Nursing at Manchester

Students in the corridor Group of CPD students

Considering a career in Nursing?

The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work within the Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences at The University of Manchester has a well-established history of providing nursing courses, being the first School in England to offer a nursing degree and appoint a Professor of Nursing.

Today, we are recognised as one of Europe's leading nursing education and research departments. We provide a broad range of nursing courses including pre-registration nursing, undergraduate and postgraduate post qualifying courses and MPhil/PhD.

The NHS Careers website has more general information on careers in Nursing:



Useful websites to consult


Postgraduate funding opportunities

    • North West Doctoral Training Centre: funding opportunities
      The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work forms part of the ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) North West Doctoral Training Centre (NWDTC). We are seeking outstanding postgraduates for places on our fully-funded 1+3 (Masters + PhD) and +3 (PhD) training routes.