Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Students wanting to be considered for the Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Nursing Practice are required to have:

  • A Bachelor of Nursing (or equivalent training)
  • Current unrestricted registration with AHPRA
  • Current employment and clinical support in a mental health specialty area; and
  • Satisfy the University’s English language requirements (equivalent to Academic Board performance band 6.5).

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Discuss your eligibility

Speak with a dedicated online student support consultant to clarify any questions about entry requirements, including prior academic performance and professional experience.

Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149
Email: continuing-education@unimelb.edu.au
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT
Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.