Buckinghamshire New University

Buckinghamshire New University

Nursing (Mental Health) with NMC Registration

This programme is available to graduates who have already completed an honours degree in any subject and who wish to undertake study to embark on a career as a nurse.

Entry requirements

A typical offer will include a first degree of at least 2.2 classification in a relevant subject eg, Health and Social Care, Psychology, or Biology; or a 1st degree of at least 2.1 classification in a non relevant degree subject. All students require GSCE English, Maths and Science at Grade C or above (or equivalent). All applicants should also be able to demonstrate evidence of study within the last 5 years. If English is not the 1st language, an overall IELTS score of 7.0 or equivalent is required. Occupational Health and Criminal Record Checks will be carried out. Applicants must demonstrate insight into the nature of nursing and the role of the nurse.

Course modules

Year 1: essential nursing skills (mental health); learning for life; sciences for nursing. Year 2: collaborative practice in nursing (mental health); leadership and management in practice (mental health); public health policy and community-based nursing; research and innovation in nursing.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Uxbridge Campus Uxbridge UB8 1NA South East

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0330 123 2023