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Goldfinch College
of Nursing

Overview

Goldfinch College of Nursing was established with the objective to promote quality education, to convert a novice into a competent expert in the relevant field at par with global standards by meeting the far reaching expectations and requirements of the students through dedicated and devoted staffs with updated systems and continual improvement. This college stood up in 2004 located in Kodigehalli main road, Maruthi Nagar, Bangalore. This college functions under the Vinayaka Educational Trust which was started with the desire to provide excellent academics to the needy students in every fields and sectors of education. With a vision to set high standards in conveying knowledge of higher education with superior value system in the students this college is committed to serve for the development of the nation to completely meet demands of the global competition and challenges for the chase of excellence that is guided by technological support. Apart from the academic sessions this college mainly aims for the transformation of the curriculum through systematic teaching-learning and assessment if the students in creating productive citizens. Despite facing various challenges and competencies this college focuses on ensuring the exemplary infrastructures with all the facilities equipped with optimal support for the convenience of the students.

Courses offered in Goldfinch College of Nursing are; Diploma in General nursing and Midwifery, B.Sc. Nursing and Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing course in under-graduate degree and M.Sc. Nursing course in post-graduate degree. This college encourages students to perform better in developing their skills and knowledge in nursing field to be capable in creating a new structure of nursing system globally and achieve success in competing in the global platform with cooperation with other professional experts in the fields of medical health care. The faculty members provide assistance to the students in preparing for higher studies in their respective fields and are always helpful and supportive in their career guidance as well. This college aims to provide the aggregate health care facilities to all the members of the society in cooperation to other paramedical and medical professionals and experts while adapting the latest and innovative advance technologies in the health care treatment of the patients with the high involvement of the nursing students graduated from this college.

Address: 150/24 Kodigehalli Main Road Maruthi Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560092

Admission 2017

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

    Goldfinch College of Nursing is Thriving by the quality of education that it has been providing in the field of nursing sciences. Admission in this college is open for Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery for every interested student. This college not only promises the best education but also cares for the future of the students. Why not be the part of a institution where you get the perfect environment to study and seek your future?

    General Nursing and Midwifery Overview
    Program Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM)
    Duration 3 years
    Intake  
    Mode of Admission  
    Affiliated to Karnataka State Diploma Examination Board
    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application  
    Course Commencement  

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

    Admission opens for B.Sc. nursing in Goldfinch College of Nursing. Fill the application to study B.Sc. nursing in Goldfinch College of Nursing. The college is accepting all the candidates’ application now. This college is well-known for the quality education and skills that it provides in the field of nursing. Don’t get left out and get ready to be the part of the best nursing college in Bangalore.

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Overview

    Program B.Sc Nursing
    Duration 4 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  

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

    Goldfinch College of Nursing is accepting applications for the Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing course. Don’t miss your chance to be in the best nursing college of India. This college with all required facilities provides best nursing education to its students. So hurry up and submit your application.

    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  

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

    Under the Affiliation of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Goldfinch 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 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  

Why Goldfinch College of Nursing, Bangalore?

Goldfinch College of Nursing is situated in a picture in one of the fastest advancing cities of India filled with loads of opportunities to the students. Being one of the institutions in nursing field this college is demanded the most by the students. Facilities like hygienic canteen, sports and cultural events, computer laboratories, well-stocked library with tons of books and journals as well as on-line journal facilities, convenient transport facility highly qualified and experienced faculty, other related laboratories etc are provided to the students. Along with these facilities, the students are given lectures and suggestions about the nursing and their career from different prospective of professional people from reputed hospitals. Many indoor and outdoor curricular activities are organized in the college premises to the overall development of the students. The attendance and other progress of the students are collected and calculated individually and are guided correctly by the experts for the student’s progression. The students are provided with all the necessities that they require throughout the session and are equally expected to follow and respect all the norms and regulations of the college. The college management with the placement and other cells organized in the college provides various guidance and counseling under prime concerns of student’s spiritual and moral development through the support and help of the qualified personnel. Various career guidance and placement trainings are conducted in the end of the each academic year where personality development classes and critical thinking process is unfolded. Various health camps are organized by the college management team regularly where maternity clinics, diabetic clinics and school health services in nearby areas are also hold. And along with the health camps many mass awareness programs are also conducted in operation with general public for broadening the knowledge and skills of the students.


