Faculty of Health Sciences

MSc Midwifery (top-up)

Continuing Professional Development BSc

Start in September

Qualification Part time
MSc 1 year

About the course 

This programme is aimed at Midwives who have completed the Postgraduate Diploma in Midwifery at the University of Hull in the last 5 years, to top-up their qualification to an MSc.

This top-up degree will inform and enhance your professional function to enable you to contribute more effectively in the delivery of midwifery care.

The distinctive features of this programme include:

  • High degree of relevance to practice
  • Clear integration of theory and practice through the production of work related assignments
  • A flexible nature, facilitating study around work/life commitment

Assessment information

Study information to be confirmed.


What you'll study 


Allam Medical Building Hull 083
health nursing and midwifery hero 1900x800
Learning disability nursing

Benefit from the amazing facilities of our new £28-million Health Campus with its mock operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit.

Find out more

Developed with our NHS partners, our programmes are constantly updated to reflect the very latest in health care thinking.

Clinical placements give our students the skills, experience and support to become confident and compassionate health practitioners.

Expert staff work with NHS clinicians to deliver programmes from ‘bite-size’ taster sessions to PhDs in some of the UK’s finest facilities.

Fees and funding

Home: Please contact fhs.admiss@hull.ac.uk

International: Please contact fhs.admiss@hull.ac.uk

Entry requirements 

Postgraduate Diploma in Midwifery at the University of Hull in the last 5 years and Professional Registration as a Midwife.

Some applicants may be required to undertake a module on Advanced Health & Social Care Research prior to commencing the programme unless they can demonstrate APL against the module learning outcomes.

How to apply

Apply online using MyHull Portal.

This programme provides opportunities for you to develop your full potential and fosters commitment to continuing education. At the end of the MSc, you will be ready to undertake the role and responsibilities of the midwife.

Midwives leave the Faculty and go on to the wide range of career opportunities available for them. Students are prepared to work anywhere in the UK and throughout the world.