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UK Mental Health Nursing Courses

Introduction to Mental Health Nursing 

Mental health nursing plays an important role in society as it deals with the health and support that is needed for people with mental health issues, as well as those of families and carers. Nursing is amongst the most rewarding of all professions and a UK mental health degree will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to make a difference.

Your Mental Health Nursing Application

SI-UK can help you apply to study Mental Health Nursing in the UK. Arrange your free consultation online or at our London office today.

Students on a mental health nursing degree in the UK can expect to spend up to half of their time learning in simulated and practice placements where they will be supported by supervisors and assessors. Mental Health Nursing modules will range from improving your professionalism and personal resilience, to recognising individual needs and medicines management.

Graduate Mental Health Nursing Careers and Salary

Graduates in Mental Health Studies can pursue a variety of careers in mental health areas and apply for clinical training, research assistant positions and PhD study. Their specialist training allows them to work as mental health nurses in hospitals, community health centres, secure facilities such as prisons and mental health wards.

  • Average starting professional salary: £44,503
  • Average starting graduate salary: £24,907

Source: NHS Health Careers.

Mental Health Nursing Entry Requirements

  • Typical International Baccalaureate requirements: Minimum 30 points.
  • Typical A-levels requirements: BBC including Biology and Physics.
  • Typical IELTS requirements: 7.0 overall, with no lower than 6.5 in any one component.

Please note that entry requirements vary for each UK university.

Where can I study Mental Health Nursing in the UK?

To learn more about the best Mental Health Nursing courses in the UK, find details on the top ten ranking Mental Health Nursing universities in the Guardian University Guide 2023 below:

  1. Coventry University
  2. Kingston University
  3. Bucks New University
  4. London South Bank University
  5. University of Northampton
  6. University of Southampton
  7. University of West London
  8. University of Wolverhampton
  9. Middlesex University
  10. University of Manchester

Study Mental Health Nursing in the UK

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