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Nursing and Midwifery

Welcome to Nursing and Midwifery

Want to become a professional nurse, midwife or operating department practitioner and join this remarkable field of healthcare? Then our nursing and midwifery courses are just what you need to make your mark in this subject area. Nursing at the University of Bolton is ranked as number one in England for student satisfaction by The Complete University Guide 2020. You could join our students in being some of the most satisfied students in the UK by studying one of our nursing courses.

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Advanced Clinical Practice: Who Should Consider Retraining?

02 Nov 20

Retraining with a master’s at the University of Bolton is one of the best things you can do for your career. Our MSc Advanced Clinical Practice course is suitable for a range of healthcare practitioners who have current relevant employ...

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What a career in Nursing and Midwifery looks like

01 Jun 20

Deciding on a career path can seem like a tremendous task to begin with. After studying multiple subjects for years, you finally have an idea about what you enjoy learning and potentially a career to pursue. The next step is to look for ...

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Why should you become a qualified nurse?

28 May 20

In October last year, it was announced that NHS nurse vacancies are expected to rise to more than 43,000. We know that nurses in the NHS are vital links in supporting our community; they not only help things to run smoothly throughout ho...

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Make a difference by choosing to study midwifery or nursing

27 May 20

The NHS faces a crisis as it attempts to recruit enough nurses and midwives to keep up with the needs of a growing society. With the demand for these roles higher than ever, the University of Bolton provides courses and programmes that r...


Want a career working and caring for children?

27 May 20

If you enjoy caring for children and young people, a career as a Children's Nurse could be the perfect role for you. Also known as a paediatric nurse, this role allows you to be a key member of a multi-disciplinary team of profession...

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A growing population and your role within it

28 Apr 20

Year-on-year since 1982 the UK population has been growing, something which goes unnoticed in most areas of the countries, but with where it is realised the most, is on our health services. In the UK, approximately 900,000 women give bir...


Ellisse Vernon

Adult Nursing | 2019

"The adult nursing course at the University of Bolton is outstanding; university tutors and clinical nurse tutors are very supportive and you’re not just a student ID number, at this university you are an individual with a name. The dedication and support which I have received since transferring has had an impact on me not only as a student nurse with becoming more confident but has had a positive impact on my overall grades. The clinical skills week before starting placement are brilliant and prepares you and helps you practice the skills needed on the wards. Throughout placement the clinical nurse tutors come and see you every week to ensure everything is going smoothly and to highlight any issues – if any. I couldn’t recommend studying at the University of Bolton enough – it is fantastic!"


Trish Houghton

Head of the School of Nursing and Midwifery |

"Focusing on areas that include nursing, midwifery and operating department practice, the School of Nursing and Midwifery is one of the biggest schools in the university and sits within the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing. Our innovative courses benefit from strong links, along with excellent partnership working with employers and governing organisations, ensuring that they are directly relevant to professional practice. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) accredit many of the programmes within the school, whilst the Health Care Professional Council (HCPC) and the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) approve others. We also work with educational establishments around the UK, supporting them in the provision of custom-designed, industry-led courses in the nursing, health and human sciences arenas."


Jane Bentley

Adult Nursing | 2016

"The things that I like about the University of Bolton are; the supportive environment, the small teaching groups, there is a good mix between clinical experience and academic learning, we receive good feedback and a step by step approach to teaching if offered."


Shazia Ali

Adult Nursing | 2016

"I began my nurse training at the University Of Bolton in February 2016. Throughout my three years, the University provided me with immense support within my placements and academic work. The tutors were always on hand when needed, and also prepared us for the challenges that a nurse can face, and helped develop the skills needed to handle these situations. I am now a qualified nurse working within the Royal Bolton Hospital and can confidently say that this could not have been done without the ongoing support that has been provided by the University of Bolton's academic staff and support services. "



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