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Acharya College of Nursing

Overview

The Acharya College of Nursing was found in the year 2003. The institution runs under the approval of Karnataka Nursing Council, Indian Nursing Council and is a recognized part of Government of Karnataka. The college provides a wide range of nursing program for those who are interested in health studies. Studying here the college enhances students’ skill in such a way that they recognize their responsibilities in their field and build up confidence that promotes self-growth.

Till now the college and its parent institution Acharya Institute have been flourishing themselves in such a height that other colleges can hardly prosper. The thirst of providing best service to the nation and producing best quality students by giving high-class education is the main aim of this college. It doesn’t matter what subject you are in the college models the programme in a way that it helps students to generate skill and ability to figure out health science from every new perspective.

Talking about the Acharya Institute that this college is associated with the institute itself believes in the value of good teacher for the growth of students. These institutes enrol 12,000 plus students each year by providing more than 100 programs. Foreign students from almost 65 countries get their admission in this college in different courses.

There are lots of facilities Acharya College of Nursing under Acharya Institute provides. This institute gives the best service in an affordable range for students living in Acharya Halls of Residence. Students living in the hostel are served with good dining facilities with easy accessible lunch or evening snack options. Many extra-curriculum activities are organized inside the college premises to make an effort to build a homely environment.

We can also find grants and rewards scheme in Acharya College of Nursing. There are many students with a good academic background studying with the grants provided to them. Placement from this college is done in many best hospitals and colleges throughout India. This institute also has got its placement cell where the students are made to do practices under the guidance.

Address: Acharya Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Road, Thammenahalli Village, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560107

Official Website: http://acharya.ac.in/nursing

Admission 2017

Certificate Diploma
    General Nursing and Midwifery - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    The Acharya College of Nursing has widely opened its admission for the course of Diploma in Nursing. This college is one of the best education providers in the course of nursing. The application deadline can get over soon so be the part of this great institution by submitting your application. Don’t be late get enrol soon.

    General Nursing and Midwifery Overview
    Program Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM)
    Duration 3 years
    Intake N/A
    Mode of Admission Direct/Merit basis
    Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application N/A
    Course Commencement N/A

Undergraduate Course
    B.Sc Nursing - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    The application for B.Sc. Nursing is open in Acharya College of Nursing. Why not be the one amongst the learner pursuing the most excellent education and turning your dream into reality. Do you have good academic results than hurry up and drop your application before the deadline.

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Overview

    Program B.Sc Nursing
    Duration 4 years
    Intake N/A
    Mode of Admission Direct/Merit basis
    Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application N/A
    Course Commencement N/A

Attention! Notice for Nepalese Students!

This is a piece of information for all the Nepalese students that due to difference in result distribution timing in Nepal and India many Nepalese students fail to reach the deadline for application submission. That’s the reason they get to enrol in many of the colleges. But don’t do that you have the high chance to be in the best college in India. Wait for the next season for submitting applications and get enrol where you can have a standard education with best teaching faculty.

Undergraduate Course
    Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    Wish to study Post Basic Nursing in Acharya College of Nursing? Then here comes your opportunity to be the part of this college.The administration is accepting an application for this course. So apply for the course of Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing in Acharya College of Nursing soon!!!

    Post Basic B.Sc. in Nursing Overview

    Program Post Basic B.Sc. in Nursing
    Duration 2 years
    Intake  
    Mode of Admission Direct/Merit basis
    Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University Health Sciences
    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application  
    Course Commencement  

Attention! Notice for Nepalese Students!

This message is to warn all the Nepalese students not to get enroll in any of the colleges where seats are available. Don’t have the fear of not getting the chance of getting admitting in nursing colleges in India. There are lots of best colleges who are waiting for you. You can wait for next season if your results haven’t been published yet. Chose what’s best for you and your career.

Post- Gradute
    M.Sc. Nursing - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    Under the Affiliation of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, the Acharya College of Nursing is accepting applications for the M.Sc. Nursing course. This is a great opportunity for you to have the world's best quality education so don’t lose the chance.

