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Kempegowda College
of Nursing

Overview

Kempegowda College of Nursing is amongst those institutes which provide balance professional and general education. Currently, Kempegowda College of Nursing offers four different nursing courses and is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. The college is recognized by the Government of Karnataka. The courses here which include General Nursing and Midwifery, B.Sc. Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing and M.Sc. Nursing are approved by KSDNEB, Indian Nursing Council and Karnataka State Nursing Council.

As nursing degree is a professional study, this college is determined to provide sound scientific knowledge concentrating on both theoretical and practical aspects. It aims in preparing the students in such a way that they can function effectively in any places with their strong skills and talents. The faculty members of this college also make students capable of providing comprehensive care with true compassion to all the individuals of various age groups, in all health care agencies and function effectively as a team member.

Vokkaligara Sangha, the founding body of Kempegowda College of Nursing, has been giving its service in the different fields for more than decades. This institute also has its own hospital named KIMS Hospital which has the capacity of holding 810 beds. There are many institutions which run under Vokkaligara Sangha some of them are: Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, V.V Puram Science, Arts & Commerce, Law and evening college of Arts & Commerce, Srigandhada Kavalu Jr Collge & High School etc.

Some of the professional institutions linked with the Vokkaligara Sangha foundation and Kempegowda College of Nursing are:

Address: K.R. ROAD, V.V. PURAM, Parvathipuram, Vishweshwarapura, Basavanagudi, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560004

Official Website: http://www.kimsnursing.org

Admission 2017

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

    With the total intake of 100 (10 reserved for the Government selected candidates), Kempegodwa College of Nursing has announced admission open for the General Nursing and Midwifery course. If you are interested in studying this course then submit your application soon.

    Program Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM)
    Duration 3 years and six months
    Intake 100 (10 reserved for Government selected candidates)
    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 !!!

    B.Sc. Nursing course with the total year of four years and 6 months (internship), Kempegowda College of Nursing has announced admission open. The college is accepting applications from the interested students. So if you are willing to study this course, drop your application.

    Program B.Sc Nursing
    Duration 4 years
    Intake 60 (12 seats for Government selected candidates)
    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!!!

    Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing is a two years course provided by Kempegowda College of Nursing. To be the part of the college and this course you must submit your application. The college with the total intake of 50 students is accepting applications from the interested and deserving candidates.

    Program Post B.Sc. in Nursing
    Duration 2 years
    Intake 50
    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 !!!

    Kempegowda College of Nursing is one of the best colleges for higher study in health science. If you want to enhance your educational skill with more practices and trainings then submit your application now. The college is accepting applications for this course. Don’t miss the chance!!!

    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 Kempegowda College of Nursing?

Kempegowda College of Nursing has its own name and brand when it comes to quality education and services. It is well-built and trusted nursing institute which has been providing satisfying services to all the parents and students. Joining Kempegowda College of Nursing, students get the chance to experience the comprehensive way of teaching as well as learning. All the faculty members of this college are very much skilled and determined to guide learners for making them capable for the future.

Some of the facilities that are provided by Kempegowda College of Nursing are:

Library
  • Huge library with comfortable seating arrangements
  • Availability of librarians very time for guidance
  • Latest reference books for students
  • More than 2562 text and reference books
  • 5 international Journals related to nursing
Laboratories
  • Anatomy and Physiology attached to KIMS
  • Nursing Arts Lab
  • OBG Lab & Pediatric lab
  • Community Lab
  • Nutrition Lab
  • Physics & Chemistry Lab

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Courses Available

Certificate Diploma Course
  • General Nursing and Midwifery
  • General Nursing and Midwifery is a diploma course of 3 years duration which is followed by internship of 6 months. 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 and can contribute to the healthcare system as a crucial member. Midwifery is a field that is related to female health issues, during pregnancy, childbirth and after childbirth period. General nursing includes of general health care given in hospitals, clinics, school, colleges, military etc to sick people.

    Eligibility
    • Should pass 10+2 or equivalent preferably with Science Stream
    • Students to be medically fit
    • 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
      • Co-curricular Activities
      Second Year
      • Medical-Surgical Nursing-I
      • Medical-Surgical Nursing- II (Specialities)
      • Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
      • Child Health Nursing
      Third Year
      • Midwifery and Gynaecology
      • Community Health Nursing-II
      Internship
      • Educational Methods & Media for teaching in practice of Nursing
      • Introduction to Research and Statistics
      • Professional trends & Adjustments
      • Administration and Ward Management
    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 is a 4-year course which marks the entry into the nursing profession. The basic concepts and theories related to the nursing field are made familiar to the students in this course. The course is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. This course aims at training professional nurses for curative and rehabilitative healthcare skills. The students pursuing this course are required to be highly motivated toward nursing profession. This course prepares the graduating nurses to become independent and responsible professionals to promote the healthcare services. The college ensures to produce capable nurses who are professionally trained and are compassionate.

    Eligibility
    • Candidate should pass two years Pre-University exam conducted by Department of Pre-University Education, Karnataka State
    • Candidate should have completed the age of 17 years
    • Candidate must have good command and understanding of English language
    • Pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination
    • Candidate must have secured 45% marks in PCBE subjects
    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 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 or 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.

    Eligibility
    • Students must have completed General Nursing and Midwifery course
    • The candidates must be registered nurses
    • Minimum of 1-year work experience in hospital or healthcare setup
    • Pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination
    • Candidates need to be medically fit
    • Knowledge of English
    • Have good personal and professional conduct
    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

Fee for both years

  • Medical-Surgical Nursing- 1,40,000
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Nursing - 1,20,000
  • Psychiatry Nursing - 1,20,000
  • Paediatric Nursing – 1,20,000
  • Community Health Nursing – 80,000

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


Hostel

There is an excellent facility of accommodation provided by Kempegowda College of Nursing to all the hostellers. Some of the facilities available are:

  • Hostels for girls only
  • Well furnished rooms with all basic requirements
  • Recreational and leisure facilities also available
  • Mess managed by students themselves under the guidance
  • High security provided to the students

Placement

The main placement from Kempegowda College of Nursing is done in the parent hospital KIMS Hospital. Located in the heart of Bangalore City this hospital is very much popular amongst the citizens. This hospital is a multi-specialty hospital which has the capacity of 810 beds. The majority of students get their placement in this major hospital of India.

This hospital offers a wide range of medical services to the patients where the nurses after their placement can be a part of. The hospital has fulfilled the requirements of the Medical Council of India with respect to MBBS and Post Graduates course too. There is Vokkaligara Sangha Hospital which is also under the management of this hospital and many of the students also get the chance to be placed in this hospital right after their graduation.


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