Nursing and Midwifery Programs

The heart of healthcare

If care and compassion are what make you tick, Western can show you how to make a difference.

Our nursing and midwifery campus is close to some of Western Sydney’s biggest hospitals and healthcare facilities, so you won’t just look good on paper when you complete your study, you’ll also have hands-on experience.

Western is ranked in the top 50 in the world for Nursing. You'll emerge with a solid grasp of theory. Gain access to world's-best clinical simulation technology, including beds and mannequins. Meet and work with 10 expectant mums to gain experience in midwifery continuity of care.

If you’re looking to further your career in nursing or midwifery, Western offers a wide range of postgraduate degrees, in Nursing, Midwifery, Primary Health Care, Child & Family Health (Karitane), Mental Health Nursing, and Acute & Critical Care Nursing. Many of the programs are offered online so you can learn where and when it suits you.

If nursing or midwifery is your calling, Western can show you how to fulfil it.

Learn from the best

Western Sydney University has been ranked the number one Nursing School in Australia by Centre for World University Rankings - CWUR, and in the Top 50 in the world, QS World University Ranking.


Liberate your ambition and stand out from the rest. 

Applications to study in March 2024 are now open.

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Clinical Practice Units

Western’s CPUs are designed to simulate a contemporary hospital ward setting.