    M.Sc. Nursing Overview

    Program M.Sc. Nursing
    Duration 2 years
    Intake  
    Mode of Admission Direct/Merit basis
    Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application  
    Course Commencement  

Reminder for Nepalese Students !!!

We would like to remind you again about the result timing of Nepali Board and Indian Board many students with the rush to start their next course get to enrol in any of the Indian nursing colleges they find. But we think it is best for you to be in high-standard nursing college with your good results you have obtained. So think twice before getting admission. We know you deserve the best.

Why Acharya College of Nursing?

Acharya College of Nursing is one of the best-known nursing colleges in India where students from different nations come to experience the best education it provides. Getting into this college students become fortune as they will get the chance to learn every required knowledge and skill of the field they have chosen. The institution runs under the approval of Karnataka Nursing Council, Indian Nursing Council and is a recognized part of Government of Karnataka. Here students will be able to get the blend of a wide variety of courses.

Acharya Institute with its experienced service team assures to take care of every international student who is about to stay away from home. It gives International students the service of pre-arrival assistance, airport pick-ups, accommodation, acclimatization, comprehensive orientation, assistance for banking, statutory compliances, cross-cultural festivities and celebration and much more.

In a whole joining, Acharya College of Nursing will definitely be the right choice you have made as this college is built up with professional piled up with experience and knowledge. This college is sure for providing you with the best education with the great learning environment.


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Courses Available

Certificate Diploma Course
  • General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM)
  • This course General Nursing and Midwifery in Acharya College is Nursing is studied for three years with six months of internship. This course is generally offered to general nursing diploma holders to equate them with the graduated nurses.

    This program lays the foundation for nursing practice and education. The nurses of this field are in charge of taking care of women during their pregnancy and the post pregnancy period. It is one of the specialized areas of nursing education. General nursing includes of general health care given in hospitals, clinics, school, colleges, military etc to sick people. While midwifery is a field that deals with female health issues, during pregnancy, childbirth and after childbirth period.

    Eligibility
    • Completed 10+2 or equivalent examination.
    • 50% marks in Pre-University Examination in any stream from Karnataka Pre University Board.
    • Students to be medically fit.
    • Candidates need to have a domicile certificate.
    • Age limit: 17 to 35 years.
    Course Outline
    First Year
    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • Microbiology
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Fundamentals of Nursing
    • First Aid
    • Personal Hygiene
    • Community Health Nursing
    • Environmental Hygiene
    • Health Education & Communication skills
    • Nutrition
    • English
    Second Year
    • Medical-Surgical Nursing-I
    • Medical-Surgical Nursing- II
    • Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
    • Computer Education
    Third Year
    • Midwifery and Gynaecology
    • Community Health Nursing-II
    • Clinical Specialty-II
    Internship
    • Educational Methods & Media for teaching in practice of Nursing.
    • Introduction to Nursing Research
    • Professional trends & Adjustments.
    • Administration and Ward Management
    • Health economics.
    Career Options
    • Child healthcare Nurse
    • School Nurse
    • Ward nurse, OT nurse, Emergency ward nurse
    • Public servant
    • Maternity care nurse
Under-Graduate
  • B.Sc. Nursing
  • B.Sc. nursing course is a very important phase of course where a student gets transformed to a professional nurse. Acharya College of Nursing is the best place where you can get the perfect education you deserve and all the necessary training that is needed in this course.

    This offers a wide variety of course where B.Sc. Nursing is one of them. B.Sc. Nursing in this college is almost five years where students have to go through a certain period of internship. As nursing is one of the most demanded professions in today’s world this college put together all the courses in such a way that the nurses passing from this college can be able to work in any part of the world. Proper theoretical and practical guidance are given to all the students here by Acharya College of Nursing.

