Our Midwifery programme is 1st in Wales and 3rd in the UK.
Why you should study with us
1st in Wales and 3rd in the UK
Our Midwifery programme is ranked 1st in Wales and 3rd in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2021
WHO Collaborating Centre
We are a designated World Health Organisation (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Midwifery Development. We are the only Centre in the European region
We are international
We are committed to enabling our students to have an international learning experience
Our main School building is situated in the heart of Wales’ biggest hospital – so you will be immersed in an actual healthcare environment from day one
Our programme is funded
A full NHS bursary, including tuition fees and a non-repayable bursary for living costs is available for our programmes providing you meet eligibility requirements
Our high-tech simulation suites and equipment mirror the healthcare environments in which you will undertake placements and eventually work in as qualified professionals
Midwifery (BMid) Admissions Tutor, Janet Israel, provides an overview of the course - from how it is structured, to tips on how to apply.
Full time, 3 years
Our midwifery programme will provide you with the skills you need to become a confident and compassionate midwife, making a real difference to women during all stages of pregnancy, labour and the early postnatal period.
I love being there for women and being their advocate. Jamie Midwifery (BMid) student
Hear from one of our students
Third year Midwifery (BMid) student, Holly, talks about her experience of studying with us.
The opportunity to work within two University Health Boards enriches your education and the dedicated mentors help develop you into a confident and skilled practitioner. Lily Midwifery (BMid) student.
Take a virtual tour of our facilities
Our simulation suite mirrors clinical settings allowing students to develop key skills and experience.
Our refurbished lecture theatre hosts large teaching sessions.
Flat 189 enables students to practice assessment and treatment skills in a home environment.
Our theatre is complete with all the equipment found in a hospital theatre.
Our facility where students develop skills such as Basic Life Support.
Our recreational and cafeteria space is also home to the Heath Campus Student's Union.
Educational resources for our healthcare programmes can be found at our on-site library.
We have many practical rooms where students can practice and develop their clinical skills.
Global healthcare opportunities
We are committed to enabling our students to have an international learning experience. In 2019, over 100 healthcare undergraduate students travelled and gained healthcare experience overseas.
Where in the world would you go?
Be part of something special
Want to make a difference, not just a choice? With accessible courses, inspiring lecturers, and friends you make for life, release your potential with us and start a career you'll feel proud of.
More to watch
The following videos were created by students and staff to celebrate the Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020.
Why we love being Student Midwives
Our September '19 cohort explain why they love being student midwives.
September '18 Student Midwives
Our September '18 Student Midwives celebrate International Day of the Midwife 2020.
The Year of the Nurse and the Midwife 2020
The World Health Organisation has designated 2020 the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.
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Our programme is ranked 1st in Wales and 3rd in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2021.