Taught course

Pre-Registration Nursing (Adult or Mental Health)

University of Central Lancashire · School of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Entry requirements:

  • 1st Degree (2:2 or above)
  • Evidence of literacy (Functional Skills Level 2, KS3 or GCSE Maths Grade C or above)
  • Evidence of numeracy (Functional Skills Level 2, KS3 or GCSE Maths Grade C or above)
  • Settled residency status, for three years or more prior to commencement

Additional requirements:

  • Successful course interview
  • Satisfactory reference, indicating suitability for the course
  • Statement of good health and good character
  • Satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure
  • Occupational Health clearance

Adult or Mental Health

Months of entry


Course content

Our new MSc Pre-registration Nursing course allows graduates from any discipline to become registered as a nurse.
Successful completion of this programme leads to the academic qualification of MSc Pre-registration Nursing, as well as professional registration as a nurse (registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council).
Applicants can chose one of two routes: Adult or Mental Health.
The course aims to prepare graduates for future employment as a registered nurse, primarily within the NHS and independent health care sectors. Registered nurses have a wide variety of career pathways open to them, which include a range of clinical specialisms and advanced roles in therapy, education and research.

Fees and funding

This course is an eligible pre-registration health professional training course funded by the Department of Health.

Qualification and course duration


full time
3 months

Course contact details

John Butler
01772 895410