Northumbria University Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing Studies


This Northumbria University programme offered in collaboration with MCAST provides learners with the necessary competences and qualifications required to register as a nurse (Level 1) in Malta and across all EU member states. Learners will pursue a minimum of 2,300 hours of theoretical work and 2,300 hours of practical work (most of which is carried out on placement) as stipulated by EU directive 2005/36/EC, leading to a clinically skilled and compassionate nurse with professional values and who is fully capable of taking on accountable responsibility. Learners must successfully pass all theoretical and practical components of the course to be eligible for registration.

Admission Requirements

Advanced Diploma in Health Sciences or Advanced Diploma for Pharmacy Technicians or 2 A-Level passes and 2 I-Level passes Preferred A-Levels: Biology, English, Psychology, Sociology, Chemistry Preferred I-Levels: Chemistry, Mathematics, Sociology

Course Duration

3 Years Full-Time