36 months
15360 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Podiatry (Hons) degree offered at Ulster University offers this course to people who wish to gain a professional qualification in Podiatry together with a good foundation for postgraduate study and continuing professional development.


Podiatry (Hons) degree offered at Ulster University is a science based healthcare profession that places emphasis on the promotion, maintenance, and restoration of foot health. The responsibilities of the professional podiatrist are to detect and diagnose problems concerning the feet, and to implement an effective management strategy. Students are trained to appreciate all aspects of health and disease and to work alongside other healthcare professionals to provide the most appropriate care for their patients. Extensive practical experience equips graduates with the knowledge and skills essential for clinical practice.


  • Associate Podiatrist
  • Band 5 podiatrist
  • Podiatrist
  • Podiatry
  • Radopgraphy Assistant
  • Self-employed Podiatrist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Podiatric Foundation Studies
  • Anatomy and Physiology for Podiatrists
  • Clinical Practice
  • Biomechanics
  • Lower Limb Structure and Function
  • Clinical Practice Development
  • Knowledge and Skills for Personal & Professional Development 
  • Pathophysiology
  • Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The A Level requirement for this course is BBB to include a grade B from one of the following: Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, CCEA Single Award Life & Health Sciences (first taught September 2016), Double Award Life & Health Sciences (grade BB) or Double Award Applied Science (grade BB).
  • Overall BTEC Level 3 QCF Extended Diploma with profile DDD in a relevant science based BTEC.
  • OR BTEC Level 3 RQF National Extended Diploma with profile DDM.
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Access to Higher Education (HE)
  • GCSE
  • English Language Requirements
  • UCAS Personal Statements
  • Pass HND with overall Merit to include 60 distinctions in level 5 credits/units.
  • Pass HNC with overall Distinction to include 90 distinctions in level 4/5 credits/units.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15360 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15360 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • fully funded by the Department of Health for students resident in Northern Ireland and from the Republic of Ireland (excluding England, Scotland, Wales and EU)


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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