General Nursing Midwifery

GNM referred as General Nursing and Midwifery it deals with the education of nurses in general health care, nursing, and midwifery. It is a 3 years long Diploma program. Academic program is 3 years long and 6 months are dedicated towards internship. Internship is mandatory. This programme will boost you in career prospects. After completing this course, successful candidates may register themselves as registered nurse or midwife with state nurse registration council.

Duration Of Study

There will be two Examinations every year. One Annual examination in August and supplementary examination in February. Theory examination will be held in the identified centres and practical examination will be held in the clinical area of respective institutions. Examinations will be held both in the morning and the after noon sessions.

Course Of Study

Subjects in First year G.N.M Nursing

Subjects Theory (Hrs) Practical (Hrs)
Bio Sciences
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Microbiology

120
90
30

Behavioral Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

60
40
20

Nursing Foundations
  • Fundamentals of Nursing.
  • First aid

210
190
20

200(lab)
680(clinic)
(22 weeks)

Community Health Nursing
  • CHN-I
  • Environmental Hygiene
  • Health Education & Communication Skills
  • Nutrition

180
80
30
40
30

320
8 weeks
English 30
Computer Education 15 15
Co-curricular activities 10
Total 625(16 weeks) 1215(30 weeks)

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40

Subjects in Second Year Basic G.N.M Nursing

Subjects Theory (Hrs) Practical (Hrs)
Medical Surgical Nursing-I 120 800 (20 wks)
Medical Surgical Nursing-I 120
Mental Health Nursing 70 320 (8wks)
Child Health Nursing 70 320 (8wks)
Co-curricular activities 20
Total 930 450
Total 400(10 weeks) 1440(36 weeks)

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40

Subjects in Third Year Basic G.N.M Nursing

Subjects Theory (Hrs) Practical (Hrs)
Midwifery &Gynaecological Nursing 140 560 (14 wks)
Community Health Nursing-II 90 160 (4 wks)
Paediatircs 90 160 (4 wks)
Total 320(6 weeks) 880(18 weeks)

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Scheme of Examination(from 2005-2006 Academic Year)

First Year

Distribution of Subjects and Marks for Internal Assessment and University Examination for first Year Basic B.Sc Nursing

Paper Subjects Total Marks Internal Assesment Council/Board Examination Duration of Exam(Hours)
I Bio Sciences
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Microbiology
100 25 75 3
II Behavioral Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
100 25 75 3
III Fundamentals Of Nursing
  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • First Aid Personal Hygiene
100 25 75 3
IV Community Health Nursing
  • CHN-I
  • Environmental Hygiene
  • Health Education & Communication Skills
  • Skills Nutrition
100 25 75 3
Practical-I
  • Fundamentals of Nursing
100 50 50

Second Year

Distribution of Subjects and Marks for Internal Assessment and University Examination for second year B.Sc Nursing

Paper Subjects Total Marks Internal Assesment Council/Board Examination Duration of Exam(Hours)
I Medical Surgical Nursing-I
(Pharmacology)
100 25 75 3
II Medical Surgical Nursing-II
(Specialties)
100 25 75 3
III Mental Health and Psychiatric 100 25 75 3
Practical-I
Medical Surgical Nursing
100 50 50 3
Practical-II
Psychiatric Nursing
100 (Only School Examinationno Council / Board Exam.)

Note : Respective colleges will conduct examination for Introduction to Computer and English as college examination. Marks to be sent to the university.

Third Year

Distribution of Subjects and Marks for Internal Assessment and University Examination for Third Year Basic B.Sc. Nursing.

Paper Subjects Total Marks Internal Assesment Council/Board Examination Duration of Exam(Hours)
I Midwifery and Gynaecology 100 25 75 3
II Paediatric Nursing 100 25 75 3
III Community Health Nursing-II 100 25 75 3
Practical-I
Midwifery
100 50 50
Practical-II
Paediatric Nursing
100 50 50
Practical-III
Community Health Nursing-II
100 50 50

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