Nursing and midwifery

Study with LSBU and become the best nurse or midwife you can be. Learn how to deliver quality, considered and precise care, and develop into the most capable of health workers.

We train nurses and midwives in a range of disciplines with courses to support you throughout your entire career. LSBU are renowned for the scale and quality of our partnerships with all top teaching hospitals. We maintain strong relationships with more than 60 NHS partner trusts to make sure our nurses and midwives are confident and prepared both for their placements and careers.

Our focus on widening participation creates diversity, fosters understanding and builds strong and resilient professional nurses and midwives. If you’re ready to make a difference in the world, you should be here.


Students in work or further study within six months of graduating (Unistats 2017).


In London for graduate prospects in Nursing (CUG 2019).


London modern university for student satisfaction with Health Profession courses (The Guardian 2018).

Open Day

Visit us on our Open Days and discuss your study options with our academics, talk to current students about their experience of LSBU, take a tour of our vibrant central London campus and experience our industry-standard facilities and student residences.

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Open Evening 9 Jan – Book Now


Our courses are available at either our Southwark or Havering campus, or both.

Undergraduate courses

Adult Nursing BSc (Hons) - Southwark and Havering

Children's Nursing BSc (Hons) - Southwark

Children's Nursing - Second registration BSc (Hons)

Learning Disability Nursing BSc (Hons) - Southwark (Open for 2019-20 entry)

Mental Health Nursing BSc (Hons) - Southwark and Havering

Midwifery (3 year) BSc (Hons) - Southwark

Midwifery (Shortened Course) BSc (Hons) - Southwark

Foundation Year

Undertake a foundation year as a bridge onto one of our BSc courses to create a single year course.

Health and Social Care Foundation Year - Southward and Havering


Student nurses

You’ll receive 50% of your training through onsite placements and thanks to our partnerships with NHS Trusts you could be learning at world renowned hospitals.


Nursing skills lab

Rehearse emergencies in our real-time ward with life-size simulator mannequins.

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Contact information

UK/EU enquiries

Tel: 0800 923 8888

International (Non EU) enquiries

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7815 6189

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