Nursing

Take your first step towards a fulfilling career with one of our pre-registration nursing degrees and benefit from excellent links with health service providers. Nursing students on courses from September 2020 may benefit from guaranteed, additional support of at least £5,000 a year, which they will not need to pay back.

Become a nurse


Joyce, our nursing student, shares her experience on the course.

Our courses

Our nursing degrees offer pre-registration training in adult nursing, children’s nursing, learning disabilities nursing and mental health nursing. We have also recently introduced nursing degree apprenticeships. All courses are taught at Avery Hill Campus.

Adult Nursing, BSc Hons

Our adult nursing degree offers pre-registration training. Our excellent links with the NHS offer a range of nursing placements. Find out more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Adult Nursing, BSc Hons (Degree Apprenticeship)

Study an adult nursing degree apprenticeship for practice-based & academic learning. Train to work as part of a team in hospital & primary care settings.

  • Mode: Full time, Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Advanced Clinical Practice, MSc

Deepen your knowledge of advanced practice and develop your career as an advanced clinical practitioner with a Master's in Advanced Clinical Practice.

  • Mode: Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Advanced Clinical Practitioner, MSc (Degree Apprenticeship)

Earn while you learn with our Advanced Clinical Practitioner Apprenticeship, which leads to a master's degree. Learn more.

  • Mode: Part time, Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Children's Nursing, BSc Hons

Discover the influences that impact on children’s physical and mental health with our children’s nursing degree. Excellent placement options. Find out more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Children’s Nursing, BSc Hons (Degree Apprenticeship)

Study a children’s nursing degree apprenticeship. Develop the skills to care for children in settings including intensive care & children’s hospital wards.

  • Mode: Full time, Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Enhanced Professional Practice, PGDip

This postgraduate diploma for graduates of healthcare disciplines allows you to make use of your prior learning and progress onto a full master's degree.

  • Mode: Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Healthcare Practice, MA

Our Healthcare Practice MA comprises of two modules which will further develop your leadership skills, academic rigour and ability to link research to practice.

  • Mode: Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Interprofessional Healthcare Simulation, MSc

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Learning Disabilities Nursing, BSc Hons

Our learning disabilities nursing degree offers pre-registration training. Gain the specialist skills to deliver high-quality care. Find out more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Learning Disabilities Nursing, BSc Hons (Degree Apprenticeship)

Study a learning disabilities nursing degree apprenticeship to work as a team in health & social care settings. Combine practice-based & academic learning.

  • Mode: Full time, Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Mental Health Nursing, BSc Hons

Empower patients and their families to make informed decisions. This specialist degree equips you to become a registered mental health nurse. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Mental Health Nursing, BSc Hons (Degree Apprenticeship)

Study a mental health nursing degree apprenticeship for an academic & practice-based approach. Specialise in drug & alcohol misuse or working with offenders.

  • Mode: Full time, Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Nursing (Adult Nursing), MSc

Study with our expert nurse lecturers and achieve your potential with a Master’s in Adult Nursing. Take placements with top NHS Trusts. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Nursing (Children’s Nursing), MSc

Looking for a new career as a registered children's nurse? If you already have a degree, our Master's in Children's Nursing is for you. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Nursing (Mental Health Nursing), MSc

Are you a graduate looking for a meaningful career in mental health care? Explore our Master’s in Mental Health Nursing and make a difference. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Nursing Associate Foundation Degree

Join our Nursing Associate Foundation Degree and train for a key nursing role. Benefit from excellent teaching and extensive placement options. Read more

  • Mode: Full time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Nursing Associate Higher Apprenticeship

This apprenticeship helps nursing associates to build the experience and versatility to work in further health and social care settings. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting and School Nursing), BSc Hons (Top-up)

Want a career as a Health Visitor or School Nurse? Study for your BSc Hons (Top up) in Specialist Community Public Health at the University of Greenwich.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Nursing

Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visiting and School Nursing), PGDip

Are you a qualified nurse or midwife looking for a new direction? Study for your Specialist Community Public Health Nursing PGDip. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Specialist Practitioner (District Nursing), BSc Hons (Top up)

This top-up degree helps nurses build the knowledge and skills to become a specialist practitioner in district nursing and lead their own teams. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Specialist Practitioner (District Nursing), PGDip

If you’re a qualified nurse looking to become a specialist practitioner, sign up now for our PGDip Specialist Practitioner (District Nursing). Read more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Avery Hill Campus
  • Subject: Health and social care; Nursing

Apprenticeships


Gain a degree while you are earning with a degree apprenticeship course. Businesses and employers can get in touch to discuss the options.

Communities and societies

Our student-led societies offer a space for growth and the opportunity to make lasting friendships. You can take part in activities through your department and the Students’ Union. Here's a sample of the societies you can join, and how we foster a supportive culture for nurses of all backgrounds.

Take a Virtual Tour

Our virtual tours are a great way to get a feel for where you'll be studying. Explore the facilities we have on offer below.

Research and partnerships

The Faculty of Education & Health works closely with charities, local authorities and the NHS. Recent research includes the career barriers facing black and ethnic minority nurses, health inequalities and the experience of vulnerable groups, and care quality in residential care and nursing homes.

The Nation’s Lifesaver


Dr Lesley Dibley’s innovate research into gastroenterology has been shared with 2,500 surgeons and 1,00 specialist nurses across Europe and given a voice to marginalised patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Join us as a research student

If you have a research proposal related to health and social care, we can help you apply to the university and find the appropriate supervisor.

Contact

pgr_health_recruit@gre.ac.uk

Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

Find out more

Greenwich Research & Enterprise

Contact

enterprise@gre.ac.uk

020 8331 7867

The Institute for Lifecourse Development (ILD)


Our new institute will support internationally leading research and practice in Education, Health and the Human Sciences, and will build on the strengths across the university and wider community.