Your nursing career starts here, and you'll get an annual nursing payment while you train too. Get all the information you need to start your application.
How to become a nurse
Did you know nursing is the UK’s most employable type of degree, with 94% of students getting a job within six months of finishing their course?
If you're eligible you can also receive at least £5,000 in financial support every year of your degree.
Most people qualify by studying a degree in nursing. Nursing degrees aren’t all about having your nose in a book. There is lots of practical hands on experience with patients in hospital and community settings.
The first thing to decide is which field of nursing you want to study in, so use the links below to find more about them. In all of these fields you’ll have the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of people each and every day. The four fields of nursing are:
There are some degree courses that allow you to study in two of the fields. These are known as ‘dual field’ degrees. Once you have qualified you’ll be able to work as a nurse anywhere in the UK and even internationally.