Duration: 2 Years
Passed B.Sc. Nursing (Basic) or Post Basic B.Sc. In nursing degree from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka (RGUHS), or any other university accepted as equivalent by RGUHS, Karnataka.
Minimum one year of work experience after obtaining B Sc Nursing (Basic) in a hospital or a Nursing educational institution/community health setting. For candidates with Post Basic B.Sc nursing degree, no such experience is needed after graduation.
Registered with the State Nursing Council as a registered nurse and registered midwife.
Foreign nationals: (including Nepali, Bangladeshi, Bhutani, and Tibetan refugee) seeking admission to M. Sc Nursing program must have valid certificate of registered nurse by their own country except for OBG specialty.
Scheme of examination:
|S No.||Year||Total no. of Theory papers||Total no. of practical papers|
|1||First Year||4 papers||2 papers|
|2||Second Year||2 papers||2 papers|
|2||Advanced Nursing practice|
|3||Nursing Research & Statistics|
|4||Clinical specialty – I|
|2||Clinical specialty – II|
Students shall have university examination at the end of each year. Minimum pass marks shall be 50% in each of the theory and practical separately.
Class tests will be conducted periodically to evaluate the student’s performance in each subject. The average marks will be sent to the university as internal assessment, for both theory and practical.
A model exam will be conducted before the university examination.