Nursing Studies

Congratulation to Nursing Studies, who came top of the Guardian UK University League Table 2017 last week in the category of Nursing and Midwifery.

Nursing Studies alumni have generously funded a scholarship to support a student in one the taught Masters programmes in Nursing Studies at the University of Edinburgh. This scholarship will be open to all applicants for postgraduate taught degrees in Nursing Studies.

We’d like to hear your views on a potential new masters in Nursing. Our survey will only take 5 minutes and your answers will help inform the development of this exciting new programme. Please access the survey here.

As one of the first universities to offer a nursing degree in the UK (since 1956), the University of Edinburgh has a long tradition of preparing graduate nurses.

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Postgraduate study at Edinburgh can open up new horizons and career paths, with graduates from Nursing Studies highly regarded throughout the world.

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We offer a lively research environment that has a mix of research interests and methods, with a focus on how individuals and families experience illness.

In 2016, Nursing Studies at the University of Edinburgh celebrates 60 years, making us the UK’s longest standing university nursing department. There is much history to celebrate whilst we look forward to new challenges in the future.

Photos from the conference

Develop your career in nursing with one of our flexible, dynamic and relevant courses.

Edinburgh graduates are highly regarded, with several leaders in nursing being alumni.