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BSc. Nursing LBS

BSc. NRI Seats (2021)

B.Sc. , Post Basic & M.Sc. Nursing (2021)

SEAT DIVISION

Seat division Total Govt.Seats NRI

Management Seats

Open Merit

Christian Community

           Management Seats
B.Sc 70  35 10 25 07 18
PB Bsc 20  10 - 10 10 -
M.Sc
Med Sur. 02 01 - 01 01 -
OBG 02 01 - 01 01 -
Paed 02 01 - 01 01 -
Psy 02 01 - 01 01 -
Community 02 01 - 01 01 -

 

GNM NURSING (2021)

  TOTAL SEAT 50

 

  • ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR B.Sc. NURSING
    • Seat Division
    • Seat division Total Govt.Seats NRI

      Management Seats

      Open Merit

      Christian Community

                 Management Seats
      B.Sc 70  35 10 25 07 18
    • Nationality: Candidates must be Citizens of India / children or dependents of NonResident Indians. 

    • Academic: As per Indian Nursing Council norms, the candidates should have passed +2 class with 12 years of school-ship with 50% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English.

    • As per norms of Kerala University of Health Science (KUHS) for admission for B.Sc Nursing, the minimum educational requirements shall be the passing of: Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination (12 years course), Or Senior School Certificate Examination (10+2), Pre-Degree Examination (10+2), Or An equivalent with 12 years schooling from a recognized board or university with Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) and English with minimum of 50% aggregate marks.

    • Relaxation in marks: The candidates belonging to Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (as per G.O. (P) No.208/66/Edn dated 2.5.1966, G.O. (MS) No.95/08/SCSTDD dated 06.10.2008 and amendments thereof), will have a elaxation of 5% marks in the qualifying examination. They need only 45% marks in the case of Biology and 45% marks in the case of optional subjects put together. The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes candidates need only a pass in the qualifying examination.

    • Every candidate before admission to the course shall submit to the Principal of the Institution a Certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Medical Officer with MBBS or higher qualification certifying that the candidate is fit to undergo the course.

    • Rounding off of the percentage of marks to the nearest whole number is not permitted.

    • Candidates who have passed their qualifying Examination from authorities other than the State of Kerala, except CBSE and CSE, shall produce the certificate of recognition and equivalence of the qualifying examination from Kerala University of Health Sciences/Directorate of HSE, Kerala.

    • For grant of equivalency of Secondary School Educational qualification granted by any foreign country for the purpose of admission to B.Sc Nursing courses, the student need to produce an equivalency certificate from the Association of Indian universities (AIU), AIU House, 16, Commander, Inderjit Gupta Marg, New Delhi – 110002 and also the requisite approval from the Indian Nursing Council.

    • The norms of eligibility prescribed by the Indian Nursing Council / Kerala Nurses & Midwives Council / Kerala University of Health Sciences shall also apply.

    • Age: Applicants should complete 17 years of age on or before 31st December 2021. The maximum age limit for admission shall be 35 years. No relaxation of age will be allowed.

    • Duration of the programme shall be four years. 

     

    • AIM
    • The aim of the undergraduate nursing 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 and facilitate individuals and groups in pursuit of health, function in the hospital, community nursing services, and conduct research studies in the areas of nursing practice. They are also expected to assume the role of teacher, supervisor, and manager in a clinical/ public health setting/ school of nursing

    • Objectives
    • On completion of the four years B.Sc Nursing programme the graduate:

      • apply knowledge from physical, biological and behavioral science, medical 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 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 team work.

  • ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR POST BASIC B. Sc. NURSING
    • Candidates must be citizens of India / Children or dependents of Non Resident Indians.
    • Candidates should have passed their Higher Secondary School certificate examination (12 years course), or Senior School Certificate Examination (10+2), Pre-Degree Examination (10+2), or An equivalent with 12 years schooling from a recognized board or university with Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) Subjects.
    • The candidates should have passed 3 or 3 ½ years General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) Course with 50% marks in aggregate from an institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council.
    • For all the courses, candidates belonging to Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (as per G.O. (P) No. 208/66/Edn. dated 2.5.1966., G.O. (MS) No. 95/08/SCSTDD dated 06.10.2008 and amendments thereof, with a total annual family income not exceeding Rs. 4.5 lakhs, will have a relaxation of 5% marks in the qualifying examination. They need only 45% marks in the case of Mathematics/Biology/Bio Technology/Computer Science and 45% marks in the case of optional subjects put together. The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes candidates need only a pass in the qualifying examination.
    • Every candidate before admission to the course shall submit to the Principal of the Institution a Certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Medical Officer certifying that the candidate is fit to undergo the course.
    • Rounding off of the percentage of marks to the nearest whole number is not permitted.
    • Candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from authorities other than the State of Kerala should produce the certificate of recognition and equivalence of the qualifying examination from the Kerala Nurses & Midwives Council.
    • Any further norms of eligibility that may be prescribed by the Indian Nursing Council/ Kerala Nurses & Midwives Council/KUHS shall also apply.
    • Candidate should be a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife with the Kerala Nurses & Midwives Council.
    • Duration of the programme shall be two years
    • Candidate should be in the rank list published by the LBS Centre for Science & Technology and/ or in the rank list published by Supervisory Committee, Govt. of Kerala for admission to Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing.
    • Medium of instruction and examination shall be in English.
     
  • ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR M.SC NURSING
    • Candidates must be Citizens of India/ Children or dependents of Non Resident Indians.
    • Candidate should have passed the regular Degree Course in Nursing (B.Sc. Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing) with 55% aggregate marks from an institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council (INC)
    • Candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from Universities other than from the Government Universities in the State of Kerala should Produce Eligibility/Equivalence Certificate for the qualifying examination from Kerala University of Health Sciences.
    • Candidates should be a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife with the Kerala Nurses & Midwives Council.
    • As on the date of joining for the course, the candidates should have minimum one year of experience after Basic B.Sc. Nursing OR after regular Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing, in any hospital having minimum bed strength of 100 or in a School/College of Nursing recognized by Indian Nursing Council and with Community Health Program.
    • Experience acquired after registration with the nursing council only will be counted.
    • Selection will be based on inter se merit, depending on the rank obtained by the candidates in the Common Entrance Examination conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, Government of Kerala and or Supervisory Committee, Govt. of Kerala.
    • Every candidate before admission to the course shall submit to the Principal of the Institution a Certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Medical Officer certifying that the candidate is fit to undergo the course.
    • Duration of the programme shall be two years.
    • Medium of instruction and examination shall be in English.
     
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