Bachelor of Nursing (Advanced)


Liberate your ambition and stand out from the rest. 

Applications to study in March 2024 are now open.

Become a nursing leader with our advanced nursing program

The Bachelor of Nursing (Advanced) aims to challenge and further develop your capacity to become a nursing leader or researcher. You will participate in advanced prorgamwork, extension activities, research training and enhanced professional practice opportunities.

In this degree, you’ll explore more than just the scholarly elements of nursing and leadership. You’ll be given the chance to put theory into action in our on-campus simulated clinical practice settings, as well as undertaking placements in a range of healthcare settings.

Professional accreditation

This degree has accreditation and approval from the Nurses and Midwifery Board Australia. Graduates will be eligible to apply for registration as a registered nurse in Australia.

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.

Program structure

The program structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the subjects you will be studying.

Students must maintain a grade point average of 5.5 or above to remain in the program. Those who do not maintain this average will be transferred to the Bachelor of Nursing.

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on subjects selected. View available subjects in our handbook.

For further information on University fees, please visit Fees and University Costs.

Delivery: On campus

Fees: AUD $32,928*

Delivery: On campus



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"The program is unique in how it integrates nursing, leadership, and research into a Bachelor degree, which few other universities offer."

— Monique Brown. Bachelor of Nursing (Advanced).

Find your unlimited

A double-degree gives you the ultimate edge. Be at the forefront of your field. Achieve your unlimited potential.

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the program (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their program based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their program past the normal finish date of the program will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its programs between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of programs for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.  

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