BSc Nursing


B.Sc Nursing

B.Sc Nursing

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Pass in 10+2 examination with not less than 45% marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry & Biology with English as one of the languages of study. The candidate should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission.

Certificates to be produced at the time of admission

  • Application Form
  • 12th standard equivalent marks card/pass certificate - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • 10th std marks card/pass certificate for proof of date of birth - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • Transfer Certificate from the institution last attended - Original + 3 attested photocopies.
  • Conduct certificate from the institution last attended - Original
  • Migration certificate from the Board of the institution last studied (For Non Karnataka students)
  • Eligibility Certificate issued by the Registrar, Nitte University
  • Physical Fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner
  • Blood group certificate
  • Photographs - Recent color photo with white background, of resolution 300-600 dpi & size 35mm X 45 mm (Passport size) & 20mm X 25mm (Stamp size)
  • Aadhar card copy of the student

Commencement of course

The course commences as per the date prescribed by Nitte (Deemed to be University), most likely in the first week of August. The exact date will be communicated by the Institution.

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Nutrition & Biochemistry
  • Psychology
  • Nursing Foundations
  • Microbiology
  • Introduction to Computers*
  • English
  • Kannada*
  • Sociology
  • Medical Surgical Nursing I
  • Pharmacology, Pathology & Genetics
  • Community Health Nursing I
  • Communication & Educational Technology
  • Constitution of India*
  • Medical Surgical Nursing II
  • Child Health Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Gender Equity, Human Rights and Environmental Studies*
  • Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing II
  • Management of Nursing services and education
  • Internship*

Other Requirements : (Internship 6 months)

At the end of the program, graduates will be able to...

  • PO1.  Apply knowledge from physical, biological & behavioral sciences, medicine including alternative system in providing comprehensive nursing care to individual, families and communities. 
  • PO2.  Demonstrate understanding of life style and other factors which affect health of individual and groups.
  • PO3.  Practice nursing care based on steps of nursing process individually or in collaboration.
  • PO4.  Demonstrate critical thinking skills in making decisions in all situations in order to provide quality care.
  • PO5.  Utilize the latest trends and technology in providing health care. 
  • PO6.  Plan for promotive, preventive and restorative health care services in line with the global needs and national health policies and programs.
  • PO7.  Practice within the frame work of code of ethics, professional conduct, and acceptable standards of practice within the legal boundaries. 
  • PO8.  Display effective ways of Communication with individuals, groups and members of the health care team in order to promote professional interpersonal relationship and team work.
  • PO9.  Demonstrate skills in health teaching for individuals and groups in clinical/community health settings.
  • PO10. Handle emergencies effectively as members of the health team in health care delivery system. 
  • PO11. Demonstrate leadership and managerial skills in clinic/ community health settings.
  • PO12. Initiate need based research studies in various setting and utilize the research finding to improve the quality of care.
  • PO13. Display awareness, interest of self and contribute towards advancement of the profession.
  • PO14. Serve as a teacher, supervisor and manager in a clinical /public health setting.