• University of Edinburgh

MSc Advanced Nursing

Take your nursing career to the next level with this online MSc from The University of Edinburgh. You can tailor your learning with a range of subjects to suit your aspirations and learn flexibly at your own pace.

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  • Level

    Masters Degree
  • Duration

    2-6 Years Part-time
  • Language

    English
  • Total Tuition Fee

    £19,200

MSc Advanced Nursing

  • Masters Degree (Postgraduate)

  • 2-6 Years Part-time

  • Total tuition fee

    £19,200

    Enhance your nursing care with The University of Edinburgh

    Are you a graduate nurse looking to advance your education? This online part-time MSc gives you a flexible and comprehensive pathway to progress in your career.

    Suitable for nurses who are registered to practise in their own country – whether you work in the UK or internationally – this MSc will help enhance your nursing capabilities on a global scale.

    With top-tier education from the University of Edinburgh, this master’s also provides an excellent foundation for postgraduate research, such as a doctoral degree.

    Delve into advanced areas of nursing, including global health policy

    You’ll have the flexibility to choose either a broad programme of study or to focus on a more specialised area of nursing care.

    With core areas in global health policy and research, and optional courses in mental health and trauma-informed care, you can tailor your learning to suit your career aspirations.

    What skills will you learn?

    • Nursing
    • Global health
    • Mental health
    • Trauma-informed care
    • Leadership

    • A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, and a nursing qualification • We may also consider your application if you have considerable nursing experience and non-graduate level professional qualifications; please contact us to check before you apply.

    English language requirements • Regardless of your nationality or country of residence, you must demonstrate English language competency at a level that will enable you to succeed in your studies. We accept the following English language qualifications at the grades specified: • IELTS Academic: total 7.0 with at least 6.5 in each component. • TOEFL-iBT (including Home Edition): total 100 with at least 23 in each component. We do not accept TOEFL MyBest • • Score to meet our English language requirements. • C1 Advanced (CAE) / C2 Proficiency (CPE): total 185 with at least 176 in each component. • Trinity ISE: ISE III with passes in all four components. • PTE Academic: total 70 with at least 62 in each component. • Your English language qualification must be no more than three and a half years old from the start date of the programme you are applying to study, unless you are using IELTS, TOEFL, Trinity ISE or PTE, in which case it must be no more than two years old.

    By the end of this master’s you will:

    • develop advanced specialist knowledge and skills to be able to interrogate nursing, health and social care research, scholarship, and practice within the context of a globalising world • gain knowledge and understanding of nursing leadership policy and research-informed leadership practice • enhance skills to be a professional and critically reflective practitioner able to provide evidence-based practice in both a local and international context • develop advanced research skills for working in an evolving landscape of nursing, health and social care

    MSc Advanced Nursing

  • Masters Degree (Postgraduate)

  • 2-6 Years Part-time

  • Total tuition fee

    £19,200

    If you’d like to know more, please answer a few questions and The University of Edinburgh will get in touch with you with more information.

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