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BSc (Hons)


3 years
September 2024

This course will prepare you to be a confident and competent midwife, effectively supporting women, birthing people and their families through pregnancy, birth and beyond.

Why study with us

  • 4th
    in the UK for overall positivity
    National Student Survey (Midwifery) (compared with unis in the Guardian University Guide)
  • You'll benefit from a case-based approach to learning, allowing you to learn from real-world scenarios in an engaging and holistic way.
  • You'll spend 50% of your time on placements in practice and this will contribute towards 50% of your overall degree classification.
  • Our midwifery and health visiting degree programmes are the first in the UK to be awarded the prestigious UNICEF Baby Friendly Gold Award which meet the sustainability standards (2021).

What you'll do

  • You’ll have the opportunity to use clinical skill labs, which provide a safe environment to put theoretical knowledge into practice.
  • Within your programme, you will have the opportunity to participate in an elective placement, which can be either national or international, allowing you to explore midwifery in a different setting.
  • You have the opportunity to join the award-wining University Midwifery Society and Passionate Midwifery Forums.


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Future careers

Your midwifery qualifications and experience will open up a wide range of options to further develop your career.

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Fees and funding

Full-time£9,250 per year
Full-time£16,500 per year
Full-time£9,250 per year
Full-time£17,325 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Nursing and Midwifery

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

You can find regulations and policies relating to student life at the University of Central Lancashire on our student contract page