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University of Salford

Pre-registration Master's Podiatry Programme

This unique podiatry programme is currently the UK’s only master’s level course that leads to registration with the Health and Care Profession Council.

On this course you will develop practical skills with patients from the first semester, both at the University’s in-house clinics and while on placement.

You will be taught by, and have opportunity to work with senior post-doctoral researchers as you acquire the knowledge, critical enquiry and skills needed to work successfully in this field.

Entry requirements

To gain entry onto this course, you should have a BSc (Hons) degree at grade 2:2 or above in a health-related subject.

We also welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria, but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.

Course modules

Foundations of Knowledge in Practice
Advancement of Knowledge in Practice
Core Proficiencies in Clinical Practice
Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis
Assessment Diagnosis and Management in Clinical Practice
Advancing Professional Knowledge and Practice
Advanced Clinical Practice

Assessment methods

Objective-structured exam

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).


For up-to-date fees, visit the University of Salford's website.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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