Nursing & Midwifery - International courses

Courses and Study Study areas - International courses Nursing & Midwifery - International courses

JCU offers courses in Nursing and Midwifery that reflect our commitment to the wellbeing of rural, remote, tropical and Indigenous communities. JCU Nursing can be studied at five Tropical campuses in Townsville, Cairns, Mackay, Mount Isa and Thursday Island.

Nurses and Midwives are highly valued and find employment throughout Australia and overseas in a variety of positions. Our Nursing and Midwifery courses are designed by experienced, professional staff to make a difference to the unique health issues facing northern Australia and the Tropics.


Bachelor of Nursing Science3 years full-timeOn campus
Diploma of Higher Education in General Studies1 year full-timeOn campus
Diploma of Higher Education in Health1 year full-timeOn campus


Graduate Certificate of Nursing1 year part-timeOff campus
Graduate Certificate of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine]6 months full-timeOn campus
Graduate Diploma of Nursing1 year full-timeOff campus
Graduate Diploma of Research Methods [Tropical Health and Medicine]1 year full-timeOn campus
Master of Nursing1.5 years full-timeOff campus