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Entry requirements

A UK Ordinary (non-honours) degree

You also need to:

  • be working as an IPC practitioner in a healthcare setting
  • have IPC in your job title
  • have been working in this role for at least 12 months

We operate a flexible Recognition for Prior Learning (RPL) system by which students who do not have a degree may be eligible for entry. We recognise that students applying for this course may have acquired significant learning from previous educational and life/work experience. We can offer potential students the opportunity of having such learning assessed for credit. This credit would go towards your application for this course.

English language requirements

You do not need to prove your knowledge of English if you are a national of certain countries.

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Further information on English language qualifications

Don’t meet the English language requirements?

Pre-sessional English for international students

If you hold a conditional offer and have not yet met the English entry requirements for a degree course at the University, we can help you with our pre-sessional English courses.

Learn more about our pre-sessional English courses.

Questions? Need help?

Contact our Health Sciences enquiry team