General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM)


1. Minimum education eligibility criteria for admission to GNM:

  • 10+2 with English and must have obtained a minimum of 40% at the qualifying examination and English individually for any recognized board. Candidates are also eligible from State Open School recognized Candidates are also eligible from State Open School recognized by State Government and National Institute of Open School (NIOS) recognized by Central Government. However Science is preferable.
  • 10+2 with English having 40% of marks in vocational ANM course from the school recognized by Indian Nursing council.
  • 10+2 with English having 40% of marks in Vocational Stream-Health care Science from a recognized CBSE board/Centre.
  • Registered ANM with pass mark.

2. Admission of students shall be once in a year.

3. Students shall be medically fit.

4. Minimum age for admission will be 17 years. (as on 31st December of that year) The upper age limit is 35 yrs. For ANM/ for LHV, there is no age bar.

Course Curriculum

First YearSecond YearThird Year- (Part-1)
Third Year- Internship Period (Part-2)
Anatomy , Physiology & MicrobiologyMedical-Surgical Nursing-I
Midwifery & GynaecologyNursing Education
Sociology & PsychologyMedical-Surgical Nursing-II
Community Health Nursing-IIIntroduction to Research & Statistics
Fundamentals of Nursing
Mental Health NursingProfessional Trends & Adjustments
Community Health Nursing-I
Child Health NursingNursing Administration & Ward Management
Computer Education and English

Career Options

Nursing Scope

Nursing is all about the patient. It’s a career that helps you save lives, bring happiness to individuals and their families, and comfort to those in need. While caring for patients fighting for their life can be a challenging experience, nurses still report a high level of job satisfaction.

Career opportunities

  • Nurse’s educational preparation
  • professional practice ( Hospital Duties)
  • Direct patient care
  • Community health nursing Officer
  • Industrial nursing officer
  • Military Nursing service
  • Nursing service administrative
  • Nursing Researcher
  • Nursing Superintendent
  • Deputy Nursing superintendent
  • Supervisor in Various department
  • Community health nursing Officer
  • Junior Psychiatric Nurse
  • Military Nursing service
  • Nursing carrier in abroad
  • Occupational Nurse
  • Employment Sectors
  • Government Jobs
  • Hospitals/Clinical
  • Nursing Homes care
  • Medical Writing
  • Administration
  • Health Care Centres
  • School & College of Nursing

Job Profiles

  • Head Nursing Services
  • Nursing In-charge
  • Emergency Nurses
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Infection Control Nurse
  • Nursing Teacher
  • Researcher

Documents Required

1. Class 12th Certificate and Mark sheet
2. Class 10th Certificate and Mark sheet
3. Transfer Certificate
4. Migration Certificate
5. Character Certificate
6. Birth Certificate
7. School leaving Certificate
8. Id Proof- Aadhar Card / Passport / Voter id/ Pan card)
9. Caste Certificate
10. Father Income Certificate for Scholarship (Optional)
11. Extracurricular Certificate (Optional)
12. 5- Recent Passport Size photograph