12 months
39765 AUD/year
18940 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Nursing program from University of Newcastle will enhance your skills in professional leadership, clinical education, health care improvement, research, and evidence-based practice. 

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By taking the Nursing program from University of Newcastle , you may strengthen your skills in professional leadership, clinical education, health care improvement, research, and evidence-based practice. You will have the opportunity to further develop your individual areas of interest whilst exploring and learning to adapt to the challenging and constantly changing landscape of professional nursing

Career opportunities

Through studying social, cultural, economic and political influences surrounding nursing and healthcare in general, Master of Nursing graduates will be primed to provide advanced clinical knowledge and advice across the full spectrum of healthcare settings.

Prospective career paths may include:

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Clinical Research Nurse
  • Clinical Nurse Consultant
  • Clinical Nurse Educator
  • Nurse Unit Manager
  • Academic

Programme Structure

The seven specialisations are:
  • Healthcare Improvement
  • Research
  • Chronic Disease and Ageing
  • Acute & Critical Care
  • Advanced Practice
  • Clinical Education
  • Leadership & Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International: It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


80 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of Newcastle and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 097897G

Applicants must be a Registered Nurse with:

  • Honours; or
  • a postgraduate qualification such as a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma; or
  • a minimum of one year's experience as documented in a professional curriculum vitae.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39765 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39765 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    18940 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18940 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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