Master of Nursing Science

Auckland University of Technology

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Entry requirements

A relevant bachelor's degree must be completed with a B grade average or higher in papers at level 7.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MNSc graduates will be eligible to apply for registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand and will have beginning practitioner knowledge, skills and understanding of nursing. They will demonstrate leadership in the integration of nursing into healthcare services within a complex environment. They will be critical and reflective, with strong applied research capability. They will demonstrate the ability to engage in research and may progress to further postgraduate advanced nursing practice study, or academic study at the doctoral level.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Nursing at this level can earn:


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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 288 864
Phone: (09) 921 9999
Fax: (09) 921 9812

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