AKAL COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES

The Akal College of Health and Allied Sciences have under its jurisdiction Akal College of Nursing as per INC guidelines and Centre for Public Health and Hospital Administration.

AKAL COLLEGE OF NURSING

Akal College of Nursing is the 1st nursing college established in the year 2008 by the ‘KALGIDHAR TRUST’, in the valley of divine peace ‘BARU SAHIB’ situated in the shadows of the great Himalaya in the Northern part of India the well-known land of Gods and Goddess, thus called “Dev-Bhoomi” Himachal Pradesh. Akal College of Nursing, the first college in Himachal Pradesh was accredited by The President of Indian Nursing council, New Delhi vide Resolution No. 138/02/August/2008 of Dated 14th October 2008 & approved by H.P. Registration Council. The Akal College of Nursing offers B. Sc. Nursing course and M. Sc. Nursing Course/programme approved/ affiliated by Himachal Pradesh Nursing Registration Council (HPNRC) and Indian Nursing Council (INC). The college admits 60 and 25 students annually for Bachelors and Masters in nursing. For Master’s programme in nursing the college have seats in Medical Surgical Nursing, Obstetric & Gynaecological Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing and Community Health Nursing with super speciality in Oncology, Critical Care and Cardiothoracic Nursing. The college has its goal to train and prepare professionally competent and dedicated nurses, imbued with the spirit of service to humanity at large and capable of facing various challenges while rendering nursing care at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. The journey of students in Akal College of Nursing is shaped by a variety of experiences, including academic studies, volunteer work, extracurricular activities and value based education.

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Centre for Public Health & Hospital Administration

The past few years have seen an escalation in the demand for Public Health professionals in India and at global level. We at the Centre are committed to providing a local as well as global perspective to various public health problems. With a dedicated team of faculty holding expertise in their respective fields, we take an honest approach to the interdisplinary nature of Public Health. The mission of the Centre is to prepare professionals with a critical acumen so that we can together contribute to the larger pool of academia and research.

RESEARCH AREAS OF CENTRE

  • Emerging Challenges in Health
  • Gender and Health
  • Health Inequities
  • Hospital and Health Services Management
  • Communicable and non-Communicable Diseases
  • Technology and Public Health
  • Social Epidemiology
  • Health Education and Communication
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • Health Issues of vulnerable population
  • Political economy of health
  • Psychological underpinnings of public health problems
  • Substance Abuse

PROGRAMMES OFFERED

Coruse & Eligibility
COURSE NAME SEATS ELIGIBILITY
B.Sc. Nursing 60 10+2 class passed with science(PCB) and English core/English elective with aggregate 45% marks from recognized board under AISSCE/ CBSE/ ISCE/ SSCE/ HSCE or other equivalent board. Minimum age for admission shall be 17 years as on 31 December of the year in which admission is sought. The Student shall be medically fit. Students after equivalent board appearing in 10+2 examination in science conducted by National Institute Open school with 45% marks. Admission is based on merit through entrance exam conducted by the Eternal University.
M.Sc Nursing 30 The candidate must be registered nurse and registered midwife or equivalent with any State Nursing Registration Council. Minimum education requirement shall be the passing of B.Sc. Nursing/ B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing/Post basic. B.Sc. Nursing with minimum 55% aggregate marks. The Candidate Should have undergone in B.Sc. Nursing /B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing /Post basic B.Sc. Nursing in any institution which is recognized by Indian nursing council. Minimum one year of work experience after Basic B.Sc. nursing. Minimum one year of work experience prior or after post basic B.Sc. Nursing
MPH 30 BDS, BAMS, BHMS, B.Sc. Nursing, B. Pharma, BPT, B.Sc. Med, B.Sc. Micro, B.Sc. Lab Tech (Med), B.Sc. Radiography with 55%. Non-Med. Graduates: Bachelor's degree in Veterinary Sciences, Engineering (BE/B.Tech.) with minimum 55% marks. Master's degree (MA/MSc) with minimum 50% marks in Physiotherapy, Occupational T
Certificate course on Counseling (Mental Health & Substance Abuse)* 12 Graduate or post graduate students in humanities and Nursing staff, Public health professionals, Psychologists, Counsellors, Psychiatric/Medical students, Social workers with 50% marks in their relevant field
Ph.D. Public Health 03 Master Degree in Public Health/Community Medicine/Preventive and Social Medicine (PSM)/Social and Preventive Medicine (SPM) with 55% marks and 50% marks in Eternal University entrance test
Ph.D. Nursing 05 Master degree in a relevant subject, usually with an overall grade of at least 55% (or the equivalent)
Hostel Fee Structure
S.No. Single Seater(Subject to availability) Double Seater(Rs) Triple Seater (Rs)
1 30,000* 24,000* 18,000*

NOTE:*50% amount payable in each semester

OUR FACULTY

AKAL COLLEGE OF NURSING

Dr. Anupama

Professor

Ph.D. Nursing

Mrs. Jaswinder Kaur

Assistant Professor

M.Sc. Nursing

Ms. Manpreet Kaur

Nursing Tutor

M.Sc Nursing

Ms. Kavita Verma

Nursing Tutor

M.Sc Nursing

Ms. Vidhi Paul

Nursing Tutor

M.Sc Nursing

Ms. Komal Rana

Nursing Tutor

M.Sc Nursing

Ms. Sameeksha

Nursing Tutor

M.Sc Nursing

Ms. Manisha Sehgal

Nursing Tutor

M.Sc Nursing

Ms. Suchpreet Kaur

Clinical Instructor

B.Sc. Nursing

Ms. Ranjana Thakur

Clinical Instructor

B.Sc. Nursing

Ms. Ruchika Sharma

Clinical Instructor

B.Sc. Nursing

Centre for Public Health & Hospital Administration

Dr. Shaveta Menon

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Public Heath (Gold Medallist)

Ms. Simarjeet Kaur

Assistant Professor

M.Sc. Nursing

Ms. Suchpreet Kaur

Clinical Instructor

B.Sc. Nursing

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