Middlesex University

Course Introduction


Our cutting'edge European Nursing Degree allows you to experience a different culture and health system within the EU and prepares you for a nursing career, both in the UK and abroad.

Why study BSc European Nursing (Adult) at Middlesex University?

This exciting nursing route involves spending seven months with one of our partner institutions in Malta, Finland, Italy or Denmark where you will learn how different health services work and compare this to the operations of the National Health Service in Britain. You will learn a range of essential nursing skills and techniques to effectively care for adult patients in a variety of healthcare environments and develop critical and analytical skills through exploring the philosophical basis of nursing practice.

We are seeking students with the right acumen for this highly competitive course; who can demonstrate excellent communication skills and show care, compassion, courage and commitment to a nursing career, who want to expand their horizons and work in a new country.

Course highlights

We have outstanding employment results: almost 90% of our nursing graduates are now nurses and the profession offers excellent progression

Your studies are supported by brand new state'of'the'art facilities including nursing skills labs, professional training equipment and a separate building set up to deliver a range of high'fidelity simulations in areas such as resuscitation and dealing with seriously ill patients

Our tutors are nursing sector professionals and bring the latest practice to their teaching

Our course is approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and provides the highest standard of education and training

Upon successful graduation you will receive professional status as a registered adult nurse

During your time abroad you will be participating in the Erasmus* programme (you will be notified of any changes to these arrangements)

As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.

Course Modules

Year 1:

Foundations for Field of Practice (30 credits) ' Compulsory

Foundations for Nursing Practice (30 credits) ' Compulsory

Foundations for Professional Practice (30 credits) ' Compulsory

Practice Learning 1 (30 credits) ' Compulsory

Year 2:

Approaches to Health and Social Care Research (30 credits) ' Compulsory

Caring for Patients with Long Term Conditions (30 credits) ' Compulsory

Nursing the Acutely Ill Patient (30 credits) ' Compulsory

Practice Learning 2 (15 credits) ' Compulsory

Practice Learning 3 (15 credits) ' Compulsory

Year 3:

Dissertation (30 credits) ' Compulsory

European Approaches to Complex Care in Adult Nursing (30 credits) – Compulsory

European Placement Nursing (15 credits) – Compulsory

Lifestyle, Culture and Health (15 credits) – Compulsory

Nursing in Europe (15 credits) – Compulsory

Practice Learning 5 (15 credits) ' Compulsory

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £11,500 Overseas Fees