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Midwifery

Let's deliver more than care. Let's deliver a generation.

The role midwives have in preparing women for the delivery of new life makes them a vital presence during all stages of pregnancy, labour and the early postnatal period.

Every student midwife is important to us and at the University of Central Lancashire we aim to support and encourage you, to develop into a confident and competent midwife.

We have an excellent reputation for educating and training midwives, as well as contributing world-leading research to the field. Studying midwifery you’ll learn from world renowned academics who are all still visible in practice.

Our strong links across the North West ensures you’ll have the opportunity of clinical placements in different settings.

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Why choose us?

  • The midwifery education team is supported by internationally renowned researchers in Midwifery and Infant Nutrition.

  • Our midwifery degree programmes have been handed the prestigious UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Award for the high levels of education in breastfeeding provided to students.

  • Midwifery was ranked 1st in the UK for overall ‘Teaching on my course’ (National Student Survey 2020)
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Future Careers and Opportunities

Once you have successfully completed the Midwifery undergraduate course, you will be able to enter the register as a qualified Midwife.

For those who are already qualified as a Midwife, we have a range of courses to help you take the next steps in your midwifery career with postgraduate qualifications or CPD courses.

Join us for an Open Day this Autumn

Our Open Days are designed to give you a taste of what it's like to study with us and explore the very facilities you will be making use of during your studies.

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