New Zealand Diploma in Enrolled Nursing
Universal College of Learning (UCOL) Limited
Nursing not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 1.5 Years - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
The purpose of this qualification is to provide the health sector with enrolled nurses who provide nursing care under the direction and delegation of a registered nurse or other registered health practitioner in a range of settings including acute care, rehabilitation, and mental health in the community and/or in hospitals.
This qualification is designed for school leavers, and people already employed, or intending to be employed in the health sector.
This qualification meets the Nursing Council of New Zealand requirements for application for registration in the enrolled nurse scope of practice.
Key Information for Students
Applicants under 20 years of age require NCEA Level 2 which must include 12 credits in level 1 Mathematics or equivalent. Applications over 20 years of age with no formal academic qualifications must provide evidence of literacy, numeracy and an ability to study at the appropriate level. IELTS Academic score of 6.5 in all bands (or equivalent including TOEFL). In addition to this international applications under the age of 20 must have NCEA equivalency. Further entry requirement details are listed on the UCOL Website.
See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.
(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
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All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.
Examples of related scholarships
Thomas Tippet Trust Awards
NZ Nurses Organisation (Canterbury Region) - The Regional Secretary
Refer to application organisation
This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.
Where does this information come from?
The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.
The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.
NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.