Taught course

International Nursing Studies (with option of Overseas Nursing Programme)

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education

Entry requirements

The minimum qualification required for admission is: 1. A First Degree, with Honours, at a minimum final classification of Upper Second (2:1) or equivalent. 2. Students must be qualified for 1 year and working in an appropriate role within a clinical nursing environment for at least 1 year. 3. Each application will be assessed individually to ensure that these requirements have been met. Examples of evidence may include transcripts of learning, certificates, a professional portfolio, personal statements and two references. 4. If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University. You will also have to pass an Occupational Health check and obtain a satisfactory enhanced level Disclosure and Barring Service certificate for the work shadowing option of this course.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our course aims to help overseas nurses to expand their experience. The MSc International Nursing will help you achieve your goals and will benefit you in your current nursing role.

You will reflect on the difference in various international healthcare needs and caring for patients with different background. The emphasis will be on the importance of adopting a flexible approach to become an increasingly effective practitioner and care for patients with complex needs. Completing your Master’s degree at Anglia Ruskin will improve your global employability in the healthcare sector

Find out more on our Anglia Ruskin University course page.

Information for international students

Please see the entry requirements section. Please contact us directly for further information.

Fees and funding

UK students
Please refer to the funding section
International students
Please refer to the funding section

Information on fees can be found here.

For more information of funding opportunitie available check out our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Anglia Ruskin Applicant Enquiries Team
+44 (0)1245 68 4080