Keele to launch new nursing programmes with support funding available

Keele University’s School of Nursing and Midwifery have announced three new full-time postgraduate nursing programmes starting in April 2021. 

The two-year programmes in Children’s NursingLearning Disability Nursing and Mental Health Nursing will join the School’s well-established MSc Adult Nursing course.  

All four programmes meet the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) standards for pre-registration nursing education, and £5,000 per year of non-repayable financial support is available across the accelerated programmes thanks to the NHS Learning Support Fund 

Head of Keele’s School of Nursing and Midwifery, Dr Patricia Owen said: “I am delighted to be able to offer this fast-track approach to becoming a qualified nurse in all fields of nursing.  

We have worked with our local clinical partners to develop these programmes and it will be great in 2 years' time to have qualified nurses in adult, child, learning disability and mental health fields with their Master's degree, ready to work in our local health economy." 

Visit our website to find out more about the courses on offer. 


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