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Midwifery courses

Gain skills and confidence for a rewarding career in midwifery

Step into a course where you’ll get practical support to start or excel as a midwife.

Open Days

Discover more about our range of courses and get a feel for life at for yourself at our next Open Day.

Why study Midwifery at ?

has ranked 2nd in London for Nursing and Midwifery by the Guardian University Rankings (2022).

What will you learn/gain?

You'll have access to our state-of-the-art facilities at the Hendon campus and StoneX Stadium with specialist spaces, simulation suites, specialist labs and much more.

What are your career prospects?

Career opportunities for midwives go beyond hospitals, with antenatal, labour and postnatal wards and neonatal units in the private sector and NHS. They include work in the community, local clinics, children's centres and GP surgeries.

Midwifery at

Study clinical skills in our modern facilities and put learning into action on a work placement at an NHS Trust, where you’ll meet the mentor who’ll guide you from student to practitioner.

At postgraduate level, access expert teaching to achieve an even greater impact on families.

Nursing and Midwifery West Stand tours

Our high-tech training centre at West Stand StoneX Stadium is a £24 million centre of excellence for simulation-based learning in healthcare and sports science, in partnership with Saracens. It has the latest tech and facilities to help you link classroom theory with professional skills.

To book onto the next tour to see our state-of-the-art Nursing/Midwifery and Sports Science facilities, take a look at our events page.

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Studying midwifery at

We were visited by the Royal College of Nursing who interviewed staff and students in our state-of-the-art simulation centre, where nursing students can get hands-on experience in a controlled environment.

Our Midwifery courses at a glance

Over 90%

NMC Accredited

State-of-the-art facilities

Midwifery facilties

Explore our high-tech nursing and midwifery facilities equipped with simulators and mannequins for hands-on practice and learning.

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Meet Our Grads: Nursing/Midwifery and Social Work

Want to find out more about how we support you with your career hear from our BSc Nursing (Child) student Jamilah, or MA Social Work student Mariah.

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