Course details

CRICOS course code: 094986G

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


The Diploma in Health Science (Nursing) is a premium pathway into QUT’s Bachelor of Nursing (NS42). On completion of the Diploma with the required results, you are guaranteed a place in the Bachelor of Nursing degree.

Study on campus as a QUT student with access to all services and facilities across the University.
On completion with the required results, receive a guaranteed place in Bachelor of Nursing with 7 units of advanced standing.
Study first year academic content.
Benefit from an interactive learning environment, with small classes and more contact hours.
Receive additional academic and language support providing a smooth transition into the Faculty of Health.
Develop academic English language skills and progress without the need to take another IELTS test (or equivalent).

Studying Diploma in Health Science (Nursing) at the QUT International College will fast-track your entry into QUT's Bachelor of Nursing (NS42). You will develop academic skills which will help you become more confident with your university studies and dramatically improve your English skills, all while enjoying a complete university experience. Successful graduates will be guaranteed entry into QUT’s Bachelor of Nursing.

You will learn through university style lectures, tutorials and workshops with a focus on the development of independent learning skills. Smaller class sizes mean you get more individual attention from your teachers.


Provides a pathway into QUT's Bachelor of Nursing.
Develop academic and English language skills for successful study in the Bachelor degree program.
Complete in 8 months full-time. 12-month Diploma option available for February entry.
Successful graduates will receive up to 7 units of credit for prior learning (advanced standing) towards the Bachelor of Nursing degree.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 28,122 Per Year
Start date: 27 February 2023
24 July 2023
Study mode: Full time

Kelvin Grove Campus

Victoria Park Road
Brisbane Queensland 4059

Entry criteria

Students must have a pass in Australian Year 12 or equivalent.

Entry requirements may vary from country to country.

IELTS Academic score of 6.0 with Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing score of 5.5; TOEFL iBT score of 71 with Listening score of 12,Reading score of 14, Speaking score of 16, Writing score of 18; Pearson PTE (Academic) score of 50 with Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing score of 46; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) score of 169 with Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing score of 162.


Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
Gardens Point Campus
2 George Street Brisbane Queensland 4000