School of Health Sciences

Welcome to the School of Health Sciences website.

We provide a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses and degrees in the fields of nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, sport rehabilitation, and allied health professions. We enable students to qualify in their chosen profession and help those already qualified to further develop their skills. 

We have an outstanding reputation for teaching and research excellence. Research within the School focuses on supportive and palliative care; education and health informatics; mental health; rehabilitation; and child and maternal health.


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Learning Beyond Registration

Our Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) programme is a means by which health and social care professionals can develop their skills, knowledge and practice to ensure contemporary care.

Postgraduate study

We offer a variety of full or part-time masters, certificates and diplomas for health and social care professionals, with a focus on either advanced clinical practice or research.


We have a strong research and knowledge transfer focus and have a large and vibrant community of doctoral scholars, including many international students.




School's Nurses Shortlisted for Awards

School of Health Sciences students and educator shortlisted for Student Nursing Times Awards 2015

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Nursing at Derby Open Day

02/05/2015 (09:00-15:00)
Royal Derby Hospital, The University of Notingham
Our nursing open day at Derby provides prospective students with the opportunity to find out more about the School and our nursing courses, meet our staff and to see the education centre.

International Day of the Midwife Event

05/05/2015 (18:00-20:00)
Jubilee Campus, National College
The International Day of the Midwife event provides an opportunity to recognise the work of midwives in a diversity of settings.

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Athena SWAN

The School is committed to becoming an exemplar for fairness and equality of opportunity for all. This is exemplified by our successful bid for Athena Swan Bronze Status and our endeavour to roll out best practice to all staff and student groups. Find out more about Athena SWAN.

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School of Health Sciences

B Floor, South Block Link
Queen's Medical Centre
Nottingham, NG7 2HA

telephone: +44 (0)115 823 0850
email: shs-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk