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Bachelor of Science in Paramedic Studies (Practitioner Entry)

The University of Limerick (UL) BS Paramedic Studies (Practitioner) course is open to experienced paramedics/advanced paramedics who can demonstrate current paramedic practice.

Full course details can be found in the Bachelor of Paramedic Studies Practitioner Entry brochure. 

This course has a highly innovative curriculum which offers students the opportunity to complete an honours degree by predominately distance learning.  Over the course of 2 years of study, students will be taught the basic medical and clinical sciences necessary to become rounded, knowledgeable healthcare professionals.  

Candidates must:

- Currently be registered at the level of paramedic or higher with the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council of Ireland for a minimum of 12 months. 
- Hold a Diploma in Emergency Medical Science or Emergency Medical Technology equivalent to Level 7 (Irish Students) OR have completed Health and Care Professions Council Paramedical training in the British Isles.

The closing date for applications to the BS Paramedic Studies (Practitioner) is 17th July, 2020. 


Applications for the Bachelor of Science in Paramedic Studies 
must be made via the online Undergraduate Application Form. 

Applications have now closed.