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Pre-registration Mental Health Nursing MSc

University of Chester

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Riverside Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

The MSc Pre-registration Nursing course allows you to gain a professional nurse qualification and register with the NMC.

Course overview

The course provides you with the skills and knowledge to provide person-centred, compassionate care and is an exciting opportunity for graduates to undertake a professional qualification whilst studying for a master’s degree.

Why study this course with us?

This is a dynamic, interactive professional course which places the needs of individuals and their families at its center. The programme team are committed to supporting students to realise their potential to become compassionate, competent and autonomous nurses, who can meet current and future healthcare demands.

The course is delivered by experienced registered nurses who have expertise in both teaching and research and a variety of clinical specialities, including all four fields of nursing across acute and community settings. The team work closely with local acute and community providers to ensure that the course remains contemporary.


Assessments occur in both University and practice. A Practice Assessment Document is used in practice to measure NMC proficiencies. Examinations and coursework are used to assess theory.

Job prospects

This course prepares you to work as a registered nurse in the field of Mental Health Nursing and allows you to register with the NMC (an internationally recognised regulator for nursing). You will be able to work in a range of healthcare settings as a Band 5 nurse.

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University information

University of Chester

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  • Campus address

    University of Chester, Parkgate Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 4BJ, England

With over 19,000 students from 130 countries, the university provides a diverse, vibrant and safe location for a growing number of international students.
Students can choose from a comprehensive range of over 500 courses across all levels, taught at specialist sites with modern facilities.
Courses promote practical learning to enhance employability, with industry placements or overseas opportunities from five weeks to one year.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    47th out of 72 5

    72nd out of 83 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    124 63%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    99 99%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.07 81%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    111 64%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    66 66%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%



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