Postgraduate Study

Study nursing and midwifery

If you are looking to enhance your skills in a specialist area or progress into a leadership role, our postgraduate health and nursing programs are designed to meet the needs of the constantly evolving healthcare field.

Our programs allow you to explore your area of interest, equipping you with the skills you need to drive change and advance the health and wellbeing of your communities. You’ll be learning from some of the best in your field – our clinical experts deliver theory and practical applications to help strengthen your existing capabilities.

Gain the knowledge you need and contribute to transforming the health care field to make a positive impact on the lives of your patients. Strong partnerships with industry mean you’ll graduate with valuable professional connections and stand out in a competitive job market.

A range of study options including online, face-to-face and mixed-mode delivery allow you the flexibility to shape your studies around work and life. Often your real-world experience can also translate into course credit.

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12 ? Medical and Health Sciences areas rated at ‘well above standard
Ranked 26 ? in the world - Nursing

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