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 presentation – start here for key information

Check out our video on nursing where our academics and teaching staff answer key and frequently asked questions. They discuss our courses, placements and practical experience, classes and timetables, assessments, admission pathways and more.

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

Check out our website to learn more about nursing at ACU.

Faculty gallery

Explore nursing across our campuses.

Where can I study nursing?

Ballarat

Blacktown

Brisbane

Canberra

North Sydney

Melbourne

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Admission pathways

There is more than one way into university. Learn about our pathway and entry programs.

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 presentation – start here for key information

Check out our video on midwifery where our academics and teaching staff answer key and frequently asked questions. They discuss our courses, placements and practical experience, classes and timetables, assessments, admission pathways and more.

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

Check out our website to learn more about midwifery at ACU.

Faculty gallery

Explore midwifery across our campuses.

Where can I study midwifery?

Brisbane

Melbourne

Student and graduate video

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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, you’ll help an individual woman through her full journey – pregnancy, labour, birth and the postnatal period.

Professional practice opportunities overseas

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

Paramedicine

As a paramedicine student you’ll learn the fundamentals of delivering compassionate healthcare for diverse populations in dynamic environments while developing the essential skills for lifelong learning.

Paramedicine presentation – start here for key information

Check out our video on paramedicine where our academics and teaching staff answer key and frequently asked questions. They discuss our courses, placements and practical experience, classes and timetables, assessments, admission pathways and more.

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

Check out our website to learn more about paramedicine at ACU.

Faculty gallery

Explore paramedicine across our campuses.

Where can I study paramedicine?

Ballarat

Brisbane

Canberra

Melbourne

North Sydney

Student and graduate video

Find some inspiration on Impact

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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.

Our locations

We have eight campuses around Australia, and a campus in Rome, Italy.

Support services

Discover the range of student services available at ACU.