Bachelor of Nursing


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3 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The programme prepares students to meet the NCNZ requirements for registration as a Registered Nurse (2016). Successful completion of the programme results in the award of the UCOL Bachelor of Nursing (BN) degree

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

Applicants under the age of 20 years must have University Entrance OR Equivalent academic achievement OR On a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Executive Dean OR Provisional enrolment OR Successfully complete the UCOL Certificate in Science and Health, Level 3, or equivalent, as approved by the Head of School. Applicants 20 years of age or over will be required to meet the criteria for admission to UCOL to study at degree level, that is, NCEA level 3 or equivalent qualification and attend a conversation. IELTS score of at least 6.5 (Academic) in all bands, (or equivalent including TOEFL and Cambridge International examinations. Further entry requirement details are listed on the UCOL website.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


3 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,664 $22,992
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$11,925 $35,775
Total $19,589 $58,767

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


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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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (06) 952 7000
Fax: (06) 952 7023

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

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.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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