If you want a career in nursing, midwifery, social work or one of the allied health professions (AHPs) we can give you a great start. All our degrees are approved by regulatory bodies. You’ll be learning from clinically experienced staff and will gain work experience in a variety of settings.
Professional and Short (CPD)
Schools and departments
Courses in health and social care are taught in:
Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery, Department of Psychology, Health and Professional Development, Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work
Courses are underpinned by internationally leading research from the Oxford Institute of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Research (OxINMAHR), which is based at Oxford Brookes.
Nursing and Midwifery students are members of the Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery, a unique partnership with Oxford University Hospitals and Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trusts.
The Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy programmes work closely with the highly regarded researchers from the Centre for Movement, Occupational and Rehabilitation Sciences.
Oxford Institute of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Research
The Oxford Institute of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Research (OxINMAHR) is a vibrant, multi-disciplinary Research Institute which comprises a community of scholars who share a passion to identify, examine and implement best quality health care within our areas of expertise.
"Meeting lots of students from different countries helped me to make new friendships and learn how to talk and interact with people from other cultures"Read more about Ruqaya
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Yan Wai Kwong
"I have had three placements so far! I got an observational placement in a neurology rehabilitation in Oxford Centre for Enablement, I arranged one in Hong Kong where I've worked with a musculoskeletal clinic and at the John Radcliffe Hospital under the vascular team"Read more about Yan
"Enrolling in Children’s Nursing at Brookes is certainly one of the best decisions I have ever made!"Read more about Helen
"You’ll work hard and it can be testing, but it’s also rewarding beyond measure"Read more about Guy
"Brookes was the place for me; I can’t imagine myself anywhere else"Read more about Rachael
"I have worked at the John Radcliffe (JR) Hospital Neuroscience Department as Therapy Assistant for two years prior to my course at Oxford Brookes"Read more about Nishanthan
"I’ve been able to apply what I’ve learned to aspects of my own lifestyle"Read more about Jamie
"I got the job a month after graduating"Read more about Lauren
"I was able to see elite coaching in action and had the chance to carry out my own research"Read more about Lauren
"I chose Oxford Brookes due to its fantastic teaching facilities and close links to local hospitals such as the John Radcliffe"Read more about Stephanie
Kevin Barclay Meek
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