General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM)

Overview

  • Level of Programme Diploma
  • Duration 3.5 years
  • Average Start Salary 3 - 4 lakhs per annum
  • Language English
  • Assessments Yes
Course Description

General Nursing and Midwifery or GNM is a three-year and six-month diploma course designed for aspirants who want to pursue a career in clinical nursing.

The programme teaches candidates how to care for individuals who are sick or have been injured in order to help them attain full recovery. 

The curriculum includes a six-month internship at the end of the course and the diploma is granted only after the candidates complete this internship.

Job Roles offered are

Clinical Nurse Specialist

Legal Nurse Consultant

Forensic Nursing etc.

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Qualification Required: 10+2 (Physics, Biology and Chemistry)

Minimum Marks Required (Aggregate): 45%

Syllabus

First Year Syllabus

Anatomy

Physiology

Microbiology Psychology
Sociology Fundamentals of Nursing
First Aid Community Health Nursing I
Environment Hygiene Health Education
Communication Skills Nutrition
English Computer Education

Second Year Syllabus

Medical Surgical Nursing I

Medical Surgical Nursing II

Mental Health Nursing

Child Health Nursing


Third Year Syllabus

Nursing Education

Introduction to Research and Statistics

Professional Trends and Adjustments

Nursing Administration and Ward Management


Integrated Supervised Internship

Nursing Education

Introduction to Research and Statistics

Professional Trends and Adjustments

Nursing Adminstration and Ward Management