Master of Nursing (By Research)

University of Canberra

The Master of Nursing (Research) course enables Registered Nurses to develop the advanced knowledge and skills required to plan, conduct and disseminate the findings of rigorous research. These research findings will contribute to the development of their specialty area of nursing, and serve to improve the health outcomes of individuals, families, groups and/or communities. Students will be individually supervised to critically examine, apply, evaluate, and also transmit their knowledge and the research evidence they produce in the course of their learning.

Course Fee:

Australian: $41,520
International: $50,160

Entry Requirements:

The entry requirements for the course are: a) A degree or Honours degree in nursing or a relevant area, with at least an average grade of Credit or better; b) Evidence of a capacity for conducting research at the Masters level; and c) Not less than two years of relevant work experience as a registered nurse. A relevant degree may include an Arts or Science degree. Students undertaking clinical research will also be required to have registration (or be eligible for registration) as a nurse in the ACT.


48 credit points

Subjects you can Study:


Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Nurse - Registered,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Full time 2 years
Canberra No info Yes Part time 4 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

Is the information on this page correct? Request update

Request Information
Enquire about this course