B.Sc., Nursing Programme : 4 years

Affiliated to:

The Dr.M.G.R Medical University

Annual Intake

100 Students

Approved by:

The Government of Tamilnadu

Attendance

90% of attendance in theory and practical separately

Recognised by:

The INC, New Delhi and TNNMC ,Chennai

The four-year undergraduate course in Nursing has been designed to completely train and qualify the students to deal with various aspects with utmost professionalism and care. Here are some of the aims of B.Sc in Nursing.


B.Sc in Nursing will train and produce nurses with the ability to critically think and be clear while also being caring, well-disciplined and assertive, responding to the dynamic needs of the industry, the healthcare delivery system as well as the society.


The programme will train the students to take up decisions on their own in different nursing situations, all within the scope of the field. It will also train them to protect the rights of the patients and groups included.


The programme will further train the students to take up research initiatives in Nursing as well as apply an evidence-based form of practice.


A candidate should have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or would complete the said age on or before 31st December of the year of admission with 45% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Botany and Zoology.

An equivalent with 12 years schooling from a recognized board or university with science and with minimum 45% aggregate marks (Physics, Chemistry and Biology). For SC/ST candidates - the minimum percentage of mark is 40%.


Post Basic B.Sc., Nursing Course: 2 years

Affiliated to:

The Dr.M.G.R Medical University

Annual Intake

100 Students

Approved by:

The Government of Tamilnadu

Attendance

90% of attendance in theory and practical separately

Recognised by:

The INC, New Delhi and TNNMC ,Chennai

The aim of undergraduate program is to Prepare graduates to assume responsibilities as professional, competent nurses and midwives in providing promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative services.


Prepare nurses who can make independent decisions in nursing situations, protect the rights of and facilitate individuals and groups in pursuit of health and conduct research studies in the areas of nursing practice.

A pass in H.Sc., or its equivalent examination. Should have qualified in Diploma in Nursing and be a registered Nurse and Midwife in any recognized State Nursing Council. Candidates who have their registration in State Nursing Council other than Tamil Nadu, must also register in the Tamil Nadu Nursing Council accepted by the authority of the University.


M.Sc., Nursing Course: 2 years

Affiliated to:

The Dr.M.G.R Medical University

Annual Intake

25 and 5 Seats in each speciality

Approved by:

The Government of Tamilnadu

Attendance

90% of attendance in theory and practical separately

Recognised by:

The INC, New Delhi and TNNMC ,Chennai

The aim of the postgraduate program in nursing is to prepare graduates to assume responsibilities as nurse specialists, consultants, educators, administrators and researchers in a wide variety of professional settings.


a) Passed the qualification of B.Sc. Nursing Degree of this University or any other University accepted as equivalent there to.

b) Registered with the State Registration Council Of Nursing and Midwifery.

c) Minimum One Year of Work experience after B.Sc(N) or prior to or after Post Basic B.Sc Nursing.

Clinical Specialty

(i) Medical Surgical Nursing (Cardiovascular and Thoracic Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, Oncology Nursing, Neurosciences Nursing, Nephro-Urology Nursing Orthopedic Nursing, Gastroenterology Nursing).

(ii) Child Health (pediatric) Nursing.

(iii) Obstetric and Gynecological Nursing

(iv) Community Health Nursing.

(v) Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing.