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BMidwif Midwifery at The University of Manchester
BMidwif Midwifery
Gain the knowledge and practical skills you need to qualify as a midwife through our NMC-commended course.

BMidwif Midwifery / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours
3 years
Typical A-level offer
AAB-ABB (including specific subjects).
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
BBB (including specific subjects).
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

34 points overall with three higher level subjects at grades 6, 5, 5, including Biology or Chemistry.

You may also apply without science if you have 35 points, 6, 6, 5 at higher level.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Apply theory to practice through split weeks consisting of two days of campus-based learning and three days in  placement  at a local NHS trust.
  • Benefit from high-quality breastfeeding support guidance that achieved  UNICEF UK Baby Friendly University Accreditation  in 2016.
  • Build confidence in your skills as you provide continuity of midwifery care for a small number of women through student case-holding.
  • Study the theory elements of the Examination of the Newborn qualification as part of your degree.
Midwifery at The University of Manchester

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying midwifery at Manchester is like. Find out about our  upcoming open days .

Discover Day

We also offer a Midwifery Discover Day every summer. For more information on this, visit the Discover Day page.


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £23,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Additional expenses

An initial set of uniforms for clinical practice (choice of dresses or tunics and trousers) will be supplied by the University. You will need to purchase a fob-watch and suitable shoes for your placement. Some travel costs to placements may be covered by Health Education England . If you choose to undertake an elective placement abroad you will need to fund the additional costs associated with this eg travel and accommodation.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Contact name
Admissions Secretary
+44 (0)161 306 7602
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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