Students interested in pursuing a career in the field of Nursing should have a look at this item
BUCKS or Buckinghamshire New University was ranked No.1 for Nursing in London (2009) out of nine universities working in partnership with NHS London and in the Top 3 across London for every field of nursing specialism (2010). The School of Nursing is based in the vibrant town of Uxbridge (West London, only 20 minutes from Heathrow airport), offering students an exciting experience in specially adapted facilities in close proximity to many prestigious London Hospitals and numerous private care home facilities.
There are 3 Nursing courses to choose from namely
BSc in Nursing Program
MSc in Nursing Program
Overseas Nursing Program
They are competitively priced, especially with the £1000 discount and both the BSc and MSc include an option to complete the ONP (Overseas Nursing Programme) at no extra cost during the course!
BSc Hons Professional Studies in Nursing
The programme is designed to enable students to develop their theoretical knowledge further. This Top Up degree is specifically designed to enable nurses from overseas to meet their continuing professional development needs and develop their expertise in health care practice.
A Graduate Diploma of General Nursing or BSc. Nursing,
IELTS Score of 6.0, Work Experience Clinical Nursing of 1
•Duration: 1 Year Full time
•Start Date: February and September
•Fee: GBP 9300/‐ (Sept start) with discount potential of
Note- This course does not lead to nurse registration in the UK, however, if students meet additional requirements and already hold a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) decision letter, an IELTS score of 7 (in all 4 components) and have recent relevant healthcare experience, they may opt to study the Overseas Nursing Program (ONP) as part of this course or after completion of the course.
MSc Professional Studies in Nursing
The programme provides a full time route (1 year to 18 months) to the completion of an MSc Professional Studies in Nursing for students who have successfully completed the equivalent to a Degree in Higher Education.
An equivalent Bachelors Degree, IELTS score of 6.5,
Work Experience Clinical Nursing of 1 Year
• Duration: 1 Year to 18 months
• Start Date: September
• Fee: GBP 9500/‐ with discount potential of GBP 1000/‐
Overseas Nursing Program
This course has been designed to the changes required by Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) for preparation of Overseas Trained Nurses to be registered in the UK.
Students holding an appropriate equivalent Diploma/ Bachelors Degree Nurse training, an in date Nursing a Midwifery Council decision letter, IELTS 7 (in all 4 components) and recent relevant health experience. Students will need to have a placement with a named mentor, within a health setting that has been audited for this Overseas Nursing Program (Bucks New University can assist with this).
• Duration: 15 weeks for overseas trained adult and mental health
• Start Date: October and February
• Fee: Waived for international students if being studies as a part of BSc or MSc (Professional Nursing Courses).
Otherwise, approx GBP 1200/
Note- This course (without the ONP) does not lead to nurse registration in the UK, however, if students meet additional requirements and already hold a Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) decision letter, an IELTS score of 7 (in all 4 components) and have recent relevant healthcare experience, they may opt to study the Overseas Nursing Program (ONP) as part of this course or after completion of the course.
For application priocedure check out the niversitys’s webszite.
Make your career in Nursing at Buckinghamshire New University in UK!
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