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Courses Available

Certificate Diploma Course
  • General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM)
  • It is one of the specialized areas of nursing education. This course aims to prepare nurses who are competent and independent in carrying out an apt plan of action in the professional world. In Goldfinch College of Nursing students are given more chance of interaction in the classes to build up understanding level of students. Teacher from every aspect tried to give students as much knowledge as they can while studying General Nursing and Midwifery here.

    Like all the different nursing colleges in India, Goldfinch College of Nursing too provides Diploma in General nursing and Midwifery course for 3 year which requires an internship of 6 months. General nursing includes of general health care given in hospitals, clinics, school, colleges, military etc to sick people. The nurses of this field are in charge of taking care of women during their pregnancy and the post pregnancy period. The aim of this course is to render nurses who are highly skilled and qualified who contribute to the healthcare system as a crucial member.

    Eligibility
    • Should have completed 10+2 with minimum of 40% in 4 subjects and English (Science/Arts/Commerce) from a recognized board.
    • Candidate must be medically fit.
    • Minimum age should be 17.
    Course Outline
    First Year
    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • Microbiology
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Fundamentals of Nursing
    • First Aid
    • Personal Hygiene
    • Community Health Nursing - 1
    • Environmental Hygiene
    • Health Education & Communication skills
    • Nutrition
    • English
    • Computer Education
    • Co-curricular Activities
    Second Year
    • Medical-Surgical Nursing-I
    • Medical-Surgical Nursing- II
    • Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
    • Child Health Nursing
    • Co-curricular Activities
    Third Year
    • Midwifery and Gynaecology
    • Community Health Nursing-II
    • Co-curricular Activities
    Internship
    • Nursing Education
    • Introduction to Research & Statistics
    • Professional trends & Adjustments
    • Nursing administration and Ward Management
    Career Options
    • Child healthcare Nurse
    • School Nurse
    • Ward nurse, OT nurse, Emergency ward nurse
    • Public servant
    • Maternity care nurse
Under-Graduate
  • B.Sc. Nursing
  • The course in Goldfinch College of Nursing is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Indian Nursing Council and Karnataka Nursing Council. The B.Sc. course is of 4 years which contains the basic concepts and theories related to the field.

    The B.Sc. nursing course in Goldfinch College of Nursing is recognized and approved by the Indian Nursing Council and Karnataka Nursing Council. After the successful completion of this course one can march their way to study M.Sc. course and other specialties which will enhance the knowledge any nurse carries. Students will also be able to work as a certified nurse as they complete their B.Sc. nursing course.

    Eligibility
    • Completed 10+2 examination with subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.
    • Minimum of 60% obtained in the Pre- University examination.
    • Pass in the entrance exam and interview conducted by the institute.
    • Age limit- 17-35 years
    • Medically fit.
    Course Outline
    1st Year
    • English
    • Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Nutrition
    • Biochemistry
    • Nursing foundation
    • Psychology
    • Microbiology
    • Introduction to Computers
    • Library work/ Self Study
    • Co-curricular activities
    2nd Year
    • Sociology
    • Pharmacology
    • Pathology
    • Genetics
    • Medical Surgical nursing -I
    • Community Health Nursing – I
    • Communication and Educational Technology
    • Library work/ Self Study
    • Co-curricular activities
    3rd Year
    • Medical Surgical nursing (Adult including Geriatrics) - II
    • Child Health Nursing
    • Mental Health Nursing
    • Midwifery & Obstetrical Nursing
    • Library work/ Self Study
    • Co-curricular activities
    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
    • Students can join post- graduate and other professional courses in Nursing, Hospital Management etc.
    • Students can also opt for a career as Nursing Administrator or professional nurse in Hospitals.
    • Mental health nurses
    • Pediatric Nurse
    • Assistant Professor
    • Associate Professor
Under Graduate
  • Post Basic B.Sc Nursing
  • Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing is an undergraduate program of 2 years that is done after completion General Nursing and Midwifery course by the students. The course is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. The students ought to be registered nurses after completion of a diploma program in nursing from Indian Nursing Council recognized Institute of nursing, to be enrolled in this course.

