M.Sc Nursing

Aim of M.Sc.Nursing Programme

To prepare nurses for holding leadership position to function as nurse specialists consultants, educators, administrators and researchers

Duration of the course        2 years (Full Time)

Sanctioned strength          :   20 (4 seats in each specialty)

M.Sc.Nursing Specialty courses offered 

  1. Medical Surgical Nursing
  2. Community Health Nursing
  3. Child Health( Pediatric Nursing)
  4. Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing
  5. Mental Health (Psychiatric Nursing)

Eligibility for Admission

The Candidate seeking admission for M.Sc. Nursing must fulfill the following:

  • Successful completion of regular B.Sc. Nursing degree course/Post Basic Nursing degree with minimum 55% aggregate from any University of Kerala or any other University recognized as equivalent to it by Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS)
  • One year experience/internship after B.Sc.Nursing Degree and Registration in State  Nursing Council
  • One year experience prior or after successful completion of  Post Basic B.Sc.Nursing and registration in the respective State Nursing Council
  • Registration in Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council at the time of applying for the Programme.
  • Should appear in the entrance examination for admission to M.Sc.Nursing course conducted by Commissioner of Entrance examination ( CEE) , Govt. of Kerala
  • Should produce eligibility certificate from KUHS if passed qualifying examination from outside Kerala State.