Nursing Bridging

BSc (Hons) Nursing - Bridging Programme
School of Nursing and Midwifery


Thank you for your interest in studying at RCSI Bahrain. If you have any questions regarding our programmes, please don’t hesitate to contact us on +973 16660100 or futurestudents@rcsi-mub.com.

Upon successful completion of the online application, the applicant will receive an auto response email confirming receipt of the application (please note: the admissions team will make all contact through email).

Essential documentation required for consideration for the programme is as follows:

  • Certified copies of nursing diploma academic transcripts and certificates
  • Certified copies of academic transcripts and graduation certificate from secondary school (Grades 9, 10, 11 & 12)
  • Scanned copy of passport showing name, nationality, date of birth and photograph page
  • Scanned copy of CPR card/GCC identity card (if applicable)
  • Personal Recommendation Form completed by your supervisor or the Head of Department. To print, please click here
  • A valid nursing licence or a letter from your employer confirming you are a licensed nurse
  • Recently updated Curriculum Vitae

These documents must be uploaded during the online application process (incomplete applications cannot be processed by the Admissions Team).

Please Note: Applicants should include their unique Application Reference Number and full name on their application in all correspondence with the University.

Following completion of the online application, including submission of all essential documentation, eligible applicants will be invited to the University for an English Proficiency Exam and an interview. The interview will be conducted by two members of academic staff and will assess the applicant's communication skills, experience, motivation and suitability for completing the programme.

Following attendance at interview, the Admissions Committee will consider the application in full. Candidates will be advised of the outcome of this consideration by email within approximately two weeks of interview.

Application outcomes are as follows:

  • Candidates may be issued with a Full Offer
  • Candidates may be issued with a Conditional Offer, i.e. pending achievement of conditions specified in the offer letter
  • Candidates may be placed on a waitlist, which will be reviewed prior to commencement of the programme
  • Candidates may be issued with a regret letter, indicating they have been unsuccessful in obtaining a place in the programme