The nursing degree at the University of Newcastle, is a stimulating and comprehensive degree, preparing graduates for a career as a Registered Nurse.

Bachelor of Nursing

Why study with us?

Nursing students experience the latest in simulation technologies and clinical skills laboratories that look and feel just like hospital wards.Why study Nursing at the University of Newcastle?

Dream of becoming a registered nurse? If you have a passion for caring for people and are interested in fulfilling a diverse range of roles in a health environment, then a Bachelor of Nursing at the University of Newcastle is for you.

Nurses are critical in any health care system or facility and they provide care and education across a number of areas within the industry. Our nursing degree includes 800 hours of clinical experience both on and off campus, which will help you to graduate with the skills and knowledge to jump into a challenging and rewarding career.

As the only pathway to become a Registered Nurse is through an accredited degree, a nursing degree at the University of Newcastle will make you highly employable locally, nationally and around the globe. Our graduates are accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) and graduates will be eligible to apply for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

What you will study