36 months
34500 AUD/year
6000 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Nursing is the science of professional caring and offers opportunities to promote and restore health, prevent illness and alleviate suffering. In this degree offered at Griffith University, you will develop key skills for excellent nursing care.   


You will develop your skills through clinical placements across the health sector and you will have opportunities to undertake rural, remote and overseas placements.

The Bachelor of Nursing at Griffith University includes multiple pathways. 

The degree requirements of each of the pathways are different and you will need to follow the requirements for your pathway to ensure your eligibility to graduate.

The Trimester two intake is only available to students with one of the following qualifications:

  • Diploma of Health Care (from Griffith College)  
  • Diploma of Nursing from an accredited Australian Education Provider and registration as an Enrolled Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Internationally Qualified Nurses 


You will find opportunities in hospitals, in the community, and in urban, rural and remote settings. Nursing graduates are employed in a range of occupations and industries. 

As well as hospitals, medical centres, community health clinics and aged care centres, you'll be prepared for work in schools, the travel industry, with drug and alcohol service providers, in sporting clubs or in research organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Acute Nursing Practice 
  • Human Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 
  • Legal end Ethical Principles in Healthcare 
  • Chronic Illness Management   
  • Mental Health Nursing Practice 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS- 002436M  

  • Standard academic entry to our undergraduate degrees requires completion of secondary school comparable to Australian Year 12 or equivalent academic achievement 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34500 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    6000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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