University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Maternal Newborn Health

Students will study the ethical, political, legal, economic, multi-professional and global context in which healthcare is provided to childbearing women and their newborns. To achieve this, the School offers a learning environment that facilitates the development or reflective, analytical and critical thinking and the ability to lead and manage change.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have: At least a 2.2 honours degree; must be a registered nurse/midwife and be involved in the delivery of maternal or newborn health care in their current practice. International students will be required to have occupational health clearance, supply a declaration of good character and health form certified by their current employer and undertake governance training in order to undertake insight/observational visits. IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Modules include: evidence for health and social care (30 credits); empowering midwifery practice (30 credits); dissertation (60 credits).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,010 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 13,730 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559