B. Sc Nursing

Aim of B.Sc. Nursing programme :   

  • To prepare graduate nurses to function in different settings including Hospitals, Community nursing services, at various levels such as professional competent bedside nurses and midwives, nurse supervisor, nurse educators and nurse manager to provide promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative services.
  • To prepare  graduate nurses to conduct and support research activities in the area of nursing practice and thereby to uplift consistently the standard of the profession


Duration of the course   : Four Years

          Sanctioned Strength       : 70 

  Eligibility for admission : 

A candidate seeking admission to B.Sc.N programme must be a citizen of India/Children or dependents of Non Resident Indians. Candidate shall be required to have the following.

  • The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission .No relaxation in the minimum age will be allowed.
  • Should have passed higher Secondary examination of the Board of Higher Secondary Education of Kerala or equivalent examinations recognized by any of the Universities in the State of Kerala with 50 % marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English put together.
  • Candidate shall be medically fit 
  • Candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from outside the State of Kerala shall produce the certificate of recognition and equivalency of qualifying examination, from Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur.
  • Relaxation of marks in qualifying examination for SC/ST and SEBC (Socially & Educationally Backward classes) candidates are applicable  as per Govt. norms.