    This course gives an advantage to the students to join Masters Course as they do not have to take one-year work experience like B.Sc. nursing course students. Immediately after this course, the students are eligible to take up M.Sc. nursing 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 Goldfinch College of Nursing a student is provided with all the required information and instruction to breeze a good future.

    Eligibility
    • Has a diploma degree in General nursing and Midwifery course
    • 10+1 should be passed in or before the year 1986
    • 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 Nursing Research and Statistics
    Further Studies
    • Master of Science in Nursing
    • Master of Science in Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing
    • Master of Science in Pediatric Nursing
    • Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing
    • Master of Philosophy in Nursing
    Career Options
    • Nursing Officer
    • Nurse manager
    • Nursing specialist
    • Nursing educators
    • Emergency ward nurse
    Job Opportunities
    • Hospitals
    • Clinics
    • Medical Departments
    • Nursing Homes
    • Schools
    • Old Age Homes
    • Orphanages
    • Factories
    • Health Departments
    • Training Institutes
    • Old Age Homes
    • Orphanages
    • Military Sector
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 in The Goldfinch College of Nursing. 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
  • Should have completed Diploma in Nursing & Midwifery.
  • Should be a registered nurse.
  • Minimum a year of experience after registration of B.Sc. Nursing.
  • Candidate must have eligibility certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore. (Applies to only those who passed from other universities)
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
Further Studies
  • M Phil or PhD Science in Nursing
  • M Phil or PhD in Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing
  • M Phil or PhD in Pediatric Nursing
  • M Phil or PhD in Psychiatric Nursing
  • M Phil or PhD of Philosophy in Nursing
Career Options
  • Academic research
  • Medical Surgical Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Obstetrics and Gynecological Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Lecturer, educator, professor or instructor
  • Corporate or industrial nurse
Job Opportunities
  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Nursing Homes
  • Schools or University
  • Factories
  • Training Institutes
  • Old Age Homes
  • Orphanages
  • Military
  • Health Departments

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 installment

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 installment

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 installment

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

Hostel

The hostel facility is provided in the college arena separately for men and women giving all the necessary conveniences and ensuring the students with comfortable living and learning environment. The facility is organized according to the needs and preference of the students in the hostel premises. The accommodations and infrastructures of this college hostel are well-arranged and healthy and hygienic food is prepared for the students in a systematic way. And the students are provided with both Veg. and Non-veg. foods. The girl’s as well as the boy’s hostel is managed by the warden of same gender which assures the security of top-notch. The rules and regulations of this college is very strict and should be followed equally strictly by the students while the guilt of disregarding the rules might lead to the dismissal. The institute provides various facilities to the student who wants to have a healthy life. The hostel includes good accomodation, dining hall, kitchen and store, recreation room etc. The services this institute provides to the students are noted below:

  • Comfortable and well furnished rooms.
  • Disciplined and strict environment for student’s safety.
  • Nutritious and hygienic food.
  • High-speed internet facility for student convenience.
  • Best learning environment etc.

Placement

Goldfinch College of Nursing provides excellent placement services to the students after the completion of their course. This college is collaborated with many other hospitals and health care centers where students are placed after completion of their courses. Therefore the students will have no problem getting placement services from this institute. This institute provides different training skills to the students for their ease in future. The demand of nurse has been increasing rapidly in the world which also gives the students a plus-point to make their future better. Nowadays, the nurses have been seen demanded the most all around the world as this profession is getting reactivated in its own way.


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