Midwifery (Registered Midwife)
Key Course Facts
We are proud to be ranked number one in London for Nursing and Midwifery (Guardian University League Tables, 2022)
This three-year postgraduate course has been designed for graduates who would like to gain the knowledge, skills and values necessary to register as midwives on the Nursing and Midwifery Council's (NMC) professional register.
What will you study? Topics include maternal and neonatal physiology, professional, ethical and legal issues, public health and research. At least 50 per cent of learning is practice-based. You will work with midwives in hospitals and the community, caring for women and birthing people, and their families through pregnancy and birth and providing postnatal care.
Reasons to choose Kingston University
Kingston University is ranked No.1 in London and No.6 overall in the UK for Nursing and Midwifery (Guardian league tables 2022).
We have a new dedicated midwifery simulation suite where you can practise your clinical skills.
100% of students from this course are in highly-skilled employment or further study within six months of graduating (DLHE 2016/17).
Please apply via UCAS:
Course code 1A37
Institution code K84
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
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A degree at grade 2.2 or above. Health or science-related subjects preferred. GCSE at grade 4 or above (or grade C or above for GCSEs taken before 2017) in five subjects, including English Language, Mathematics and Science equivalent qualification e.g. Functional/Key skills level 2 in numeracy and literacy; Level 2 Applied Science. Our selection process includes an interview, occupational health clearance and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced check including checks against the Adult and Child Workforce Barring lists.
Tuition Fees Midwifery (Registered Midwife) MMid
|England UK||£9250||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||year 1|
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
Positions of Kingston University in top UK and global rankings.
See all 21 university rankings of Kingston University
About Kingston University
Founded in 1899, Kingston University is located in the suburban town of Kingston upon Thames, London. The university’s four campuses can be found in and around the town centre, with a free shuttle bus helping students to get there. This university offers what they call Flexi-stay accommodation, which allows students to book rooms in their residence halls for periods in which they expect to be studying exceptionally hard.
Student composition of Kingston University
Students by level of study Academic year 2020/21 - Full-time equivalent student enrollments published by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) on 10 February 2022
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Midwifery with Public Health (January) Msci (Hons)||Birmingham City University||44%||0%||4%||£9250||£12000||137||Birmingham||On campus Full-time|
|Midwifery with Leadership MSc||University of Leicester||80%||5%||10%||-||-||135||Leicester||On campus Full-time|
|Enhanced Midwifery Care MSc||City University London||80%||5%||10%||£11020||£17690||135||London||On campus Full-time|
|Midwifery (Shortened Programme - Postgraduate) MSc (PG)||University of Worcester||80%||5%||10%||£9250||£12700||135||Worcester||On campus Full-time|
|Midwifery (Postgraduate Entry) MSc (PG)||University of Bradford||80%||5%||10%||£9250||£20118||135||Bradford||On campus Full-time|
|Advanced Clinical Practice (Midwifery) MSc||University of Bedfordshire||80%||5%||10%||£8250||£13275||135||Luton||On campus Part-time|
|Nursing and Midwifery MSc (Res)||University of Huddersfield||80%||5%||10%||£4647||£16000||135||Huddersfield||On campus Full-time|
|Midwifery Studies MSc||Middlesex University||80%||5%||10%||£61||£93||135||London||On campus Part-time|
|Midwifery (Pre Registration) MSc||University of Cumbria||80%||5%||10%||£9250||-||135||Carlisle||On campus Full-time|
|Midwifery (Postgraduate Entry) Msci (Hons)||The University of Sheffield||80%||5%||10%||£9250||-||135||Sheffield||On campus Full-time|