Start Your Nursing Story
at the University of Cumbria
With a choice of specialisms in adult, children's, mental health, or learning disabilities nursing, your story is yours to shape. We add a personal touch to our teaching, getting to know you individually to help you reach your full potential.
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Why Choose Nursing at Cumbria?
97% of our nursing students are in employment or further study 15 months after graduation (Guardian University Guide 2023)
Accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
Practise your clinical skills in specialist simulation facilities including mock wards, home spaces, and our new immersive simulation room
"We offer the advantages of a large university but in intimate settings, where we get to know you as an individual."
"My tutors are amazing! They take time to get to know all their students personally, take an interest in us and then support us with our own ambitions. They are so invested in us and so supportive, it would be hard not to form a strong bond with them."
- CATHERINE HIND, BSC (HONS) - MENTAL HEALTH NURSING
"I think the most fulfilling part of all the placements is having those moments with patients that you will never forget."
- FINN GOMES, BSC (HONS) - CHILDREN'S NURSING
"I absolutely love placement and I am always excited to get back out there. I have been lucky in that I've had some amazing placements that have given me fantastic opportunities."
- ELOISE EDDINGTON, BSC (HONS) - LEARNING DISABILITIES NURSING