Nursing & Midwifery

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Study postgraduate Nursing or Midwifery at UniSA.

Recognised world-wide for our teaching*, our specialised Nursing and Midwifery qualifications are highly regarded and globally recognised. Designed to extend the clinical expertise of registered nurses and midwives, a postgraduate qualification will provide you with an advanced skill-set and prepare you for leadership and management roles across a variety of healthcare settings.

*2017 QS Subject Rankings World Top 50 for Nursing

Key features

  • Study online part-time so you can work while you learn and balance other commitments (some qualifications require attendance for on-campus workshops)
  • Specialise in mental health, critical care, cardiovascular, health and ageing, or nurse education
  • Learn from well above world-class researchers in Nursing*, as well as from academics and industry-experienced clinicians
  • Choose from a range of qualifications including professional certificates, graduate certificates, graduate diplomas and masters degrees
  • Benefit from accessible online learning facilities and dedicated support staff
  • Consolidate your learning with on-campus intensive workshops

*2015 Excellence in Research for Australia


Nursing Student

Career opportunities

As a graduate, you’ll be well positioned to pursue specialist or senior leadership roles in a variety of settings such as hospitals, private practice, aged care, women’s health services, community services, government and academia.

Short courses and research

We offer a number of professional development and short courses if you’re looking to upskill in areas such as allergy nursing and palliative care nursing. 

We also offer research degrees including Masters by Research and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) qualifications across a range of traditional and innovative fields of health research.