M.Sc. Nursing


Duration : 2 Years, Number of Seats : 25


Admissions Open for the Academic Year 2022 - 2023


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The M Sc Nursing is a two years program. The University examinations are held annually. The teaching is incorporated with clinical experience in respective specialties. The students are required to submit a dissertation as a partial fulfillment of the program. Students are given an experience of organizing a workshop and conference with the support of faculty.

M.Sc. Nursing

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  • 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. In 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.


  • List Of Subjects - I Year
    • Nursing Education
    • Advanced Nursing practice
    • Nursing Research & Statistics
    • Clinical specialty – I
      1. Medical Surgical Nursing
      2. Community Health Nursing
      3. Psychiatric Nursing
      4. Child Health Nursing
      5. OBG Nursing
  • List Of Subjects - 2nd Year
    • Nursing management
    • Clinical specialty – II
      1. Medical Surgical Nursing
      2. Sub specialty subjects
        • Cardio vascular and thoracic nursing
        • Critical care nursing
        • Oncology nursing
        • Neuro sciences nursing
        • Nephro urology nursing
        • Orthopedic nursing
        • Gastro entreology nursing
      3. Community Health Nursing
      4. Psychiatric Nursing
      5. Child Health Nursing
      6. OBG Nursing
  • Examination
    • 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.