Bachelor of Midwifery

University of Canberra

This course aims to graduate midwives who make a positive difference to the health of women and their children. Graduates will be educationally prepared to practice across the full scope of midwifery as defined by the ICM Definition of a Midwife and will be eligible to register in the ACT and other states and territories under mutual recognition policy. This course is designed for international compatibility.

Course Fee:

International: $92,100

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; Assumed knowledge: ACT: English (T) major; NSW: English Advanced; studies in Science (Chemistry and Biology) and Mathematics are highly recommended; plus CV and written statement outlining understanding of topical issues relevant to childbearing women and midwifery. A proforma for the written statement must be used and can be obtained, along with further information, from the Faculty of Health website. All students enrolled in the Bachelor of Midwifery course are required to undergo a Police Record Check prior to undertaking clinical experience. All students are also required to present an immunisation history.


72 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Midwifery; Midwifery practice theory

Study Pathways:

Honours is available.

Further information:

There are non-standard English language requirements for this course. To be eligible students must have an academic IELTS or equivalent of 7.0. Students who have undertaken all of their education in an English speaking country (as defined on UC website) are deemed to have met English language proficiency requirements.


Graduates are eligible for registration as a midwife in Australia with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00212K

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Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info No Full time 3 years
Canberra No info No Part time 6 years
The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

Provider CRICOS: 00212K

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