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MSc Adult Nursing / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2021

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Academic entry qualification overview

We require an undergraduate degree with at least an Upper Second in any subject.

We also require:

  • GCSE Maths grade C/4 or above
  • GCSE English Language grade B/6 or above
  • GCSE Science subject (grade B/6 in subjects such as Biology/Human Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Double Award Science or Single Award Science). GCSE Applied Science is not acceptable in lieu of GCSE Science. 

We also require 575 hours of health care related experience in a care setting, eg a care home or hospital volunteering, and 500 hours of prior learning, which will be assessed via a portfolio.

English language

We require IELTS 7.0, with a minimum of 7.0 in reading, listening and speaking and 6.5 in writing.

English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.