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Nursing (Adult) Honours, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #801 (QS) ,
A career in nursing has a profound impact on people's lives. Our cutting-edge Nursing (Adult) Honours degree at the Middlesex University enables you to shape a career at the forefront of the nursing profession, mixing expert teaching and outstanding student support with placements at some of London's premier hospitals.


Why study BSc Nursing (Adult) Honours at Middlesex University?

The Nursing (Adult) Honours course is developed in partnership with NHS trusts so 50% of study time is spent on placement in our partner hospitals which include many of London's most prestigious institutions. You will learn a range of essential nursing skills and techniques to effectively care for adult patients in a variety of healthcare environments, building on your skills, regardless of background, to make a difference to others' lives when they need it most.

We are seeking students with the right acumen, who can show care, compassion and courage, and demonstrate commitment to a nursing career, coupled with excellent communication skills.

Course highlights

  • We have excellent relationships with NHS trusts across London, offering an extensive range of clinical placement opportunities as part of your course
  • Your studies are supported by state-of-the-art facilities including nursing skills labs, professional training equipment and a building set up to deliver high-fidelity simulations in areas such as resuscitation and dealing with the seriously ill
  • The tutors are nursing sector professionals and bring the latest nursing practice developments to their teaching
  • The course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and provides the highest standard of education and training
  • Upon successful graduation you will receive professional status as a registered adult nurse
  • As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.


Nursing is a flexible and varied career which you can shape to suit your ambitions. There are many well-paid nursing roles within both the NHS and private sector. The skills you will formulate in your studies with us may support you to quickly progress up the nursing career ladder.

On successful completion of the programme students are eligible to enter the professional register for nursing. You will also receive career guidance from your professional development tutor.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

Year 1 

  • Foundations for Field of Practice
  • Foundations for Nursing Practice 
  • Foundations for Professional Practice 
  • Practice Learning 1 

Year 2 

  • Approaches to Health and Social Care Research
  • Caring for Patients with Long Term Conditions
  • Nursing the Acutely Ill Patient
  • Practice Learning 2 

Year 3 

  • Caring for Patients with Complex Care Needs 
  • Practice Learning 3 
  • Preparation for Registration and Professional Practice as an Adult Nurse
  • Nursing Practice Inquiry

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • Your prior achievement in awarded qualifications
  • Predicted achievement in the qualifications you are currently studying
  • Personal statement or statement of purpose for evidence of your motivation and commitment to your subject
  • References about your academic potential and personal qualities
  • Details of time spent at another Higher Education institution, even if the course was not completed.
  • You are also required to provide evidence of study within the last 5 years
  • To begin the course you must also complete a satisfactory enhanced DBS Check, Occupational Health Check, and provide suitable references

    Work Experience

    • You are required to demonstrate that you have experience of working - this does not have to be in the field of health care

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      13000 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
    • EU/EEA

      9250 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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    Living costs for London

    • 1137 - 2160 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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