School of Nursing and Midwifery

Are you ready to make a difference to people’s lives?

Shape your career as a nurse or midwife by specialising in the areas you want, work flexibly both in the UK and abroad, and be part of a wider multidisciplinary team.
  • Three-year courses that lead to registration as a nurse or midwife
  • Masters-level programmes
  • Post-registration and professional development programmes
  • Research programmes (PhD and ResM)

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What our students say

  • à “Staff are approachable, easy to contact and supportive, helpful as well as being passionate and experienced.”
  • à “My personal tutor has given excellent support when I have reached out. Help is also available from different areas of the uni for learning.”
  • à “Staff make the subjects interesting an empower you to do your best, and all are passionate about nursing.”
  • à “Good access to skills labs, that are well stocked and use lots of high quality equipment.”
  • à “Support from tutors and staff has always been great. They really do work hard to help with any problems.”
  • à “Personal tutor has been outstanding through supporting personal issues and getting me through the course.”
  • à “The course intellectually challenged me and I was able to gain in-depth knowledge.”
  • à “My lecturers have a real interest in my development. I could not have asked for a better place to study.”

Executive Team

Programme Leads

  • Lecturer in Acute/Critical Care Nursing (Education)
    MSc/PgDip Advanced Critical Care Practitioner
  • Head of School
    MSc Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
  • Associate Professor (Education)
    MSc Contemporary Healthcare (Education)
  • Lecturer in Surgical Care Practitioner (Education)
    MSc/PgDip Surgical Care Practitioner
  • Academic Partnerships Lead - Health and Social Care Providers
    BSc (Hons) Professional Development (all pathways)
  • Associate Professor in Adult Nursing (Education)
    BSc (Hons) Critical Care and BSc (Hons) Urgent and Emergency Care
  • Lecturer in Adult Nursing
    MSc Advanced Professional Practice (Nursing and Midwifery Professions)
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Nationally and internationally significant research

Our interdisciplinary research takes account of how healthcare will evolve


We research sustainability, use of new genetic knowledge and technologies, the ageing population, use of internet and mobile technologies, changes in clinical education, contemporary nursing, and how knowledge is translated into practice and policy. We have a number of experienced academic research supervisors ready to advise you on your research journey. 
Find out more about our research

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