The School is a national leader in nursing and midwifery research, with a number of competitive grants from the National Health and Medical Council (NHMRC) and the Australian Research Council (ARC). We are committed to supporting researchers, and providing opportunities for our students to work with experienced successful researchers.
Our School has a dynamic research culture and a proven track record in competitive research funding, publications, structured approach to Higher Degree Research supervision and successful completion of Higher Degree Research (HDR) students.
The School of Nursing and Midwifery Research Areas are:
- Acute care
- Aged care
- Chronic and complex care
- Maternal child health and mental health
Our Research Collaborations:
YOUNG UNIVERSITIES IN THE WORLD TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION
FUNDING TOP 20 NATIONAL HEALTH AND MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (NHMRC)
Western Sydney University has been ranked Australia's highest ranked Nursing School, in this year's CWUR Rankings by Subject.
SoNM ranked 5th in Australia and 22nd in the world in the 2017 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) by academic subjects.
Western Sydney University has been ranked in the Top 100 Universities for Nursing, in this year's QS World University Rankings by Subject.