The University of Southampton
Health Sciences

Postgraduate, pre-registration & post-qualifying

At Health Sciences we have everything you need to achieve progression in your healthcare career and that is exactly why many of our past students are now senior practitioners in major healthcare organisations.

Our postgraduate and post-qualifying courses are designed to match the requirements of employers and professional bodies. As a result a postgraduate diploma, masters degree, research degree, or doctorate from us represents your passport to more senior clinical, academic, or research based roles.

Our Health Sciences postgraduate taught offering

Taught degrees

Learn more about our postgraduate pre and post-qualifying taught courses to take that important next step in your career.

Our Health Sciences postgraduate research study opportunities

Research degrees

Find out more about our postgraduate research programmes and open up a wide spectrum of career opportunities.

More on internships at postgraduate level


The Arthritis Research UK Internship project offers supervision and mentoring skills from leading UK health researchers.

Finance information for postgraduate level study

Money matters

Explore our Money matters page to find out everything you need to know about fees and funding for postgraduate study with us.

Postgraduate Open Day

Join us on campus, Wednesday 22nd November 2017 to find out what it's really like to study at Southampton.

Speak directly to staff and students on campus, and learn about our courses, our world-class facilities and funding opportunities.

Pre-register now

Professional development

Enhance your knowledge and skills with our individual professional development modules and short courses.

Virtual open day

You can explore the University and our campuses from wherever you are using our Virtual Open Day.

Student testimonial 

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“Studying at Southampton definitely lived up to its reputation – particularly with the structure of the course and lecturer knowledge, but also with opportunities for learning such as the SIM lab for practicing ward skills before starting placement.”

Elouise Haikney - Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Nursing - Child

External scholarships

University of Southampton External Scholarships list 

Arthritis Research uk

Commonwealth Scholarships

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