New Zealand Diploma in Enrolled Nursing
Southern Institute of Technology
Nursing not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 1.5 Years - details
Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.
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 with NCEA Level 2 qualification, and people already employed, or wishing 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
School Leavers NCEA Level 2 80 credits total or the equivalent. This includes: 10 credits in NCEA English/ Literacy Level 1 plus 12 credits in NCEA Mathematics/Numeracy or Pangarau Level 1 as well as a further 58 credits at level 2 or above in each of English, Mathematics, a science related subject and 1 other of choice Mature aged applicants (20 years of age or older) : Successful completion of the Certificate in Pre Entry to the Bachelor of Nursing or an equivalent programme of study at NZQA level 4 within the past 5 years.
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
Effie Redwood Endowment Fund
NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants
Up to $5000
Pacific Health Scholarships
Victoria University of Wellington - The Scholarships Office
$10,000 for Medical and Dentistry students $5,000 for all remaining qualifications (refer to list of eligible q
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.