University of the West of Scotland

University of the West of Scotland

Mental Health Nursing

This course is the first of its kind in Scotland and offers the academic award of MSc Mental Health Nursing and ultimately prepares students for professional registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a mental health nurse. It is aimed at those with an appropriate degree in health, biological or social sciences, nursing or a related subject who wish to change career path. This programme reinforces Scotland's health priorities and will develop students' abilities to make a valuable, credible and significant impact on the health of the population. It builds on existing knowledge and skills acquired from both previous academic study and experiential learning.

Entry requirements

Candidates should hold an undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time January 2018 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0169 828 3100