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Centre for Postgraduate Nursing Studies

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The Centre for Postgraduate Nursing Studies at the University of Otago, Christchurch is ranked in the top 100 nursing schools in the world (QS rating, 2020).

New special topic: Infection Prevention and Control

Two papers now offered in 2022:

  • NURS 471 Special Topic: Foundations of Infection Prevention and Control
  • NURS 472 Special Topic: Infection Prevention and Control in Practice

For further information and admissions enquiries, contact:

Co-ordinator, Student Experience

MNSc 2020

Master of Nursing Science

For graduates of any discipline, become a registered nurse in just two years.

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Master of Advanced Nursing Practice

Preparing RNs to become a Nurse Practitioner Mātanga Tapuhi.

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Postgraduate courses for RNs

Clinically-focused certificates, diplomas, masters’, and PhD qualifications.

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Improving clinical outcomes for people with long-term, acute, and complex conditions.

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Postgraduate research opportunities

Explore current PhD opportunities in the Centre.

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