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Nursing Studies MSc / Nursing Studies (Top-up) MSc

Nursing Studies MSc / Nursing Studies (Top-up) MSc

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


2 years

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Nursing Studies

Course type


Course Summary


Why study MSc Nursing Studies at Middlesex University?

This master's degree is an innovative programme suitable for any degree-level practising nurse who wishes to follow a flexible modular pathway towards a masters degree.

Course highlights

  • Individualised study pathway based on pre-accreditation. Tailored to current and future development needs
  • It is possible to accredit or recognise prior learning RPL
  • Work-based learning modules for core modules making the masters highly applicable to the organisation you work in
  • Enables you to demonstrate mastery in nursing-related skills and knowledge in order to contribute to enhanced professional nursing practice and service development
  • Facilitates your acquisition of critical understanding and use of advanced research skills
  • As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.


How can the MSc Nursing Studies support your career?

Following completion of the MSc, you will be perfectly placed for a wide variety of enhanced career opportunities.

You might also wish to explore your options in research or academia, or even complete further study at doctoral level.


WBH 4760 Work Based Learning Project (60 Credits)
WBH 4630 Advanced Practitioner Inquiry (30 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

Part-time students: £60 per credit; Part-time students: £30 per dissertation credit.

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

This course is not available to EU or international students.

Entry requirements

Students need to have a lower second (2:2) honours degree or above in nursing. Be working as a registered nurse or are a registered nurse with recent nursing experience (within one year). In exceptional circumstances, students who do not have a degree but who have successfully completed Level 7 CPD modules or who can provide evidence of their ability to pursue successfully postgraduate-level study may also be considered UK students are eligible to apply for this course but must be currently registered as a nurse and be working within the UK health service. This course is not available to EU or international students.

University information

Middlesex is a campus university based in leafy North London only 25 minutes from the buzz of central London. It has been excelling in teaching for over 130 years and boasts international campuses in Dubai and Mauritius. Their industry led, contemporary courses and practice-based teaching will help you to excel in the job market and become a leader in your field. Middlesex’s teaching is informed by the needs of industry, so you’ll develop the...more