BSc (Hons) — 2024 entry Nursing Studies (Registered Nurse Mental Health Nursing)

Study mental health nursing at Surrey and learn to meet the diverse needs of people with mental health difficulties, and their families and carers.

Key course information

Start date
September 2024
Full time
3 years
UK fees
Overseas fees
UCAS code
Kate Granger Building
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Why choose
this course?

  • Access our Clinical Simulation Centre, including our wards and community flat, to practise scenarios created with people who have lived experience and actors.
  • Spend half of your training in clinical placements, to practise your skills in healthcare settings like acute inpatient, community and specialist mental health services, under the supervision of qualified practitioners.
  • Learn from a multidisciplinary team of lecturers, who are all healthcare professionals with experience of working in the NHS. Many are also active researchers, investigating topics such as clinical risk, service user involvement in care and behaviour change.
  • Get the academic requirements needed to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) to work as a mental health nurse once you’ve graduated.
  • Benefit from financial support provided by the NHS Learning Support Fund if you are a UK student. This includes a training grant of £5,000 per student per academic year with an additional specialist subject payment of £1,000 and reimbursement of travel costs when attending clinical placements.
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7th in the UK

For nursing in the QS World University Subject Rankings 2024

8th in the UK

For nursing in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024 

8th in the UK

And top 75 in the world for nursing in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2023 


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