THE B.Sc.NURSING COURSE IS AFFILIATED TO THE TAMIL NADU DR. M.G.R. MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI.

The B.Sc. nursing degree program is a four-year fulltime program comprising eight semesters, which prepares B.Sc. nursing graduates qualified to practice nursing and midwifery in a variety of settings in either public/Government or private healthcare settings. It adopts credit system and semester system as per the Authority guidelines with minor modifications suitable to professional education in a hybrid form. The program encompasses foundational, core and elective courses. The choice-based system is applicable to electives only and is offered in the form of modules. Modular learning is also integrated in the foundational as well as core courses that is mandatory

Full time | Duration: 4 Years (Comprising 8 Semesters)

Objectives:

          On completion of the four year B.Sc. Nursing program the graduates will be able to:

  1. Apply knowledge from physical, biological and behavioral sciences, medicine, including alternative systems and nursing in providing nursing care to individuals, families and communities.
  2. Demonstrate understanding of life style and other factors, which affect health of individuals and groups.
  3. Provide nursing care based on steps of nursing process in collaboration with the individuals and group.
  4. Demonstrate critical thinking skill in making decisions in all situations in order to provide quality care.
  5. Utilize the latest trends and technology in providing health care.
  6. Provide promotive, preventive and restorative health services in line with the national health policies and programs.
  7. Practice within the framework of code of ethics and professional conduct and acceptable standards of practice within the legal boundaries.
  8. Communicate effectively with individuals and groups and members of the health team in order to promote effective interpersonal relationships and teamwork.
  9. Demonstrate skills in teaching to individuals and groups in clinical/ community health settings.
  10. Participate effectively as members of the health team in health care delivery system.
  11. Demonstrate leadership and managerial skills in clinical / community health settings.
  12. Conduct need based research studies in various settings and utilize the research findings to improve the quality of care.
  13. Demonstrate awareness, interest and contribute towards advancement of self and of the profession.

ADMISSION GUIDELINES FOR BSC NURSING

B.SC(NURSING)

  • The candidate should have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete this age on 31st December of the year of admission.

  • The candidate should have completed the two years intermediate/ H.Sc or equivalent course thereof, with science subjects, viz. English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from a recognized Indian University or Pre- University.

  • The candidate must have obtained 45% aggregate marks for general category (40% & for reserve category) in Physics, Chemistry, Biology taken together in the qualifying examination, i.e. 10 + 2 / HSC or an equivalent examination.

  • The candidate should be medically fit.