Graduate School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health

Graduate School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health

Welcome to the Graduate School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Victoria University in Wellington.

Located at Wellington Hospital in New Zealand's capital city and part of Victoria's Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, we specialise in postgraduate qualifications for nurses, midwives and health professionals. Our qualifications range from postgraduate certificates and diplomas to Master's degrees and PhDs.

We are here to help you succeed. Our team of academics offer extensive experience in the health sector as well as an excellent reputation for research and teaching. You'll learn from the best, gaining a wealth of knowledge and skills highly relevant to your personal and professional lives.


Oct29GSNMH October Research Seminar: Dementia
Date: 29 October 2014
Time: 12.00 pm
Does computer gaming therapy contribute to improved quality of life and cognitive functioning for people… Read more
Nov6-7Polypharmacy Conference 2014
Date: 6–7 November 2014
Time: 12.00 pm
Managing the risks of polypharmacy for patients with chronic conditions Time: Thursday 6 Nov… Read more
Dec4Midwifery Post-Conference Seminar
Date: 4 December 2014
Time: 8.00 am
Where: CS801 Seminar Room, Level 8 Clinical Services Building, Wellington Hospital, Riddiford Street, NewtownCost: $100.… Read more


21 August 2014 Kai Tiaki Nursing Journal Star
Rebecca is the star of the August edition of the nursing journal Kai Tiaki. Read more
28 April 2014 Issue 1 GSNMH Research Newsletter 2014
The Graduate School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Staff and Students have been very busy… Read more
28 April 2014 Shut up and Write! Midwifery and Normal Birth Research Group
The Midwifery and Normal Birth Research Group facilitates monthly “Shut up and Write” sessions. Read more


Welcome to the School

Find out about our Head of School Dr Kay de Vries Read more »


Master of Nursing Science

Working in a small GP practice in the Wairarapa, Corina Ngatai embarked on postgraduate studies in 2011 with a goal in mind: to achieve and obtain the qualifications to become a nurse practitioner with prescribing rights.
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Master of Health Research in Midwifery

Verity O'Connor combines part-time study towards her Master of Health Research with a full-time lead maternity carer (LMC) caseload and caring for her four school-aged children.

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 2015 Course Brochure

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