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Postgraduate Courses

The School of Nursing & Midwifery are now delighted to offer the following 3 postgraduate courses to International students. The School provides a rich environment for students with access to staff from a range of professional backgrounds. All postgraduate courses are fulltime and are delivered as one year theory programmes and offer an excellent opportunity to specialise in one of the following areas.

Master in Science Nursing

Master in Science Mental Health

Master in Science Dementia

Undergraduate Courses

More information to follow about undergraduate courses


The School of Nursing & Midwifery offers excellent opportunities for research students. The School conducts and supervises research within a wide range of areas and welcome applications from researchers who wish to pursue research degrees. Both the School of Nursing and Midwifery and Trinity College Dublin have substantial support mechanisms which are available to researchers to assist them in the pursuance of their research studies. The School has won over €7.6million in competitive research funding from 23 national and international funding bodies in the last five years and has been ranked by an international panel of experts as the leading institution within Ireland in Nursing and Midwifery education and research

This is a short presentation by Sylvia Huntley-Moore, Director, Staff Education and Development, Dr Gabrielle McKee, Assistant Director of Research and Prof Catherine Comiskey, Director of Research here at the School. It gives an overview of the school's approach to developing a whole School research community from undergraduate to PhD and beyond.

Developing a whole school research community (QuickTime movie)

Entry Requirements

International applicants must:

  • Be entitled to practise as a qualified or registered nurse in their own country.
  • Hold an honors degree in nursing.
  • For all applicants whose first language is not English meet language requirements
    (see below).
  • Or otherwise satisfy the course committee that they have the ability to complete and
    benefit from the course.

English Language requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English and who have not been educated through the medium of English must present one of the following qualifications in the English language:
IELTS: Grade 6.5
TOEFL: 230-computer based, 570 paper based
Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English: Grade C
Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English: Grade C

Credit Translation

Refer to the credit translation scale below

ECTS Credits American Credits
2.5 1.5
5 2.5
7.5 4
10 5


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Last updated 3 June 2014 (Email).