MSc/PGDip Advanced Audiology Studies / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- MSc 1yr FT, 2yr PT; PGDip 9m FT, 24m PT
- Entry requirements
We require a recognised professional audiology qualification and a relevant honours first degree (Upper Second or above, or equivalent) from an approved higher education institution or evidence of previous advanced study, research or professional experience that the University accepts as qualifying the applicant for entry.
Part-time students seconded from employment to undertake this course must have the written support of their employer to attend and to complete any necessary practice requirements.
Audiologists working in the NHS in the north-west who wish to apply for a place funded through the Continuing Education Service Level Agreement (SLA) also require line manager support.
- Number of places/applicants
- 40 places
- How to apply
Self-funding applicants or those not eligible for SLA funding must apply online . Applicants eligible for SLA funding should discuss their application with their line manager.
See the Application and selection section for further details of what we require in your application.
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- Prepare for advanced audiology roles in clinical management, clinical practice, teaching and research if you are already a practising audiologist.
- Study at a university ranked 8th in the UK and 35th in the world for life sciences and medicine (QS World University Rankings 2018).
- Learn from internationally recognised experts at the Manchester Centre for Audiology and Deafness (ManCAD).
- Study a combination of units specific to audiology and those shared with students from other health professions for inter-professional learning.
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,750
International students (per annum): £22,000
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,875
UK/EU students (per annum): £7,800
International students (per annum): £17,600
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,900
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an Alumni Bursary of £1000 towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are recent University of Manchester graduates and who are commencing one of our postgraduate taught Master's programmes in 2018. The bursary is available to students or alumni who:
- graduated in 2017 or are graduating in 2018
- hold a first class honours degree
- have home or overseas fee status
- are applying for full or part time study
- are self-funded and not in receipt of any other funding support
The bursary will be applied as a fee reduction automatically for those students and alumni who meet the Alumni Bursary criteria so there is no application process.
The University of Manchester has a number of bursaries aimed at removing barriers to masters study for students. Find out if you are eligible.