Study Programme Details
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions:Summer Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with the Bachelor of Nursing (Accelerated) program at the University of Tasmania, where nurses play a pivotal role in transforming lives. This accelerated program is designed to fast-track your nursing career, providing a unique blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills. Join us to make a positive impact on people’s lives through compassionate and effective nursing care.


The Bachelor of Nursing (Accelerated) program at the University of Tasmania is crafted to offer diverse pathways and study locations, catering to the unique needs of our students aiming to complete the course in just two years. Rooted in a primary health care framework, our student-centered approach leverages high-impact learning experiences, authentic assessments, and contemporary digital technologies. Immerse yourself in a meaningful educational experience tailored to the multifaceted roles nurses play in our community. As a graduate, you’ll emerge as a compassionate, agile, and resilient professional equipped with effective problem-solving skills essential for your role as a registered nurse.

Admission Requirements

  • International places are limited; submit your application promptly for consideration.
  • Meet minimum English Language Requirements (IELTS 7.0, no individual band less than 7.0, or PTE Academic 65).
  • Fulfill University General Entry Requirements and any course-specific prerequisites.
  • Admission highly competitive; applicants ranked based on meeting entry requirements.
  • Completion of equivalent AQF Diploma or higher.
  • Previous tertiary study at Bachelor level or higher (complete or incomplete, minimum 25 credit points).
  • Foundation Studies Program available for those not meeting minimum requirements.

Courses included:

  • Nursing Practice
  • Concepts of Nursing: Research and Professional Responsibilities
  • Older Persons and Ageing
  • Pathophysiology for Health Care
  • Concepts of Nursing: Transition to Practice
  • Nursing Practice
  • Complex Care
  • Children and Young People

Invest in your accelerated nursing education with a total course fee of $115,707 AUD for international students. Gain valuable skills and knowledge for a rewarding career in nursing.

Future Career Outcomes

The Bachelor of Nursing is designed to prepare you for a career as a Registered Nurse. Students can apply for registration with the national regulatory authority, Ahpra, on the completion of the degree.

If you wish to work as a Registered Nurse in another country, you will need to apply for registration with the national regulatory authority of the country in which you wish to work.

Registered Nurses find themselves working in an array of areas from community care and public health settings to schools and hospitals.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit Australia page for student visa and student life.