General Nursing and Midwifery


  •  Duration : 3 year
  •  Medium of Instruction: English
  • Examination Board : Madhya Pradesh Nurses Registration Council


Educational Qualification

  •  10+2 with English and must have obtained a minimum of 40% marks at the qualifying examination. Candidates are also eligible from State Open School recognized by State Government and National Institute of School(NIOS) recognized by Central Government. However science is preferable.
  •  10+2 with English having 40% marks in vocational ANM course from the school recognized by the Indian Nursing Council.
  •  10+2 with English having 40% marks in vocational stream – health care science from a recognized CBSE board / State/ Centre.
  •  Registered ANM with pass mark.
  •  Minimum age is17 years to be completed on 31st December of the year of admission. Upper limit is 35 years.
  •  5% of total marks relaxed for SC /ST candidates.
  • Any other reservation as per the State Government under the Reservation Policy.


  •  Demonstrate competency in providing healthcare to individual sick or well using nursing process.
  •  Apply knowledge from the humanities ,biological and behavioral sciences in functioning as a nurse
  •  Function effectively with members of the health team and community applying the knowledge of human relations and communication skills in her work.
  •  Participate as a member of the health team in delivery of curative, preventive, promotive and rehabilitative health care service.
  •  Mobilise community resources and their involvement in working with the communities.
  •  Demonstrate use of ethical values in their personal and professional life.
  •  Demonstrate interest in activities of professional organization.
  •  Recognise the need for continuing education for professional development.
  •  Demonstrate basic skills in teaching patients and giving nursing care to them.
  •  Demonstrate basic skills in administration and leadership while working with other members of health team and community.
  • Assist in research activities.

Details of the course

First Year Second Year Third Year Part-I Third Year Part-II
Bio Science -Anatomy & Physiology, Microbiology Medical Surgical Nursing-I Midwifery & Gynecological Nursing Medical Nursing Education
Behavioral Sciences –Psychology, Sociology Medical Surgical Nursing-II Community Health Nursing-II Introduction to Research
Nursing Foundations -Fundamentals of Nursing ,First Aid Mental Health Nursing. -------- Professional Trends & Adjustments
Community Health Nursing -CHN- I ,Environmental Hygiene, Health Education & Communication Skills, Nutrition Child Health Nursing ---------------- Nursing Administration & Ward Management
English ---------- ---------- ----------
Computer Education ---------- ---------- ----------

Examination System

Annual examination will be conducted by the Madhya Pradesh Nurses Registration Council in the month of August/September. Supplementary examination will be conducted every six months.

Eligibility For Examination

The candidate must have completed the 11 months course. A candidate must have 80% attendance in theory and 100% attendance in practical in each subject for appearing for examination. However the absenteeism has to be made up during the summer vacation.

Award Of Diploma and Registration

Successful candidates will be awarded Diploma in Madhya Pradesh Nurses Registration Council .They will be eligible for registration with the Nursing Council of any State in India.