B.Sc Nursing


Bachelor of Science in Nursing or B.Sc. Nursing is a 4 year undergraduate program designed to provide you with a strong foundation in nursing theory, practical skills, and clinical experiences. Over the course of your studies, you will acquire in-depth knowledge in subjects such as Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Medical-Surgical Nursing, Obstetrics and Gynecological Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, Community Health Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, and more.

Through a combination of classroom lectures, laboratory sessions, and hands-on clinical practice, you will develop essential competencies in patient care, health assessment, medication administration, healthcare management, and critical thinking. You will learn how to provide holistic care to individuals of all ages, promote health and wellness, prevent diseases, and collaborate effectively with other healthcare professionals.

As a B.Sc. Nursing student, you will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced nursing faculty who will guide and mentor you throughout your educational journey. They will not only impart knowledge but also instill in you the values of empathy, compassion, and ethical practice, which are crucial aspects of nursing.

Additionally, your B.Sc. Nursing course may also include community health programs, research projects, and internships in healthcare settings, enabling you to gain practical experience and exposure to diverse healthcare environments. This hands-on training will prepare you to adapt to the challenges of the dynamic healthcare industry and become a competent and confident nursing professional.

Upon graduation, you will be eligible to take licensing examinations and become a registered nurse, opening doors to various career pathways. You can choose to work in hospitals, clinics, community health centers, research institutions, nursing education, or even pursue advanced degrees and specialization in areas such as critical care, pediatrics, geriatrics, or psychiatric nursing.

Embarking on a B.Sc. Nursing course is not just a career choice but a calling to serve humanity with care, compassion, and dedication. It is a journey that will transform you both personally and professionally, allowing you to touch lives, make a difference, and contribute to the wellbeing of individuals and communities.

So, get ready to embark on this exciting and rewarding journey in the field of nursing. The B.Sc. Nursing course will equip you with the knowledge, skills, and values required to excel in this noble profession, and we look forward to supporting you in your pursuit of becoming a compassionate and competent nurse.

Eligibility and Features

Course Features

  • Course Duration: 4 Years
  • Total Intake: 50


  • Candidates should have passed HSC or equivalent examination with an aggregate of 45% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English (For SC/ST candidates not less than 40% aggregate is essential).
  • Should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the admission year.
  • Vocational stream is not eligible for admission.

Advanced Degree

After completing a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Nursing, you have several options to pursue advanced degrees and specialize in a specific area of nursing. Here are a few advanced degree options you can consider:

1. Master of Science in Nursing (M.Sc. Nursing): This is a popular choice for B.Sc. Nursing graduates who wish to advance their careers and gain expertise in a specific nursing specialty. M.Sc. Nursing programs offer various specializations such as Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Educator, Nurse Administrator, Nurse Researcher, and more. These programs typically involve advanced coursework, research, and clinical practice.

2. Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): The DNP degree is a terminal practice-focused degree for nursing professionals who want to enhance their clinical practice, leadership skills, and healthcare management abilities. DNP programs prepare nurses for advanced clinical roles, evidence-based practice, and healthcare system leadership. Graduates of DNP programs often pursue careers as nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurse executives, or healthcare consultants.

3. Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (Ph.D. in Nursing): If you have a passion for research and a desire to contribute to the advancement of nursing knowledge, a Ph.D. in Nursing may be a suitable option. Ph.D. programs focus on developing research skills and preparing nurse scientists who can conduct independent research, publish scholarly work, and contribute to the development of nursing theory and evidence-based practice.

4. Postgraduate Diplomas and Certificates: These programs offer specialized training in specific nursing areas without the extensive commitment of a full master’s or doctoral degree. Postgraduate diplomas and certificates are available in fields such as critical care nursing, pediatric nursing, geriatric nursing, psychiatric nursing, and more. These programs provide in-depth knowledge and skills in a specific area of nursing practice.

Career Opportunity

S.No. Career Opportunities
1. Staff Nurse in Hospitals
2. Nurse Educator
3. Nurse Administrator
4. Nurse Researcher
5. Nurse Practitioner
6. Clinical Nurse Specialist
7. Nurse Anaesthetist
8. Public Health Nurse
9. Occupational Health Nurse
10. Community Health Nurse
11. Psychiatric Nurse
12. Pediatric Nurse
13. Geriatric Nurse
14. Critical Care Nurse
15. Home Health Nurse
16. Hospice Nurse
17. Nurse Consultant
18. Nursing Informatics Specialist
19. Nurse Manager