    Eligibility
    • Date of Birth: Students should be of age 17 or above at the time of admission.
    • Qualification: Completed 10+2, A level, 12th grade or equivalent course including subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.
    • 45% aggregate in the Pre-University examination.
    • Candidate should be mentally fit
    Course Outline
    1st Year
    • English
    • Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Nutrition
    • Biochemistry
    • Nursing foundation
    • Psychology
    • Microbiology
    • Introduction to Computers
    • Hindi / Regional Language
    2nd Year
    • Sociology
    • Pharmacology
    • Pathology
    • Genetics
    • Medical Surgical nursing (Adult including Geriatrics) - I
    • Community Health Nursing – I
    • Communication and Educational Technique
    3rd Year
    • Medical Surgical nursing (Adult including Geriatrics) - II
    • Child Health Nursing
    • Mental Health Nursing
    • Midwifery & Obstetrical Nursing
    4th Year
    • Midwifery & Obstetrical Nursing
    • Community Health Nursing – II
    • Nursing research and Statistics
    • Management of Nursing services and Education
    Internship
    • Midwifery & Obstetrical Nursing
    • Community health nursing II
    • Medical Surgical nursing (Adult including Geriatrics)
    • Child Health Nursing
    • Mental Health Nursing
    • Research Project
    Career Options
    • Staff nurse in the hospital affiliated to the university
    • School health nurse
    • Industrial nurse
    • Public health nurse
    • Long care home nurse
    • Nursing Tutor or as a faculty in the college.
    • Military Nurse
    • Research Nurse
    • Health advisor
Under Graduate
  • Post Basic B.Sc Nursing
  • Acharya College of Nursing provides the Post-B.Sc. nursing course of two years. Students must hold the diploma certificate in General Nursing and Midwifery course. Basically, this course is to expand the knowledge that a student gets after the General Nursing and Midwifery program.

    The main advantage of taking this course is one can get the full chance to study Masters Course after they complete this course. The Post B.Sc. nurses are also equally treated as qualified as the Basic B.Sc. nurses and given same chances to work in many hospitals. And studying in Acharya College of Nursing a student is provided all the required information and instruction not only for their study but also for their future.

    Eligibility
    • Has a diploma degree in General nursing and Midwifery course.
    • Pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination
    • Needs to be a registered nurse.
    • The age limit for the candidates is 48 years.
    • Eligibility certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences to be produced.
    • Candidates need to be medically fit.
    Course Outline
    First Year
    • Nursing Foundation
    • Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Biochemistry and biophysics
    • Psychology
    • Microbiology
    • Maternal Nursing
    • Child Health Nursing
    • Medical & Surgical Nursing
    • English
    Second Year
    • Sociology
    • Community Health Nursing
    • Mental Health Nursing
    • Introduction to Nursing Education
    • Introduction to Nursing Administration
    • Introduction to Statistics and Nursing Research
    Career Options
    • Students can directly join Masters Course.
    • Nursing Officer
    • Nurse manager
    • Nursing specialist
    • Nursing educators
    • Emergency ward nurse.
Post Graduate
  • M.Sc Nursing
  • Post graduate degree in Nursing is taken after completion of B.Sc. Nursing course. Students who are interested in academics and research work take up this course. Students are also given the option of 5 specialities under this course. The students are to submit a dissertation for the completion of the course. Students are given proper clinical exposures under the guidance of the expertise. The fields of specialization offered under this course are:

    1. Medical Surgical Nursing
    2. The specialization is done by the nurses who work in patient care units, ambulatory care units, surgical centres, emergency care units etc. The nurses of this specialization deal with the health of adult patients. The nurses of this field are to study about medicines as well, as they are to look after the medication of the patients.

    3. Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing
    4. This area of nursing deals with women in their age from puberty till menopause. The nurses of this field give care to women who have health issues regarding their reproductive system like during pregnancy, child labour, birth etc.

      The nurses of this area work in maternity wards.

      The nurses are to pursue a diploma or a degree related to women’s health and obstetrics to become OB/GYN nurses. Minimum of 2 years of experiences is needed to sit for NCC Inpatient Obstetric Nursing certification Examination and become a certified OB/GYN nurse.

