Nursing and Midwifery


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ratio of coursework to practicals using our state of the art labs and simulator mannequins

It's what you do that counts​

At the School of Nursing and Midwifery we’re hands-on, at the cutting edge of healthcare, and are supportive and people-focused. We train individuals who are professional, warm and caring. Our community is made up of leaders – strong, proactive and adaptable. They have a real impact on the world around them. ​


Meeting Needs

Our teaching is professional, practical and accredited by regulatory bodies. However, it isn’t stuffy, we mix it up to meet the needs and expectations of our students, who have often come from challenging backgrounds or decided to get into healthcare for deeply personal reasons.

Innovative Healthcare

Through our multi-million-pound facilities, research projects and hands-on experience in the workplace, our students are kept up-to-date with the latest technology and innovations in healthcare.

Reputation for Research

We also have an excellent reputation for research that helps develop health and social care services and change lives.

Rehearse Emergencies

You can rehearse emergencies in our real-time labour ward, and get a feel for hospital acute care environments in the critical care laboratory.