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Karnataka College
of Nursing

Overview

Karnataka College of Nursing was established few years back as a part of Karnataka Education Trust. This institution ensures to help students to develop skills, knowledge and attitudes which are the key essentiality of leading a successful life. This college offers four courses which are General Nursing and Midwifery, Basic B.Sc. Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing and M.Sc. Nursing to the interested students. This nursing college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and is recognized by Government of Karnataka. Indian Nursing Council and Karnataka Nursing Council have also approved this college and the courses available here.

Karnataka College of Nursing in a short interval of time has gained much popularity and success in educational field. The success credit mostly goes to the teaching faculties who are professionally experienced and academically finest. The entire members of the college have dedicated themselves towards the development of the institution and education of the students. They assist and encourage their students to assemble knowledge and grow in their respective academic and professional field. The team is aware of the changes happening in the modern world. They guarantee students to provide the education through which they can captivate the future.

The Karnataka Education Trust was established in the year 2003 which carries the main objective of bringing changes by establishing educational institutions in the field of Medical & Paramedical, Engineering, Arts & Sciences and Management. This institutional body within a short extent of time has been able to form its own Institutions of Nursing, Pharmacy, Management, Science, Education and Public School.

Address: #33/2 Thirumenahalli, Hegde Nagar Main Road,, Jakkur Post, Yelahanka Hobli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560064

Official Website: http://www.karnatakacollegeofnursing.com

Admission 2017

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

    The General Nursing and Midwifery course in Karnataka College of Nursing is currently opened. If you have a deep desire to be a prolific health worker then this college will give everything you are expecting. So drop you application and be in one of the best nursing colleges of India.

    Program Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM)
    Duration 3 years and six months
    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 August

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

    Do you wish to be a competent nurse in your future? Do you want to study in the college which provides the best education with adequate training? Then join Karnataka College of Nursing. The B.Sc. Nursing course in this college is available. The college is accepting applications from the students. Hurry!!!

    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!!!

    Karnataka College of Nursing has announced admission open for the Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing Course. The deadline for application submission can get soon over. So, drop your application and get to be the part of this college.

    Program Post B.Sc. in Nursing
    Duration 2 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

Important Message 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 Overview
    M.Sc. Nursing - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    The M.Sc. Nursing Course in Karnataka College of Nursing is available. The college administration is accepting applications for this course. If you want to be a part of this college than drop your application soon.

    Program M.Sc. Nursing
    Duration 2 years
    Intake N/A
    Mode of Admission 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 May

Please be reminded!!! Nepalese Students!!!

We would like to remind you again about the results 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 Karnataka College of Nursing?

Karnataka College of Nursing is a well-established nursing college of India which gives you the opportunity to study or get placement in abroad like Unites States, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. This college is also affiliated to NCLEX/CGFNS recruiting centers in Chennai. The students are facilitated with coaching classes and are even trained for NCLEX examination. If the students don’t get the chance to have their placement in foreign countries due to certain circumstances then this college gives the chance to be in different Gulf countries.

Some of the other facilities offered by this college are:

  • Computer labs with centrally air-condition
  • Well stocked library with fast internet facility
  • Spacious class rooms with good furniture and equipments
  • Easy transport facility
  • Highly qualified & experienced faculty
  • Fully equipped laboratories

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Courses Available

Certificate Diploma Course
  • General Nursing and Midwifery
  • Certificate Diploma in General nursing and Midwifery is a 3 years course which requires an internship of 6 months. This course is affiliated to Karnataka State Diploma Nursing Examination Board, Karnataka Nursing Council, and Indian Nursing Council and is recognized by the Government of Karnataka.

    The objective of this course is to provide quality education to the students and prepare competent nurses who are able to deliver proper health care services. This program lays the foundation for nursing practice and education. It is one of the specialized areas of nursing education. This institute provides effective learning and training to prepare the nurses to take up professionals’ roles for effective nursing care.

    Eligibility
    • Should pass 10+2 or equivalent preferably with Science Stream
    • Students to be medically fit
    • Candidates need to have a domicile certificate
    • 17 – 35 years during admission
    Course Outline
      First Year
      • Anatomy and Physiology
      • Microbiology
      • Psychology
      • Sociology
      • Fundamentals of Nursing
      • First Aid
      • Personal Hygiene
      • Community Health Nursing
      • Environmental Hygiene
      • Computer Education
      • Nutrition
      • English
      • Health Education and Communication Skills
      Second Year
      • Medical-Surgical Nursing-I
      • Medical-Surgical Nursing- II (Specialities)
      • Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
      • Computer Edcation
      Third Year
      • Midwifery and Gynaecology
      • Community Health Nursing-II
      • Pediatric Nursing
      Internship
      • Educational Methods & Media for teaching in practice of Nursing
      • Introduction to Research
      • Professional trends & Adjustments
      • Administration and Ward Management
      • Health Economics
    Further Studies
    • Bachelor of Science
    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    • Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    Career Options
    • Child healthcare Nurse
    • School Nurse
    • Ward nurse, OT nurse, Emergency ward nurse
    • Public servant
    • Maternity care nurse
    Job Opportunities
    • Hospitals
    • Clinics
    • Health Departments
    • Training Institutes
    • Schools
    • Old Age Homes
    • Orphanages
    • Nursing Homes
    • Medical Departments
Under-Graduate
  • B.Sc. Nursing
  • B.Sc. Nursing in this college is of four years where students have to go through a certain period of internship. This course can be more understood in practical basis then theoretically. Students studying this course must have adequate amount of training to gain confidence and skills. Karnataka College of Nursing is well-known for the proper education and practical training provided to the students.

