36 months
22650 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Join the nursing leaders of the future with the innovative Nursing (Mental Health) (Hons) course at the University of York dedicated to teaching you how to help patients with mental health problems. 

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The Nursing (Mental Health) (Hons)  course at the University of York will show you how to develop a therapeutic relationship with your clients and give you the skills you need to help people with mental health problems. You'll work with social workers, psychologists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and doctors and you'll be encouraged to engage with third sector and service user organisations. 

Careers and skills

You'll leave York with a thorough understanding of how to succeed as a registered nurse, and a range of transferable skills that will help you no matter what career path you decide to follow. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biological and Pharmacological Aspects of Illness across the Lifespan
  • Psychological and Sociological Aspects of Ill-health
  • Professional Development in Nursing: Evidence Based Nursing for Practice
  • Knowledge Applied to Nursing Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A levels

  • BBB
  • We do not accept General Studies or Critical Thinking

Access to Higher Education Diploma

  • Pass 60 credits with at least 45 credits achieved at Level 3. You must achieve 24 level 3 credits at distinction and 21 level 3 credits at merit. At least 15 level 3 credits should be in science subjects. We will not normally consider applicants who have progressed to an access course within three years of taking A levels and failing to achieve the necessary grades for entry to the programme.
BTEC National Extended Diploma
  • DDM

Cambridge Pre-U

  • M2, M2, M2

European Baccalaureate

  • 75% overall average

International Baccalaureate

  • 31

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22650 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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