M.Sc Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing

Approvals and Recognition

  • Affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
  • Approved by Indian Nursing Council (INC)
  • Approved by Karnataka Nursing Council (KNC)
  • Recognised by Govt. of Karnataka.

Basic Overview & Credentials

  • This programme provides an opportunity to post masteral programmes in nursing and doctoral studies in nursing. Further the programme encourages accountability and commitments to life long learning which fosters improvement of quality nursing care to individual and groups in need.
  • The management quota is purely on merit basis as per the guidelines of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and Indian Nursing Council and government students are Admitted through common entrance exam (PGCET) and counselling conducted by RGUHS.


Eligibility for Admission

  • Pass in Basic B.Sc Nursing / B.Sc Honors in Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc in Nursing / Post Certificate B.Sc Nursing or equivalent with minimum 55% aggregate marks. Candidates should have been registered in State Nursing Council as Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife and must have a minimum of One Year working experience (Only for B.Sc nursing candidates)

Specialisations Offered

  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Medical Surgical Nursing
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing


First Year

  1. Biological Science (Anatomy & Physiology and Microbiology)
  2. Behavioural Science (Psychology and Sociology)
  3. Fundamentals of Nursing
  4. Community Health Nursing
  5. English

Second Year

  1. Medical Surgical Nursing – I (Includes Pharmacology)
  2. Medical Surgical Nursing – II (Specialities)
  3. Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
  4. Computer Education

Third Year

  1. Midwifery and Gynaecology
  2. Community Health Nursing II
  3. Paediatric Nursing

Intership Period

  1. Educational Methods & Media for Teaching in practice of Nursing
  2. Introduction to Research
  3. Professional Trends & Adjustments
  4. Administration & Ward Management
  5. Health Economics

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