Academic Programs - M.Sc Nursing

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Aim

The aim of the program is to :

The aim of the postgraduate program in nursing is to prepare graduates to assume responsibilities as nurse specialist, consultants, educators, Administrators in a wide variety of professional setting.

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Objectives

On Completion of the two year M.Sc. Nursing Programme, the graduate will be able to :

  • Utilize/apply the concepts, theories and principles of nursing science
  • Demonstrate advance competence in practice of nursing;
  • Practice as a nurse specialist.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and function effectively as nurse educator and manager.
  • Demonstrate skill in conducting nursing research, interpreting and utilizing the findings from health related research
  • Demonstrate the ability to plan and effect change in nursing practice and in the health care delivery system.
  • Establish collaborative relationship with members of other disciplines
  • Demonstrate interest in continued learning for personal and professional advancement
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Admission Requirements
  • College CET
  • 50% in BSc Nursing/ PBBSc Nursing examination
  • Registered Nurse with 1 year of experience after B.Sc / P.B.B.Sc Nursing
  • Candidates are required to appear for *Institutional Entrance Test
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Course of instruction - First year M.Sc Nursing
Sr. No I year Subjects Theory
(In hrs)
Practical
(In hrs)
1 Nursing education 150 150
2 Advance nursing practice 150 200
3 *Clinical Speciality 150 650
4 Nursing Research and Statistics 150 100
Total hours 600 1100
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Clinical Speciality offered

Medical Surgical Nursing: 12

  • Cardiovascular & Thoracic Nursing
  • Nephrology Nursing
  • Critical Care Nursing

Community Health Nursing: 4

Obstetric & Gynecological Nursing: 4

Child Health Nursing: 4

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M.Sc Nursing
Theory Practical
First Year Internal External Internal External
Nursing Education 25 75 50 50
Advance Nursing Practice 25 75
Clinical Speciality- I 25 75 100 100
Nursing Research & statistics **25 *75
Total 100 300 150 150
Final Year
Nursing Administration 25 75
Dissertation & Viva 100 100
Clinical Speciality- II 25 75 100 100
Total 50 150 200 200
*Nursing research = 50 & statistics 25 ** Nursing research = 15 & statistics 10