    5. Community Health Nursing
    6. The nurses trained in this area are involved in healthcare of the community. They work in rural and urban community healthcare centres. The community health nurses are responsible for the health of an entire community. To become a community health nurse, one needs to be a registered nurse by getting a degree and by sitting for the exam of National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses. The nurses also need to have work experience for several years.

    7. Pediatrics Nursing
    8. This area specializes in giving health care to infants and children. The nurses are given training in giving care to children or infants with health issues. To practice nursing of this area, the nurses needs to be a registered nurse with a bachelor’s degree.

    9. Psychiatric Nursing
    10. Also known as mental health nursing is a course where the nurses specialize in mental health and care for people who are suffering from mental illness. Nurses of this area get training in psychological therapies. A psychiatric nurse is required to be a registered nurse and specialize in mental health. This type of nurse work in mental institutes, psychiatric hospitals, mental asylums etc.

Eligibility
  • Candidates must have completed B.Sc. Nursing or PB B.Sc. Nursing Course recognised by Indian Nursing Council.
  • 50% aggregate marks obtained in B.Sc. Nursing or PB B.Sc. Nursing.
  • Minimum of 1-year work experience after B.Sc. in a hospital or in community health program or in school/ college of nursing as midwife
  • Students of PB B.Sc. nursing to have 1-year experience either before or after their degree of PB B.Sc.
  • Should be a registered nurse
Course Outline
First Year
  • Nursing Education
  • Advanced Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Research & Statistics
  • Clinical Specialty-I
Second Year
  • Nursing Management
  • Nursing Research (Dissertation)
  • Clinical Specialty-II
    • Medical Surgical Nursing
    • Critical Care Nursing
    • Oncology Nursing
    • Neurosciences Nursing
    • Nephro Urology Nursing
    • Orthopedic Nursing
    • Gastro Enterology Nursing
    • Obstetric & Gynecological Nursing
    • Pediatric (Child Health) Nursing
    • Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing
    • Community Health Nursing
Career Options
  • Academic research
  • Lecturer, educator, professor or instructor in nursing institutes.
  • Senior level nursing administrator in hospitals and clinics.
  • Corporate or industrial nurse.

Fees Structure

GNM Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $... for International students along with 1st installment

Year INDIAN RUPEES (INR) INTERNATIONAL (US $) NEPALI RUPEES (NPR)
1st Year      
2nd Year      
3rd Year      
Grand Total      
B.Sc Nursing Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $.. for International students along with 1st instalment

Year INDIAN RUPEES (INR) INTERNATIONAL (US $) NEPALI RUPEES (NPR)
1st Year      
2nd Year      
3rd Year      
4th Year      
Grand Total      
Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $... for International students along with 1st instalment

Year INDIAN RUPEES (INR) INTERNATIONAL (US $) NEPALI RUPEES (NPR)
1st Year      
2nd Year      
Grand Total      
M.Sc. Nursing Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $... for International students along with 1st instalment

Year INDIAN RUPEES (INR) INTERNATIONAL (US $) NEPALI RUPEES (NPR)
1st Year      
2nd Year      
Grand Total      

Hostel

Acharya College of Nursing with the management of Acharya Institute provides the very good facility of hostel for those students studying away from home. Every service in the hostel of this institute is given at its best. No student has to worry about the lack of requirements while their stay in this college. The accommodation provided to the students is facilitated with good-looking and spacious rooms with the full-time availability of water and light. And even study facilities are also given within the room with internet service.

Security service in Acharya Institute is at its best. 24 hours security service is given to the students and different warden is allocated for each hostel to watch the activities inside the hostel. Extra-curriculum activities are also entertained during free time so that students can get a little break from their hectic academic pressure.


Placement

When it comes to Acharya College of Nursing this college makes the placement of students in the best hospitals all over India. This college has hospitals tie-ups with National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences: Psychology & Neuro Sciences, Government Victoria Hospital: General Nursing, Jayadeva Cardiology Hospital and much more.

Nurses from this college are placed in good hospitals according to their interest and subject they have studied. The college itself places their students in their deserving hospitals. There are many students from Acharya College of Nursing who has been able to make a fortune after getting placement in high-class hospitals.


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