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Basic B.Sc Nursing Degree
Intake: 40 Seats

The course covers 4 completed years including clinical training of 24 weeks.

On completion of the four year B.Sc. Nursing program the graduate will be able to:
  • Apply knowledge from physical, biological, and behavioral sciences, medicine including alternative systems and nursing in providing nursing care to individuals, families and communities.
  • Demonstrate understanding of life style and other factors, which affect health of individuals and groups.
  • Provide nursing care based on steps of nursing process in collaboration with the individuals and groups.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking skill in making decisions in all situations in order to provide quality care.
  • Utilize the latest trends and technology in providing health care.
  • Provide promotive, preventive and restorative health services in line with the national health policies and programmes.
  • Practice within the framework of code of ethics and professional conduct, and acceptable standards of practice within the legal boundaries.
  • Communicate effectively with individuals and groups, and members of the health team in order to promote effective interpersonal relationships and teamwork.
  • Demonstrate skills in teaching to individuals and groups in clinical/community health settings.
  • Participate effectively as members of the health team in health care delivery system.
  • Demonstrate leadership and managerial skills in clinical/ community health settings.
  • Conduct need based research studies in various settings and utilize the research findings to improve the quality of care.
  • Demonstrate awareness, interest and contribute towards advancement of self and of the profession


  • Candidates should have passed two year pre university examination or its equivalent with English as one of the subject and Physics, Chemistry and Biology
    Candidates from the stream of vocational higher secondary course conducted by the Board of vocational higher secondary examination, Kerala the candidate shall have taken of minimum of 5 subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in addition to the vocational subject
  • Students should have obtained atleast 45% of the total marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English and must have obtained a minimum of not less than 45%. In respect of candidates belonging to scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, or other backward classes the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English be not less than 40% instead of 45% as above.
  • The candidate should have completed 17 years on or before 31st day of December of the year of admission
  • Candidates shall be medically fit
  • Selection will be based on the entrance test