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B.Sc Nursing



The B.Sc. nursing degree program is a four-year fulltime program comprising eight semesters, which prepares B.Sc. nursing graduates qualified to practice nursing and midwifery in a variety of settings in either public/government or private healthcare settings. It adopts credit system and semester system as per the Authority guidelines with minor modifications suitable to professional education in a hybrid form. The choice-based system is applicable to electives only and is offered in the form of modules. Modular learning is also integrated in the foundational as well as core courses that is mandatory


3 years duration


• The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on 31st December of the year in which admission is sought.
• Minimum education:
1. 10+2 class passed with Science (PCB) & English Core/English Elective with aggregate of 45% marks from recognized board under AISSCE/CBSE/ICSE/SSCE/HSCE or other equivalent Board.
• Student shall be medically fit.
• Students appearing in 10+2 examination in Science conducted by National Institute of Open School with 45% marks.
• Student shall be admitted once in a year.


After completing the degree course she/he can work in the following areas.

  • Hospital – Central Govt., State Govt. and Private Hospitals.
  • Nursing Homes.
  • Teaching – School and College of Nursing.
  • Industrial Nursing.
  • Community Nursing.
  • WHO
  • Non Government Organization




PEO1: To deliver capable positive contribution in health center

PEO2: To apply suitable quantitative and qualitative techniques for solving health care problem

PEO3: Demonstrate understanding of the basic concepts and theoretical knowledge used in the different health care settings

PEO 4: Apply the different techniques in solving the health care problems related to their field of study in day-to-day situations during their career;

PSO1: An ability to apply conceptual foundations of management to solve practical decision-making problems.

PSO 2: Demonstrate the skill-based knowledge in college, hospitals and other health care settings.

PSO 3:   ability to apply conceptual foundations of nursing management to solve practical decision-making problems.

B.SC Nursing

I Semester

1.Communicative English

2. Applied Anatomy

3. Applied Physiology

 4. Applied Sociology

5. Applied Psychology 6.*Nursing Foundations I


Mandatory Module *First Aid as part of Nursing Foundation I Course

III Semester

1. Applied Microbiology and Infection Control including Safety

2. Pharmacology I

3. Pathology I

4. *Adult Health (Medical Surgical) Nursing I with integrated pathophysiology

Mandatory Module *BCLS as part of Adult Health Nursing I


V Semester

1. *Child Health Nursing I

2. Mental Health Nursing I

3. Community Health Nursing I (including Environmental Science & Epidemiology)

4. Educational Technology/Nursing Education

5. Introduction to Forensic Nursing and Indian Laws

 Mandatory Modules *Essential Newborn Care (ENBC), Facility Based Newborn Care (FBNBC), IMNCI and PLS as part of Child Health Nursing

VII Semester

1. Community Health Nursing II

2. Nursing Research & Statistics

3.Midwifery/Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBG) Nursing II

Mandatory Modules *Safe delivery app under OBG Nursing I/II (VI/VII Semester)

II Semester

1. Applied Biochemistry

2. Applied Nutrition and Dietetics

3. *Nursing Foundations II

4. Health/Nursing Informatics & Technology Mandatory Module *Health Assessment as part of Nursing Foundation II Course

IV Semester

1. *Pharmacology II

2. Pathology II & Genetics

3. Adult Health Nursing II with integrated pathophysiology including Geriatric Nursing

4.Professionalism, Professional Values & Ethics including Bioethics

Mandatory Module *Fundamentals of Prescribing under Pharmacology II *Palliative care module under Adult Health Nursing II

VI Semester

1. Child Health Nursing II

2. Mental Health Nursing II

3. Nursing Management & Leadership

4.*Midwifery/Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBG) Nursing I

Mandatory Module

* SBA Module under OBG Nursing I/II (VI/VII Semester)

VIII Semester Internship

(Intensive Practicum/Residency Posting)