Master of Nursing (53081) (Pre-Registration)

Sept 2019 Entry
Programme Code: 53081
Stream Code : N.A.
Mode of Study : Full-time
Normal Duration : 3 years
Credits Required for Graduation : 96 (30 Postgraduate credits plus 66 Undergraduate credits, including 30 clinical field credits)
Fund Type : Self-financed
Programme Leader : Dr Ada Lau, RN, BSN, MSc, DHSc
Programme Aims

This pre-registration nursing programme prepares Master entry-level Registered Nurses. The admitted students are Bachelor's degree holders in any discipline. The programme prepares students for registration with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong as Registered Nurses and to acquire the attributes to become future leaders in the profession.

  1. To equip students for holistic care that encompasses safe, ethical, legal, culturally sensitive nursing therapeutics provided to clients of all ages and their families in various healthcare settings.
  2. To prepare students to acquire the attributes of future nurse leaders through appraisal and translation of new knowledge in advancing nursing practice.
Programme Characteristics

This is a collaborative programme of the School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and the Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital.

Professional Recognition

The programme is accreditated by the Nursing Council of Hong Kong (NCHK) and graduates are eligible to apply for registration as Registered Nurses general.

Programme Structure
Entrance Requirements
Other Information
Preferred Subjects

There are no preferred subjects in the selection process. All subjects will be considered.


For further information on admission matters, please contact:
The General Office, School of Nursing
Tel: (852) 2766 4369
Fax: (852) 2364 9663

Core Areas of Study

Nursing Arts and Sciences (10 subjects)

Life Sciences (3 subjects)

Humanities and Professional Studies (7 subjects)

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