Bachelor of Nursing


Bring your passion for nursing to Murdoch and we’ll help you develop the qualification and experience you need within just 3 years. You can also choose your specialty area from the beginning of your degree, and begin your rewarding career sooner.

Bring your vocation for nursing to Murdoch and we will help you develop the foundation for your practical workplace learning.

Prepare for a variety of diverse and exciting roles as a registered nurse

Registered nurses are welcomed by an industry looking for well-trained nurses across the general and mental health areas.

To prepare you for this role, our dedicated staff will train you in all areas of contemporary, high-quality nursing that will prepare you for a variety of roles within the clinical setting.

They offer a wealth of clinical, academic and research expertise, as well as ensuring an exceptional learning experience through Murdoch’s excellent learning and teaching resources.

Your entry into rewarding employment

After graduating from Nursing at Murdoch you will be well-prepared to register with the Nurses and Midwives Board of Australia as a high-quality nursing professional, across a variety of clinical areas.

Enrolled nurses who have a least 1 years clinical experience are welcome to apply and receive one year advanced standing into our degree, enabling it to be completed in 2 years.

Entry Requirements

The qualifications listed below are Murdoch University\’s standard undergraduate admission requirements for international students. Any of these will allow you to gain direct entry into most Murdoch undergraduate degree programs.

Eligibility to apply

In addition to english proficiency, students should achieve at least one the following in order to be eligible to apply:
GCE A-Level/STPM At least 7 points over the best 2 or 3 subjects at H2 level
WAUPP CPS of at least 54
International Baccalaureate (IB) Full IB Diploma awarded, score of at least 25
Australian ATAR An Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) between 55.00 – 59.99 (indicative)
Indonesian SMU3 Score of 8
For Diploma and post-secondary graduates Successful completion of your Diploma or other recognised post-secondary qualification will usually allow you to direct entry to those Murdoch University programs that have standard entry requirements. Requests for advanced standing (credit and exemptions) will be assessed upon request.

Other qualifications are also accepted. To find out whether you qualify contact [email protected]

In addition to at least one of the above, applicants for Nursing will need to submit a Personal Statement. This is a brief essay (generally no more than 500 words) outlining why you wish to undertake the program you have applied for, how you consider your past study and experiences to be relevant to the program for which you are applying and why you think you will succeed in this course.

English proficiency

Applicants require an overall IELTS result of 6.5 (no individual band less than 6.5 – speaking, reading, writing, listening).