Allied health professions, dentistry, nursing and pharmacy

Health research at Greenwich brings together cross-disciplinary researchers, practitioners, and partners that focus on activities related to vulnerable populations across the lifecourse, with the ultimate aim of translating and applying the research conducted into professional practice and policy.

ILD | The Institute for Lifecourse Development

The Institute for Lifecourse Development is a key anchor resource where professionals from many different fields work closely together with researchers and stakeholders from public, charitable and voluntary organisations. Together we are developing effective and economically sustainable lifecourse solutions and tackling some of the most significant challenges society faces.

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Thinking of studying allied health professions, dentistry, nursing and pharmacy?

If you or your employees would like to study allied health professions, dentistry, nursing and pharmacy we have options available.

Health and social care degrees

You’ll learn from our expert, research-active tutors and be well supported during your work placement. You’ll benefit from great job prospects thanks to our strong links with NHS trusts and social care providers.

Midwifery degrees

Start your journey to becoming a registered midwife and find out why our award-winning midwifery team is rated so highly. Additional support of at least £5,000 a year is available, and you won’t need to pay this back.

Nursing degrees

Join us and gain the skills for a fulfilling career that makes a real difference. You’ll benefit from our excellent links with health service providers, and you could get extra support of at least £5,000 a year, which you won’t need to pay back.

Paramedic science degrees

On-campus study and work placements will give you the right mix of academic and hands-on learning to join the front line of emergency care. You could get extra support of at least £5,000 a year, which you won’t need to pay back.

Pharmacy degrees

Our courses run on Medway Campus and cover all the essentials from biological science to drug delivery and patient care. They include a four-year MPharm, which will enable you to apply for training that can lead to registration as a pharmacist.

PE, sport and exercise science degrees

Are you interested in teaching or coaching sport? We stand out as one of the few London universities with sports pitches on campus, plus we’ve got a new strength and conditioning lab and great links with Charlton Athletic FC.

Psychology degrees

Gain an understanding of human behaviour and mental processes and develop your research skills. Many of our courses are accredited by the British Psychological Society and some include study in fields related to psychology, such as counselling.

Public health degrees

These courses are perfect if you’re passionate about helping people and want a career improving the health and wellbeing of individuals and their communities. Our research-active academics will support you throughout your studies.

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