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Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery
 
Intake: 60 Seats

The course covers a total of 3 years with inbuilt internship
 
Overall Objective

To prepare nurses with a sound educational programme in nursing to enable them to function as efficient members of the health team.
 
COMPETENCIES

The nurse on completion of this course will be able to:
 
  • Demonstrate competency in providing health care to individual, sick or well, using nursing process.
    -- Assess the nursing need of clients from birth to death.
    -- Plan and carry out appropriate action to meet nursing needs.
    -- Provide effective nursing care for maintaining best possible level of health in all aspects.
    -- Promote self care in people under their care.
    -- Apply problem solving techniques in nursing practice.
    -- Evaluate effectiveness of nursing care
  •  Apply knowledge from the humanities, biological and behavioral sciences in functioning as a nurse.
  • Function effectively with members of the health team and community applying the knowledge of human relations and communication skills in her work.
  • Participate as member of the health team in delivery of curative preventive, promotive and rehabilitative health care service.
  • Mobilize community resources and their involvement in working with the communities.
  • Demonstrate use of ethical values in their personal and professional life.
  • Demonstrate interest in activities of professional organization.
  • Recognize the need for continuing education for professional development.
  • Demonstrate basic skills in teaching patients and giving nursing care to them.
  • Demonstrate basic skills in administration and leadership while working with other members of health team and community.
  • Assist in research activities

ELIGIBILITY
 
  • Minimum and maximum age for admission will be 17 and 35 years respectively
  • Minimum education
    a) 10+2 class passed or its equivalent preferably with science (physics, Chemistry & Biology) subjects with aggregate of 45% marks
    b) Those who have cleared 10+2 vocational ANM course (revised after 2001) from the school recognized by INC
    c) ANM training that is 10+1 years training should also have passed +2 or its equivalent examination students shall be medically fit