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, 2022).
Master of Nursing Science
For graduates of any discipline, become a registered nurse in just two years.
Master of Advanced Nursing Practice
Preparing RNs to become a Nurse Practitioner Mātanga Tapuhi.
Postgraduate courses for RNs
Clinically-focused certificates, diplomas, masters’, and PhD qualifications.
Improving clinical outcomes for people with long-term, acute, and complex conditions.
Postgraduate research opportunities
Explore current PhD opportunities in the Centre.
Downloads for prospective students
- Prospectus for registered nurses considering postgraduate study (PDF)
- University of Otago, Christchurch postgraduate course book (PDF)
- 2023 Study Block Timetable (PDF)