This programme focuses on learning to help people with painful lower limbs and feet restore or maintain mobility; therefore giving them more comfort and independence. On graduation you may apply to register as a podiatrist with the Health and Care Professions Council. Your qualification will also be recognised by the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists. The University of Southampton is the only Russell Group University in the UK to offer a BSc (Hons) podiatry degree. As a result, studying here provides a unique student-centred, research- led learning environment. This three year full time programme is focussed on the recognition and management of disorders in the lower limb and foot to enable restoration of patient mobility and independence. You will spend 100 per cent of your work placements in an external clinical setting, either with the NHS or private practice. On graduation you will be eligible to apply to register as a podiatrist with the Health and Care Professions Council. Your qualification will also be recognised by the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists.
- A level
- Scottish Higher
- International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
- Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
- Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
- Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
- Access to HE Diploma
- Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal
Grades / Points
Including science or social science subjectGeneral Studies, Critical Thinking and Use of Mathematics are excluded for entry.
This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.
£9,250 per year
These are the tuition fees you pay if you are resident in England
About this University
The University of Southampton dates back to 1862: located on the south coast of England, it is close to the New Forest and the Isle of Wight. The main campus is north of the city centre, near to a large managed woodland. There are excellent road, rail, sea and air links and London is just over an hour away by train.
Main Site - Highfield Campus