University of York

University of York

Nursing (Adult)

Developed in close collaboration with our service partners and users, and delivered by approachable and supportive staff with a national reputation for developing award winning nurses, the primary benefits of this innovative programme are: It offers graduates an opportunity to study nursing in a community of exceptional nurse learners in an institution renowned for the quality of its healthcare research; it enables graduates to 'fast track' to professional registration as a nurse.

Entry requirements

Aspiring to make a valuable contribution to modern healthcare, you will be caring and compassionate and committed to making a real difference to people's lives. You will normally possess a 2.1 Honours degree in a health related subject and GCSEs in maths, English and science (at grade C or above). You will normally be able to demonstrate 600 hours of healthcare related experience. This may include experience of healthcare support work, voluntary work overseas, befriending older people and charity work (e.g. with Age UK, Shelter, St Johns Ambulance). If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you are applying to.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Alcuin College York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 321321