You must have some experience of delivering care in a professional or voluntary capacity, and a reference from a current or recent employer or educational institution. Normally five GCSEs at grade C or above, including English language or literature, mathematics and a science (single or double) or equivalent*, plus an honours degree, recognised in the UK at 2.2 or above.
Months of entry
Qualify to become a nurse in two years instead of three with this postgraduate course. You spend 52 weeks of your course on placement, with the support of the University and an experienced nurse mentor. Following the course you are able to apply for registration to the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a qualified nurse.
• Take two years to become a fully qualified nurse.
• Prepare well for a career in nursing with 52 weeks of placement-based training.
• Gain support from a mentor who is an experienced nurse, who helps you develop.
• Benefit from high-quality facilities in our £13m Robert Winston Building.
Information for international students
Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Helath and Wellbeing
- +44 (0)114 225 5555