Nursing (Mental Health) BSc (Hons)

Mental health problems currently affect one in four of the UK population. If you're caring and compassionate, with exceptional communication skills and a real passion for helping people, this degree is for you.

  • Our nursing programmes are approved to the NMC's new Future nurse: Standards of Proficiency for registered nurses
  • When you graduate, you'll be eligible to register and practise as a mental health nurse, as long as you meet the NMC's requirements
  • Our nursing courses are ranked 11th in The Guardian University Guide 2019
  • Choose to study at our Derby or Chesterfield Site, starting in September or March
  • Gain essential practical experience on a range of placements in different health care and community settings
  • Benefit from some of the best university facilities of their kind, including our clinical skills suite and our state-of-the-art immersive suite
  • Learn from a highly experienced, enthusiastic and research-active team who provide full support to help you achieve your ambitions
  • The Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust provide students with a conditional job offer when you enrol on the course
  • Two of our Mental Health students won the top prize for Outstanding Contribution to Student Affairs at the Student Nursing Times Awards 2018, as a result of setting up the Nursing Society and due to being extremely engaged and committed to the established community.

BSc (Hons) Award
March, September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
B780 UCAS Code

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