Mental Health Nursing, M.Sc. | University of the West of Scotland | Hamilton, United Kingdom
24 months
17250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Mental Health Nursing degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland is an exciting, innovative two year pre-registration Adult Nursing course. 


With Mental Health Nursing degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland you will critically explore systematic approaches to the delivery of nursing care in response to health improvement and health promotion strategies based on local, national and international targets.

You will also focus on developing communication and interpersonal skills that will enhance your ability to provide values-based, person-centred, compassionate care and develop comprehensive knowledge of mental health nursing


Our aim is to provide an enjoyable and intellectually stimulating course of study that will prepare you for a successful career as a mental health nurse.

You could find yourself working in a variety of different areas such as forensic mental health, dementia care, children and young peoples’ mental health or substance misuse.

We also offer further study in research through our PhD programmes. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Resilience in Health
  • Managing Mental Health Care
  • Self, Society and Nursing
  • Integrated Human Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International- The latest we can process your application is 6 weeks before the course start date  


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

You must:

  • possess an appropriate Ordinary bachelor's degree in biological, health, social science, nursing or related subject obtained within five year

  • be able to provide an academic reference, as well as copies of your formal university transcript and award certificate

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17250 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 24 months.

For Scottish students, cost of study per year is 1,820£ 

Living costs for Hamilton

660 - 1140 GBP /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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