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Nursing Courses


The General nursing and Midwifery (GNM) training Course is of 3 years duration with English as the medium of instruction. Apart from theoretical training in class rooms, the practical hospital training would be of paramount importance. The course shall also include field training in community nursing and midwifery. The General Nursing & Midwifery programme aims at preparing nursing professionals.


One can work at Hospitals, Private clinics, Schools, and Rehabilitation centers as Home care Nurse, infection control Nurse, ICU Nurse and OT Nurse.

One can also study further for Post Basic Nursing (which would make it equivalent to Bsc Nusing) after which they can even work in Educational institutions besides Hospitals.

Course Duration              3 Years
Eligibility                          10+2 with 40% marks in any stream.


Basic B.SC Nursing

The Basic B.Sc Nursing is the 4 years degree programme affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University Health Science, Bangalore, Karnataka. This programme is approved by Karnataka State Nursing Council & India Nursing Council.

This programme aim at preparing the students to be competent professional nurses with scientific innovative ideas in solving health problems and in delivering quality health care.

Nursing is an important profession related to the field of medicine, students are given exposure to the theoretical and practical education and the courses are molded to imbibe the essence of both to make sure the student has hands on knowledge in every aspect fo the course.

The Courses are also designed to help develop abilites to work with other specialist medical and paramedical personnel, devise and demonstrate disease prevention and health promotion programmes, integrated principles of hygiene are taught in the course.

Course Duration                      4 Years
Eligibility:                                10+2 with 45% marks under science group with Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English


Post B.SC Nursing

The Post B.Sc Nursing is a 2 years degree programme affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University Health Science, Bangalore, Karnataka. This programme is approved by Karnataka State Nursing Council & Indian Nursing Council.

The health care sector has witnessed rapid development in recent years and the nursing professionals who are part of health system too have had a dynamic growth rate. The PB Bsc. Nursing programme is aimed at preparing young professionals to presume responsibility as nurse specialists, consultants, educators, clinical specialist by providing advanced knowledge which is rendered through classroom & clinical teachings and educational visits. The scope encompasses nursing educational institutions, clinical nursing and public health nursing in community settings. The examinations are held annually.

Course Duration:                         2 Years
Qualification: Pass in GNM after 10+2 or equivalent examination preferably with Science subjects. Candidate should be a registered Nurse and registered Midwife or                                                  equivalent  with any State Nursing Registration Council.

M.SC Nursing

The duration of MSc Nursing program is two years. Examinations are held annually. The teaching is incorporated with clinical experience in respective specialties. The students are required to submit a dissertation as a partial fulfillment of the program. Students are given an experience of organising a workshop and conference with the support of faculty.

Clinical Specialisations offered:
  • Medical Surgical Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Child Health (Paediatric) Nursing
  • Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology Nursing
Course Duration:                2 Years


Pass in BSc/PC BSc/PB BSc Nursing recognised by Indian Nursing Council, and a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate.