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If you’re passionate about helping others, a qualification in nursing offers you the chance to pursue a lifelong career full of passion and purpose.

Be empowered with the knowledge and skills required to practice as a registered nurse across a range of healthcare settings in Australia. Translate theory into practice through our simulated learning environments and experience the latest cutting-edge technology designed to mimic real-life scenarios.

Explore contemporary issues with a focus on leadership, governance and global health issues and graduate in demand and ready for a rewarding career in Australia’s largest and fastest growing industry.

Expand your skills as a registered nurse and boost both your leadership potential and confidence.

State-of-the-art facilities

Build your skills via our high-tech simulated nursing labs, and on-campus University of Canberra Hospital.

Strong industry connections

Gain unrivalled access and hands-on experience in leading hospitals, healthcare centres, and private practices across the ACT and beyond.

Real-world experiences

Begin your career while you study with hours of clinical placements across a range of local and regional healthcare settings.

Professional recognition

Professionally accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC). Graduates are eligible to apply for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Career opportunities

Nurses work in a variety of roles.

  • Registered nurse
  • Paediatric nurse
  • Oncology nurse
  • Operating room nurse
  • Aged care nurse


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Assoc Prof Kasia BailAssociate Professor
Matthew Beverly-StoneLecturer
Ms Julie BlackburnLecturer
Nikkie BondfieldClinical Liaison Nurse
Mrs Belinda BredellClinical Liaison Nurse
Prof  Sharon BrownieProfessor of Nursing and Discipline Lead, UC Sydney Hills Campus
Ms Rachel CampbellClinical Liaison Nurse
Ms Rebecca CaulfieldLecturer
Mrs Elizabeth Cleary Lecturer
Sarajane CollinsClinical Liaison Nurse
Asst Prof Mary-Ellen DohertyAssistant Professor
Dr Claire DonnellanAssociate Professor
Assoc Prof Jane FrostAssociate Dean Work Integrated Learning
Dr Jo GibsonSenior Lecturer
Ms Alicia HindLecturer
Ms Fiona JamesLecturer
Nicole JohnstonLecturer
Asst Prof Natasha JojoAssistant Professor
Mrs Vera KaakLecturer
Christine KearnesClinical Liaison Nurse
Mrs Elyse LadbrookLecturer
Brad LeesonLecturer
Ms Faith MaingiClinical Liaison Nurse
Asst Prof Amanda McKieAssistant Professor (Clinical)
Dr Holly NorthamSenior Lecturer
Prof Catherine PatersonProfessor, Clinical Chair  in Nursing
Mrs Steph PerrotSenior Lecturer
Mrs Elizabeth RobertsClinical Liaison Nurse
Professor Michael RocheProfessor of Mental Health-Clinical Chair
Ms Kathryn SainsburyLecturer
Danielle SeymourClinical Liaison Nurse
Dr  Sujatha ShanmugasundaramLecturer in Nursing
Sharon StantonLecturer
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Ms Emily WallisSenior Lecturer
Prof Jenny WellernewtonProfessor, Head of Discipline