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Diploma In Nursing

This programme provides students with professional skills and knowledge to prepare them for a nursing career.
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Course Registration

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Testimonials

The Master of Healthcare Administration course has given me ample opportunities to network and interact with other healthcare professionals, by sharing their experiences and insights on advanced issues in healthcare management, aged care, ethics and public policy.

- Celene Ting, Assistant Manager (Hospice Sector), MHA Graduate

It was a meaningful experience, managed to gain more knowledge and meet new friends. The one-month residency in UK was fun and gained practical skills.

- Zhang Linjian, Optometry Degree Graduate

Enriching programme and applicable to my work. Learnt about working environments of different countries during the one-month residency in UK.

- Doreen Tan, Optometry Degree Graduate

Practical hands-on sessions were helpful, especially during the summer clinical placement at Aston University.

- Ho Choy Peng, Optometry Degree Graduate

A great course to take, especially for aspiring management level staff. Learnt many theories and principles that help to guide my work now. Great lecturers too, who never fail to patiently guide the students along. 

- Ms Ranz Tan, MHA Graduate

I am thankful for the friends made with all the classroom sessions and group discussions for the group presentations. Learnt lots from lecturers and classmates about the challenges in healthcare from a macro perspective. Definitely a worthwhile next step for managers in healthcare.

- Ms Audrey Kon, MHA Graduate

I am thankful to have pursued my course with Parkway College & grateful for their collaboration with Flinders University. The lecturers have imparted us with useful tools which enhanced our competency level. Overall, it had been a very enriching experience. I believe I can use my knowledge to understand how organisations & people work better.

- Anitha D/O Kunasaigaran, Valedictorian ‘17, MHA Graduate

The course increased my strategic acumen & gave me the extra boost at work. The professional network formed was invaluable; learning from the experiences of my lecturers & fellow students has widened my horizons. Completing the course while working full-time required commitment, but the benefits outweighed my sacrifices.

- Sandy Teo, ADON (Mount Elizabeth Hospital), MHA Graduate

The well-paced curriculum structure of the 2-year part time MHA course has allowed students the flexibility & convenience to complete assignments. The course has an enriching & thought-provoking structure, together with the excellent rapport & encouragement from the lecturers.

- Fasela Jamal, Nurse Manager (CGH), MHA Graduate

The MHA Course equipped me with great understanding of management in the healthcare industry which helped to advance my career. I enjoyed the fruitful discussion with friendly lecturers and coursemates & would definitely recommend to friends & colleagues who are interested in this career!

- Goh Ling Jia, MHA Graduate

Parkway College promises a journey filled with life-long learning, exposure and plenty of hands-on opportunities. So if radiography is something you are interested to pursue, don't be afraid to jump right in!

- Shannon Wong, Radiography Degree Graduate

I enjoyed learning more about anatomy and physiology – I found the medical conditions, diseases and uncommon pathology that we covered in our classes fascinating. And I like how the course wasn’t just theoretical – we had regular hands-on practice sessions to learn how to position patients during procedures.

- Fong Xiwen, Radiography Degree Graduate

Through clinical placements offered during this course, I was able to get out of my comfort zone and interact with patients and staff to further improve my interpersonal skills. Apart from that, clinical placements also provided me with essential hands-on practice to help me better understand concepts taught in school.

- Jasena D/O Ramdas, Radiography Degree Graduate

Radiography is great for those with a strong interest in biology and physics, and who love to work with sophisticated technology. We learn about human anatomy and have to understand how the machines work. Apart from being a clinical radiographer, I can go into teaching, management or research in the future.

- Nur Hanisah Nordin, Radiography Degree Graduate

The degree is great for those who love a challenge, and like working in a fast-paced environment, You have to like being a team player too, as one works with other healthcare professionals.

- Haruna Elangovan, Radiography Degree Graduate

The Diagnostic Radiography and Imaging course in Parkway College ensured that I could stay on home ground and yet attain an honours degree that is internationally recognised. 

- Hider Bin Omar, Radiography Degree Graduate

Parkway College has helped and moulded me to be a nurse with a heart and ready to serve. Our lecturers aren't only our educator, but they are our advisor and guide. Since we are a small cohort, our lecturers ensure that we have effective learning and prepared to deliver quality of care.

- Dora Isabel Saloria, Diploma in Nursing Undergraduate

The most enjoyable thing about the course was that I got to put theory into practice during practicum – that gave me a real sense of purpose. Listening to my lecturers share their on-the-job experiences also gave me an insight into what working life would be like.

- Altai Erdenetsolmon, Diploma in Nursing Graduate

My lecturers seemed to be able to sense when I was stressed out over schoolwork, and were always very supportive and there to help us, even when I was doing my attachment in the different hospitals. I am thankful to them for teaching and mentoring me throughout the course.

- Grace Su, Diploma in Nursing Graduate

I really enjoyed the hospital postings part of the course where I had the chance to visit many hospitals, I found it inspiring and eye-opening experience especially interacting with the patients.

- Lau Wing Chi, Diploma in Nursing Graduate

The clinical attachments during my time at Parkway College really provided me with ample opportunities to be exposed to different hospital environments. I enjoyed learning how to interact with patients and gaining first-hand experience in communicating with them.

- To Man Ki, Diploma in Nursing Graduate


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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the course duration for Diploma in Nursing course?

The full course duration is 36 months inclusive of classroom lectures, tutorials, e-learning, practicums and clinical attachment to various healthcare facilities. Please refer to the Diploma in Nursing page for more information.

Are international candidates accepted for the course?

Yes, international candidates may apply for the course. Please refer to the Diploma in Nursing page for the academic entry requirements. Candidates must also meet the health requirements. Candidates with prior education not conducted in English are required to provide the results of the IELTS assessment.

I already have a nursing qualification from my country, can I apply for the Diploma in Nursing course at Parkway College?

Parkway College does not accept credit transfer or a pre-obtained nursing qualification for entry. Please refer to the course entry requirements for international candidates.

Is financial assistance available for Diploma in Nursing course at Parkway College?

Sponsorship schemes may be available from time to time for Singaporeans and Singapore Permanent Residents. Please refer to the course page for the application period, if available.

How can I register for the Diploma in Nursing course ?

Please ensure that you meet the academic and health entry requirements. Please complete the ‘Application form’ and make an appointment with us to submit the full documents.

International applicants may apply through Parkway College’s authorised student recruitment agents in their country as the agents will assist to facilitate the interview and form submissions. Please refer to the Student Recruitment Agents page. If there are no appointed student recruitment agents in your home country, please contact us with your nationality and academic qualifications to confirm your eligibility for the programme.

Does Parkway College accept any credit transfer or recognition of prior learning?

No, credit transfers are not accepted. All enrolled students must complete the full 36-months Diploma in Nursing programme in Singapore.

Does Parkway College offer any part-time course or distance study in Nursing?

No, we do not have any part-time course or distance study option for this programme due to regulations.

Can I combine my GCE ‘O’ level results to apply for the courses?

Yes, you may combine a maximum of 2 consecutive sittings of your GCE ‘O’ Level qualifications.

Is the course recognised by Singapore Nursing Board (SNB)?

Yes, in addition, SNB requires all graduates of the course to pass a 6-month Competency Assessment on Provisional Registration in an in-patient clinical setting after graduating. Graduates must have an offer of employment before SNB will accept an application of their registration. Upon passing the competency assessment, graduates will be granted Full Registration.  The clinical setting can be a hospital, community hospital or nursing home with acceptable nursing supervision.

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