Studying Nursing at UQ will ensure you're confident and job-ready to take up this important and in-demand career.

At UQ you will start your practical learning in a hospital in week five of your first year of study, beside experienced mentors.

Choose an accelerated option to finish your degree in 2.5 years or add another year to do a dual degree that adds Midwifery to your qualifications.

The Bachelor of Nursing was developed in consultation with the health industry and as a UQ graduate you'll be highly regarded by employers.


"As a Registered Nurse in Emergency, I am challenged everyday to provide emotional and physical support to patients and their families. There is a lot of responsibility in administering drugs and saving critically ill patients but I leave knowing that I've made a difference."