What will I learn?

Important notice - campus changeThis course will move to the Magee campus in September 2022.Podiatry is a science-based healthcare profession that places emphasis on the promotion, maintenance and restoration of foot and lower limb 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.Podiatry is a profession of subspecialties including sports medicine, paediatrics, rheumatology, musculo-skeletal, diabetes, general practice, dermatology, medico-legal and podiatric surgery. All of these areas offer potential avenues for employment and extended scope of practice. This degree programme provides the broad base of training for entry level into any of these subspecialties.The University regularly 'refreshes' courses to make sure they are as up-to-date as possible. The University calls this process 'academic revalidation'. . For the most up-to-date course/module information, please contact the course director, Raymond Robinson, email r.robinson@ulster.ac.uk

Which department am I in?

Magee Campus

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£15,360.00 (US$ 20,818) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

September 2022


Magee, Londonderry

Northland Road,


Northern Ireland,

BT48 7JL, Northern Ireland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

GCE A level grades BBB to include Mathematics and one from Physics, Chemistry, Geography, ICT, Biology, Engineering, Life and Health Sciences (single or double award) or Technology (incl Environmental Tech/Environmental Science/Technology & Design/Design & Technology/Digital Technology).Applicants can satisfy the requirement for one of the A level grades (or equivalent) by substituting a combination of alternative qualifications recognised by the University.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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