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Bachelor of Nursing

Unitec New Zealand Limited

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Entry requirements

To be admitted to the Bachelor of Nursing degree, applicants must:
1. meet admission requirements under one of the following provisions:
- General Admission (see Programme document 6.0 Regulations section 2.1)
- Special Admission (see 2.2)
- Discretionary Admission (see 2.3)
2. meet the Additional Requirements (see 2.4)
3. meet the English language entry requirements (see 2.5)

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Unitec Bachelor of Nursing aims to produce graduates who meet the Nursing Council of New Zealand competencies for registered nurse scope of practice (2007), and who can critically interpret and apply their knowledge to constantly changing health care contexts for culturally diverse populations.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Nursing at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Thomas Tippet Trust Awards

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Canterbury Region) - The Regional Secretary



Refer to application organisation

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Florence Nightingale Memorial Fund Grants

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants



Up to $800

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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.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 10 95 10
Phone: (09) 815 2945
Fax: (09) 815 2905

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The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

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