Study nursing, midwifery and paramedicine

Nurses, midwives and paramedics are there for us when we need them the most. They help us keep our health on track, provide critical care and even save lives. Be empowered to improve the wellbeing of others and provide vital care to members of the community.

Nursing

Turn your compassion into a rewarding career. Use your skills, knowledge and experience to provide crucial care and improve the wellbeing of vulnerable people when they need it most.

At ACU, 91 per cent of our nursing students are employed within four months of graduating.*

Nursing informational video

Check out our video on nursing. Hear from academics about our courses, placements and practical experience, overseas opportunities, admission pathways and more.

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Join us for a live session

We’re running a range of live sessions across our Virtual Open Days – please check back soon to see what’s on offer.

Register for Open Day so you can add events to your planner and organise your day in advance.

Visit our website for more information about nursing at ACU.

Faculty gallery

Explore some of the nursing facilities available across our campuses.

Where can I study nursing?

Ballarat

Blacktown

Brisbane

Canberra

North Sydney

Melbourne

Online

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Professional practice opportunities overseas

Our OT, Physio and Speech Pathology students can undertake Pracs in Chile, Denmark, New Zealand, Timor Leste, Vanuatu or Vietnam.

Fees and scholarships

Find out more about university fees and financial assistance.

Mental health nursing

Explore our postgraduate mental health nursing program.

Our research

Explore our partnership with the Nursing Research Institute.

*2019 QILT Graduate Outcomes Survey, domestic undergraduate, overall employed four months after graduating.

Midwifery

More than just studying the birth of babies, midwifery will allow you to meet the psychological, emotional, physical, social and spiritual needs of women in maternity settings such as hospitals, birth centres, community agencies and at home.

Midwifery informational video

Check out our video on midwifery. Hear from academics about our courses, placements and practical experience, overseas opportunities, admission pathways and more.

You’ll notice dots along the player bar – hover over these to skip to certain topics that interest you.

Join us for a live session

We’re running a range of live sessions across our Virtual Open Days – please check back soon to see what’s on offer.

Register for Open Day so you can add events to your planner and organise your day in advance.

Visit our website for more information about midwifery at ACU.

Faculty gallery

Explore some of the midwifery facilities available across our campuses.

Where can I study midwifery?

Brisbane

Melbourne

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Admission pathways

Not everyone gets into university the same way.

Fees and scholarships

Find out more about university fees and financial assistance.

Continuity of Care Experience

As a midwifery student, experience continuity with individual women through pregnancy, labour, birth and the postnatal period.

Professional practice opportunities overseas

Our OT, Physio and Speech Pathology students can undertake Pracs in Chile, Denmark, New Zealand, Timor Leste, Vanuatu or Vietnam.

Paramedicine

As a paramedicine student you’ll learn to provide unscheduled, out-of-hospital care to patients of all ages with health issues that span the spectrum of illness, injury and trauma.

Paramedicine informational video

Check out our video on paramedicine. Hear from academics about our courses, placements and practical experience, overseas opportunities, admission pathways and more.

You’ll notice dots along the player bar – hover over these to skip to certain topics that interest you.

Join us for a live session

We’re running a range of live sessions across our Virtual Open Days – please check back soon to see what’s on offer.

Register for Open Day so you can add events to your planner and organise your day in advance.

Visit our website for more information about paramedicine at ACU.

Faculty gallery

Explore some of the paramedicine facilities available across our campuses.

Where can I study paramedicine?

Ballarat

Brisbane

Canberra

Melbourne

North Sydney

Student and graduate video

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Professional practice and community engagement opportunities overseas

Travel to any one of Cambodia, Chile, India, Timor Leste, Vanuatu and engage with local communities.

Admission pathways

Not everyone gets into university the same way.

Continuity of Care Experience

As a midwifery student, experience continuity with individual women through pregnancy, labour, birth and the postnatal period.

Support services

Discover the range of student services available at ACU.