48 months
35200 AUD/year
4495 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Develop specialist skills in midwifery and nursing with a Bachelor of Nursing - Bachelor of Midwifery at Deakin University. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


Midwives play an invaluable role in facilitating childbirth and caring for mothers and babies throughout pregnancy, labour and beyond. 

With the combined Bachelor of Nursing - Bachelor of Midwifery at Deakin University  you’ll graduate ready to gain registration as both a nurse and a midwife, opening the door to a truly rewarding and diverse career. 

Deakin graduates are highly sought-after for their ability to provide quality person-centred, evidence-based care, focused towards improving client outcomes.

Throughout this four-year course you will engage in experiential learning in our purpose-built Clinical Simulation Centres, along with our extensive clinical placement program. 


Nursing and midwifery is a career rich with opportunity. As a Deakin graduate, you will be highly sought-after for the many transferable skills you will obtain, such as:

  • nursing and midwifery skills
  • health sector knowledge
  • critical thinking and problem solving
  • communication

You will enter the world of nursing and midwifery with the ability to provide high-quality, person-centred and evidence-based care focused on improving patient outcomes.


This course is currently accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC) and is an NMBA approved course at the date of publishing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quality Use of Medicines
  • Human Structure and Function
  • Partnerships in Midwifery Care
  • Quality and Safety: Nursing Practice 
  • Challenges in Infant Care
  • Community Nursing Practice 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements.
  • Please note that meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee selection, which is based on merit, likelihood of success and availability of places in the course.
  • Special entry access schemes (SEAS) enables Deakin to consider disadvantageous circumstances you may have experienced and their impact upon your studies. SEAS also allows us to identify if you're from under-represented groups when making selection decisions for some courses. SEAS does not exempt you from meeting any of the course entry requirements.
  • You can also find out about different entry pathways into Deakin courses if you can't get in straight from high school.
  • CRICOS code: 057656M

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35200 AUD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 35200 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    4495 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4495 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National - Commonwealth Supported Place

Living costs for Geelong

1000 - 2000 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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