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Varalakshmi College
of Nursing

Overview

Varalakshmi College of Nursing was established in the year 2003, in accordance with Vralakshmi Trust founded by Mr.Vijay Kumar T with the sole aim of offering qualitative nursing education to prepare confidence and competition among the nurses in the society. This college stands still in Dasarahalli, Bangalore with decent inmfrastructures necessarily required for nursing education. VaralakshmI College of Nursing is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science, Bangalore and is recognized by the Government of Karnataka and Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi. In the year 2003 only the Diploma program was started but the Under Graduate Nursing program was then started just one year later in 2004, with an aim to provide primitive, curative and rehabilitative services in the society. In the year 2009, The Government of Karnataka and the Indian Nursing Council recognized the Institution for the Post Graduate program with 5 other specialties beside Post Basic Nursing program under the premise of Varalakshmi College of Nursing.

This college runs upon the slogan “The great aim of education is not knowledge but action”. The leadership of Prof. Walter Jaisingh P whose devotion in the guidance for the policies and standards of the college has today made the college known among the top institutions for proving the best quality education to the students. Prof. Walter aims to assure the students comfort and opportunities given to them to learn and develop the skills that are required for a strong basement to be a successful professional. The current trend in the health care industry demands the nurses to be well-versed with knowledge and practice which has been made effective through this college since 2003. The faculties that this college provides holds of highly qualified and respected professionals who are ever-ready to pass on the valuable knowledge they gained through many experiences and guide the students to become skilled nurses. The students are exposed to the ever-changing knowledge and technologies. Therefore, Varalakshmi College of Nursing became the rhythm of students who bombard from disparate trivial troops from all around the world to grant a strong squall for nursing students.

Address: 489, Hesarghatta Main Rd , Govindappa Garden, T. Dasarahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560057

Official Website: http://www.varalakshmi.org.in

Admission 2017

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

    Varalakshmi 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 Varalakshmi College of Nursing. Fill the application to study B.Sc. nursing in Varalakshmi 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  

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 !!!

    Varalakshmi 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  

Attention! Notice for Nepalese Students!

There are many highly qualified students from Nepal getting their enrolment in least standard college in the rush to complete their education quick. As during the time Nepalese students get their result many colleges close their application in India. But there are also many who wait for the next turn to be in finest institution which provides the world class nursing education. So be the intelligent one don’t rush, wait and get enrolled in the best college of nursing in India

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

    Under the Affiliation of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Varalakshmi Institute 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  

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 Varalakshmi College of Nursing?

Varalakshmi College of Nursing has well-established clinical training centers where the students are exposed to the best care training facilities. Varalakshmi help fulfill the will of those students trying to take clinical training in NIMHANS which is the pioneer institution in Psychiatry. This College provides hostels with round the clock security because of which the students have no worries. The experienced faculty members, spacious building and well-equipped laboratories make this college up to the mark. The state-of-the-art library available in this college also has access to online journals through HELINET. This college is among the best because of the well-facilitated Multi-Specialty Hospitals and Governmental Health Centers for providing Clinical Training to the students. The 100 bedded Varalakshmi Hospital with all the medical facilities especially for obstetrics ang gynecology also makes this college a talk among the students where the students can get placement services and many training and practical programs. This college is filled with many laboratory,clinical and library facilities where the students can get around 3000 books and reference with the audio-visual facilities. The college spends about 150000 IRs. Annually just for the subscription for various national and international journals for students’ convenience. There are laboratories for all concerned subjects like; Fundamentals of Nursing, Nutrition, OBG, Anatomy & Physiology, Community Health Nursing, Bio-chemistry etc, where the students can utilize their theoretical knowledge into practice.


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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 Varalakshmi 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 Varalakshmi 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 nursing of this field is 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 Varalakshmi 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 Varalakshmi 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 mark their way to study M.Sc. course 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
    • Candidate must be of minimum 17 years before the admission.
    • Candidate should have passed 10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
    • Candidate must have a good understanding of English language.
    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 Varalakshmi 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
    • Industrial Houses
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
  • 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

Fee 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 25,000    
2nd Year 25,000    
3rd Year 25,000    
Grand Total 75,000    
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 50,000    
2nd Year 50,000    
3rd Year 50,000    
4th Year 50,000    
Grand Total 2,00,000    
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 70,000    
2nd Year 70,000    
Grand Total 1,40,000    
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 85,000    
2nd Year 85,000    
Grand Total 1,70,000    

Hostel

This institute has hostel with qualified warden being arranged for boys and girls separately with at most security in Varalakshmi College of Nursing. The hostels have got their own rules and regulations that these students must follow. The area is strictly disciplined and stringent and is followed strictly by the members of the hostel. The mess has a healthy and hygienic dining hall with hygienic food to the students. The students not from Bangalore are provided with their own food. The newbie’s in these hostels are shaped and inducted in such a way so they may not have any problems adjusting with the new environment. The institute provides various facilities to the student who wants to have a healthy life. 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

Varalakshmi College of Nursing provides excellent placement services to the students after the completion of their course. This institute is collaborated with many different hospitals, health care centers and nursing homes in the country. Therefore the students will have no problem getting placement services from this institute. This institute provides different training skills to the students for their easiness in their 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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