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Nursing Studies (Mental Health) Pre-registration

Teesside University

25 months
14500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Nursing Studies (Mental Health) Pre-registration from Teesside University involves the care of people experiencing mental health problems and their families. As a mental health nurse you become an important member of a multi-professional team working in partnership with adults and children experiencing mental health problems, and their families and carers with a range of complex needs.


Nursing Studies (Mental Health) Pre-registration from Teesside University prepares you to be a confident and competent skilled practitioner and, ultimately, demonstrate your ability to lead and manage the care of individuals and their families. This course develops resilient and future-ready nurses who hold strong professional values, are able to exercise clinical judgement, challenge inequality, champion diversity and uphold the integrity of the profession whilst delivering high-quality, person-centred compassionate care.


A diverse range of career opportunities are available within the NHS and private sectors in the UK and overseas. This course provides a stepping stone from which you can develop your expertise. You have the opportunity to explore future career and academic development opportunities including becoming an NMC professional registrant, plus possible progression to becoming a non-medical prescriber, an advanced practitioner, alumni member or graduate researcher. Progression to doctoral studies may also be considered on completing this course. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • A Partnership in Care – Valuing the Experts by Experience
  • Biopsychosocial Assessment and Decision Making in Mental Health Nursing
  • Contemporary Public Health in Nursing Practice
  • Developing a Skilled and Compassionate Mental Health Nurse
  • Leading Innovative Evidence-Based Nursing
  • The Integrated Evidence-based Decision Making in Mental Health Nursing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 25 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must produce a portfolio of evidence which confirms that you have a minimum of 500 hours of appropriate healthcare experience, either paid or voluntary. 
  • a minimum of two GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above including English language and maths. Key Skills/Functional Skills Level 2 in Communication and Application of Number can be accepted in place of GCSEs
  • a degree with a 2:2 classification or above within the last five years.
  • Interview
  • International applicants must have a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 in reading, listening and speaking (or equivalent) in line with the University English language policy that equates to overall IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing before an unconditional offer is made.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 25 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 25 months.

Living costs for Middlesbrough

600 - 1000 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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