General Nursing Midwifery (GNM)

The Course of study of General Nursing and Midwifery is 3.6 years.

Objectives of the Courses

Create awareness and skills required in the Nursing process in the provision of health care and Nursing of Patients. Demonstrate ability in self awareness, self evaluation in personal and professional life. Promotion of health, precautions against illness, restoration of health and rehabilitation.

Philosophy

The International Council of Nurses states that the unique function of the nurse is to assist the individual sick or well, in the performance of those activities contributing to health or its recovery that he would perform unaided if he had the necessary strength, will or knowledge. And to do, this is in such away as to help him gain independence as rapidly as possible. Our School of Nursing believes that a basis in Nursing should prepare Nurses for first level position in Nursing both in the Hospital and Community. To achieve this, our school is having the opinion that good unit of basic scientific principles of communication and learning are essential, as nursing is believed to be a profession influenced by scientific and technological advances.

Recognition

Our G.N.M. Course is recognized by Government of Karnataka. Approved by Karnataka State Nursing Council, Bangalore and Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi.

Affiliation

Affiliated to Government of Karnataka RGHUS, KNC and INC New Delhi

Eligibility for Admission

Candidates seeking admission should have:

Minimum and maximum age for admission will be 17 and 35 years respectively. For ANM/LHV, there is no age bar.

10+2 class passed or equivalent.

Those who have cleared 10+2 vocational ANM course (revised after 2001) from the School recognized by Indian Nursing Council.

ANM training i.e. 10+1.5 years training should also have passed +2 or its equivalent examination.

Admission of students shall be once in a year, Student should be medically fit.

In addition to the above, admission procedure can be laid down by concerned State Nursing Council/Nursing Examination Boards (S.I.B.E, M.I.E.B., C.M.A.I)