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BSc Speech and Language Therapy / Overview

Year of entry: 2016

Degree awarded
BSc (Hons)
4 years
Typical A-level offer
We require grades AAB or equivalent.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
How to apply

Course description

Speech and language therapists identify, assess and support the needs of people who have communication, eating, swallowing and drinking disorders. This course has been designed to enable students to develop the core theoretical knowledge and specialist clinical skills required by the speech and language therapy profession as well as providing academic study to meet the aims of a higher education qualification.

The course at The University of Manchester places particular emphasis on scientific thinking, preparing students to incorporate clinical enquiry into their chosen career path. Each student is provided with individual support through an academic advisor on a regular basis.

All those embarking upon a career as a health care professional, should be aware of the NHS Constitution , the principles and values of which are embedded in this course.

Open days

We welcome you to come and get a feel for what it's like to study at the School of Health Sciences and visit us on one of our open days.


Fees for entry in 2016 will be paid in full by the NHS (subject to confirmation) for home/EU students. The course is not open to international students. For general fees information, please visit: Undergraduate Fees


UK and EU students have their fees paid in full by the NHS (subject to confirmation). UK Healthcare Students can apply for a grant in addition to the means-tested bursary. For more information visit: NHS careers financial support (NHS website)

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
+44 (0)161 275 3389
+44 (0)161 275 3373
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Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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