    Nursing is one of the most demanded professions in today’s world. Students who complete this course must be able to complete their responsibilities in comfort. B.Sc. nursing course is a very important phase of study where a student gets transformed to a professional nurse. This college puts together all the subjects of the course in such a way that the nurses will develop a capability to present themselves in any part of the world.

    Eligibility
    • Candidates should be of age 17 or above at the time of admission
    • Passed in PUC/PDC (10+2) or any exam by boards/councils/ intermediate Education by state Govt./Central Govt. with English as one of the subject and Physics, Chemistry & Biology as optional subjects
    • Done 10+2, A level, 12th grade or equivalent course including subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English
    • 45% aggregate in the Pre-University examination
    • Should produce Eligibility certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka
    • Candidate should be mentally fit
    Course Outline
    First Year
    • English
    • Hindi/ Regional Language
    • Anatomy & Physiology
    • Nutrition & Bio-Chemistry
    • Nursing foundation
    • Psychology
    • Microbiology
    • Introduction to Computers
    Second Year
    • Sociology
    • Pharmacology , Pathology & Genetics
    • Medical Surgical nursing (Adult including Geriatrics) - I
    • Community Health Nursing – I
    • Communication and Educational Technique
    Third Year
    • Child Health Nursing
    • Medical Surgical nursing (Adult including Geriatrics) – II
    • Mental Health Nursing
    • Midwifery & Obstetrical Nursing
    Fourth 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
    • Child Health Nursing
    • Research Project
    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
    • Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    • Master of Philosophy in Nursing
    • Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing
    Career Options
    • Experienced and empowered nurse
    • Work as a faculty in the institute
    • Work as a full-time nurse in hospitals or clinic
    • Work as a global nurse
    • Social worker
    • Research Nurse
    Job Opportunities
    • Hospitals
    • Clinics
    • Factories
    • Health Departments
    • Schools
    • Old Age Homes
    • Orphanages
    • Nursing Homes
    • Military Sector
    • Industrial Houses
    • Medical Departments
Under Graduate
  • Post Basic B.Sc Nursing
  • Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing is an undergraduate course of 2 years. The course is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. This course is taken up after completing General Nursing and Midwifery course by the students. The students need to be registered nurses after a diploma program in nursing from Indian Nursing Council, to get 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.

    Eligibility
    • Has a diploma degree in General nursing and Midwifery course
    • Have passed Pre-university examination in arts/science/commerce conducted by Department of Pre-University Education, Karnataka State or its equivalent recognized by Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
    • Pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination
    • Needs to be a registered nurse with two years of experience
    • Candidates need to be medically fit
    • Eligibility certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences to be produced
    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 & Bio-Statistics
    Further Studies
    • Master of Science in Nursing
    • Master of Science in Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing
    • Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing
    • Master of Science in Pediatric Nursing
    • Master of Philosophy in Nursing
    Career Options
    • Ward nurse, OT nurse, and Emergency ward nurse
    • Nursing Officer
    • Nurse manager
    • Nursing specialist
    • Nursing educators
    Job Opportunities
    • Hospitals
    • Clinics
    • Factories
    • Health Departments
    • Schools
    • Old Age Homes
    • Orphanages
    • Nursing Homes
    • Military Sector
    • Industrial Houses
    • Medical Departments
Post Graduate
  • M.Sc Nursing
  • Post graduate degree in Nursing is a 2 years full-time course taken after completion of B.Sc. Nursing course. This course is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and is approved by Karnataka Nursing Council and Indian Nursing Council. This program nurtures the nurses to develop leadership qualities in their field. The nurses of this course should be able to practice nursing profession independently. This program gives the students basic concepts for the future development of the graduates. 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 centers, emergency care units etc. The nurses of this specialization deal with 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 labor, 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 centers. 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 healthcare 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 of mental illness. Nurses of this area get trainings 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 required certified under Indian Nursing Council
  • Candidates should be registered nurses
  • Candidates should be medically fit
  • No work experience required for students of PB B.Sc. Nursing
  • Age limit is 48 years
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
    • ICU
    • ICCU
    • CCU
    • OPD
    • General medical ward
    • General surgical ward
    • Emergency Department
    • Casualty
    • Pediatric Intensive
  • Clinics
  • Factories
  • Health Departments
  • Schools
  • Old Age Homes
  • Orphanages
  • Nursing Homes
  • Military Sector
  • Industrial Houses
  • Medical Departments
  • Corporate or Industrial Houses

Fees Structure

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

Registration Fee: Indian INR 10000 for National students & US $300 for International students along with 1st installment


Hostel

The Karnataka College of Nursing provides best facilities inside the hostel area. Some of them are:

  • Separate hostels for girls and boys
  • Spacious and furnished rooms
  • Full security
  • Warden for each hostels
  • Under the direct care and supervision of sister in charge and warden
  • Good and hygienic mess facility
  • Both Veg and Non-veg available
Rules and regulations
  • Students are restricted to stay outside with relatives
  • Only allowed to stay at local guardian’s home once in a month
  • Should report to the principal of a student is ill
  • No friends and relatives permitted inside to hostel
  • Smoking and drinking is strictly prohibited
  • Ragging is not entertained by management team
  • Students found ragging, using drugs or doing unwanted acts will be punished
  • Use of electronic appliances is not given
  • Use of Tape Recorders, Radios, Mini TV are forbidden

Placement

Some of the hospitals the students of Karnataka College of Nursing get their placement are:

  • Columbia Asia Hospital
  • K.C. General Hospital
  • E.S.I Hospital
  • Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health
  • Mind Hospital
  • Corporation Hospital
  • Kidwai Hospital
  • RM Apollo Hospital

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