If you’re an overseas nurse and want to expand your experience for the benefit of your current role, our MSc will help you achieve your goals.
Our course will enable you to become an increasingly effective practitioner, caring for patients from different backgrounds with complex needs. You will develop the ability to respond flexibility to changing international healthcare needs
You’ll have the opportunity to develop your advanced level nursing education and we also facilitate professional international networks, promoting active learning communities on and off campus. Completing your Master’s degree at Anglia Ruskin will improve your global employability in the healthcare sector.
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In the future I want to be a nursing expert and improve nursing in my country. This course will help me do that.
Studying alongside colleagues from around the world will have helped you to understand and work with people from different cultures. You’ll return home with improved career prospects, having gained valuable knowledge, skills and attitudes on the course.
Links with industry and professional recognition
Our course and facilities have been designed with NHS input and our teaching staff are recognised as committed, enthusiastic and professional by the NMC.
A fantastic opportunity is now available for our MSc International Nursing Studies students. In addition to an excellent academic experience and our state-of-the-art clinical facilities, there’s a chance to practice with our nursing and healthcare teams (subject to the number of students opting for the module being sufficient).
Located in major hospital centres in Essex and Cambridgeshire you will engage in a six-week (approximately) nursing practice placement in the second or third semester of your course, subject to occupational health and Disclosure and Barring Service clearance. We’re offering our international nursing students, not intending to register in the UK, a rare opportunity to observe and experience UK nursing practice as part of our highly skilled nursing, medical and inter-professional care communities.
You can be certain of a warm welcome from our nursing teams who are keen to share their nursing knowledge, as well as learn from your nursing experience. A uniform is provided and travel expenses (public transport) to your clinical placement are covered as part of your course fee. Please note that travel from our campuses to hospital partners will need to factored into your daily arrangements and will be subject to placement location.
You’ll be assessed in a number of ways to challenge your creative and critical thinking. Forms of assessment will include written essays, patient assessment and handover, research proposals, systematic literature reviews and poster presentations.
The Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education is the largest provider of health, social care and education courses in the East of England, with over 6,000 students from more than 20 countries.
With 95% of our students finding full-time employment within six months of graduating, you can be sure that our courses have been designed with your career in mind. We’ve been educating nurses, midwives and social workers for over 25 years.
At the cutting edge of research, we offer a range of internationally recognised undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses taught by friendly, supportive and experienced staff.With over 150 research students across our three doctoral programmes (PhD; DProf and EdD), we provide the multi-disciplinary perspective and potential for academic debate that reflects our position as a leader in practitioner-focused and practice-led research studies.
Designed to enhance your learning experience, our facilities include state-of-the-art simulated skills laboratories that mirror real-life clinical situations and UK hospital wards. Our students also benefit from our Early Childhood Research and Resource Centre; a space in which they can experiment with equipment and play activities.
You’ll study in an exciting, modern faculty which has strong links with regional, national and international organisations, including healthcare trusts, social services, local and regional authorities, schools and academic institutions.
Your enthusiasm. Our passion. Your best foot forward.
You won't need to pay fees until you've accepted an offer to attend, but you must pay your fees up-front, in full or in instalments.How to pay your fees directly
You must pay your fees up-front, in full or in instalments. You will also be asked for a deposit or sponsorship letter/financial guarantee. Details will be in your offer letter.Paying your fees
It’s important to decide how to fund your course before applying. Use our funding guide for postgraduate students to learn more about the following:
We've a number of scholarships, as well as some fee discounts for early payment.
Important additional notes
Our published entry requirements are a guide only and our decision will be based on your overall suitability for the course as well as whether you meet the minimum entry requirements. Other equivalent qualifications may be accepted for entry to this course, please email email@example.com for further information.
We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.
If English is not your first language, you'll need to make sure you meet our English language requirements for postgraduate courses.
If you don't meet our English language requirements, we offer a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry.
Full-time postgraduate (12 months, 15 months)
January 2017, September 2017
Full-time, part-time postgraduate ()
January 2017, September 2017
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