The candidates should have passed Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery from an Institute recognized by the Indian Nursing Council. The candidates should be registered Nurse and registered Midwifery (or alternative registration in lieu of midwifery for male nurses) with any State Nursing Council.
The undergraduate degree in Nursing is to provide an educational programme through which the graduates will be prepared to assume responsibility in the primary, secondary, and tertiary care of people as professional nurses. It is expected that graduates are capable of teaching and supervising appropriate nursing and health care in different setting and participate in the administration of nursing service and education. This programme provides the basis for the masteral programme in nursing.