Bachelor of Nursing - Post-Registration

University of South Australia

The Bachelor of Nursing (Post-Registration) is for Registered Nurses who have completed a pre-registration nursing qualification in a hospital setting or a three-year Diploma of Nursing and would like to upgrade to a degree qualification. The qualification is designed to prepare students to meet healthcare delivery requirements for the 21st century and respond to Australian and international healthcare priorities and trends.

Entry Requirements:

Applicants are required to have a current General Registered Nurse Practising Certificate with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.


36 units

Subjects you can Study:


Further information:

On entry to the qualification students will be required to confirm that they meet the 'Fitness to Practice in Clinical Placements' requirements.


The Bachelor of Nursing (Post-Registration) is an undergraduate degree accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) as a qualification leading to entry to the Register of Nurses with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA). The program accreditation requires students to complete the program within two years.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00121B

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City East No info No Full time 3 years
City East No info No Online
City East No info No Part time
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is the largest university in South Australia with over 36,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students on four urban and two regional campuses. As a prominent provider of international education in the state, the university has close working links with industry, the professions, business and government and offers more professional education programs than any university in South Australia. More than 140 undergraduate and 200 coursework and research postgraduate programs in fields including law, education, nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, occupational therapy, podiatry, medical radiation, human movement, commerce, business, management, computer and information science, engineering, construction management, urban and regional planning, visual arts, psychology, civil aviation, journalism, and more are offered. An integral part of a UniSA student's study program includes work in clinical and field placements, assisting with industry-based projects, and working alongside people from industry and the professions.

The Graduate Careers' Council of Australia's annual survey has consistently shown UniSA graduates recording the highest success rate in the State for employment after graduation.

Provider CRICOS: 00121B

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