Why study postgraduate health courses with UTS online

Ranked #1 in Australia for academic reputation in nursing and midwifery¹

Above world standard for Excellence in Research in Australia for Public Health & Health Services2

APAC accreditation mark

Accredited with conditions* by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) to provide the necessary qualifications to advance towards becoming a registered psychologist

1QS Top Uni Ranking 2024 2ERA 4/5, 2018   

*A student who successfully graduates from a program of study that holds APAC accreditation (either with or without conditions) at the time of their graduation is considered to have completed an APAC-accredited program of study.


Career Outcomes

Graduates from UTS Online Health Programs find themselves equipped for various roles within the healthcare sector, such as:

  • Psychologist
  • Midwife
  • Epidemiologist
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Mental Health Nurse
  • Nurse Educator
  • Health Educator
  • Acute Care Nurse
  • Health Policy Advisor
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Community Health and Wellbeing Officer
  • NGO Manager
  • Associate Professor in Epidemiology
  • Public Health Researcher
  • Health Policy Advisor
  • Clinical Manager
  • Practice Manager
  • Primary Health Organization Manager
  • Theatre Manager
  • Counselor
Health Industry Insights


Projected employment growth for employment in the Health Care and Social Assistance industry over the next 5 years. (Labour Market Insights, 2022)


Projected health professionals needed in Australia by 2025. (ASIC, 2021)


Invested by the Australia Government to grow mental health workforce and to strengthen governance across the sector as part of the Workforce. (Department of Health, 2022)

Benefits of Online Study

UTS Online offers unparalleled opportunities for professional development, providing access to cutting-edge tools and expert insights that keep you ahead of industry trends. With flexible learning paths, you can tailor your education to fit your lifestyle and commitments, striking a balance between academic pursuits and personal responsibilities.

Graduating with the same qualifications as on-campus peers, you'll also acquire future-proofed skills, ready to propel your career to the next level while building your network.

Our intuitive online platform ensures a seamless learning experience, allowing you to navigate your academic journey effortlessly and stay on track to success. Moreover, our supportive network of Student Success Advisors guides you from enrollment to graduation, ensuring you receive personalised support every step of the way.

With UTS Online, you not only gain essential skills for your career but also build valuable connections with peers and industry professionals, enhancing your prospects in today's competitive job market.



Frequently Asked Questions
There are so many options for study, how do I know which one is right for me?

We understand that choosing the right course can be a significant decision. At UTS Online, we provide a range of benefits to help you make an informed choice:

  • Learning from leaders: Our courses are designed by experts in tech and innovation, ensuring you receive a top-quality education that equips you with the skills to excel in your field.
  • Flexible learning: We offer 7-week subjects and a user-friendly online learning environment, making it convenient for working professionals like you to balance study with other commitments.
  • Personal support: Our dedicated Student Enrolment Advisors are here to assist you in navigating your course options. They can provide personalised guidance based on your career goals and interests.
  • Networking opportunities: Through our online study platform, you'll have the chance to connect with peers and industry professionals, enhancing your network and potential career opportunities.

So, if you're unsure about which course aligns best with your aspirations, don't hesitate to reach out to our Student Enrolment Advisors. They are here to support you in making the right choice for your future. Schedule a call at this link or reach out to us on live chat.

I have never studied online before, what does it look like?

We prioritise student success and innovate our online learning without sacrificing quality. For many, the online environment is more user-friendly and intuitive than they expected.

Here's an example video showcasing our online learning environment's key features and functionalities, including various tools and resources available to support your studies.

See here for practical tips on managing your time efficiently, staying focused, maintaining motivation and prioritising your health, so you can achieve your career goals.

Remember, we are always just an email or phone call away to help

When are the study period intakes?

UTS Online offers courses with six starting dates each year: January, March, May, July, August, and October.

You can find the 2024 academic calendar here: UTS Academic Calendar 2024

What are the benefits of postgraduate study?

Postgraduate study provides a wide range of advantages, such as career advancement, specialised knowledge, and personal growth. Click here to read five valuable insights into how pursuing a postgraduate education can significantly impact your professional and personal development.

How is online study different to on campus study?

You can expect equal educational quality online as on campus. UTS Online courses are specifically designed for working professionals, offering quality education no matter your location or work schedule.

For more information, schedule a call at this link or reach out to us on live chat.


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