the ethical, political, legal, economic, multi-professional and global context in which contemporary midwifery is practised; the course aims to equip midwives with the knowledge and skills required to operate at senior and strategic levels in today's midwifery and health care services; to achieve this, the Division of Midwifery offers a learning environment that facilitates the development of reflective, analytical and critical thinking and the ability to lead and manage change.

Entry requirements

Practising midwife in the UK with a minimum of 2 years� full-time experience at the point of commencement of the course; midwife from overseas: must be eligible for temporary registration with the NMC in the UK.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time £ 4,010 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
PgDip Full-time £ 9,155 per Academic year (overseas fees) 9 months
PgDip Part-time - 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham NG7 2HA East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiries Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559