M.Sc. Nursing

Course Overview

M.Sc. Nursing, short for Master of Science in Nursing is a postgraduate level programme.The course aims at catering to the field of Nursing and Applied Sciences. The duration of M.Sc. Nursing is for two years.


The aim of the postgraduate program in nursing is to prepare graduates to assume responsibilities as nurse specialists, consultants, educators, administrators in a wide variety of professional settings


M.Sc Nursing


2 Years




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


On Completion of the two year M.Sc Nursing programme, the graduate will be able to:

  • Utilize/apply the concepts, theories and principles of nursing science
  • Demonstrate advance competence in practice of nursing
  • Practice as a nurse specialist.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities and function effectively as nurse educator and manager.
  • Demonstrate skill in conducting nursing research, interpreting and utilizing the findings from health-related research.
  • Demonstrate the ability to plan and effect change in nursing practice and in the health care delivery system.
  • Establish collaborative relationship with members of other disciplines
  • Demonstrate interest in continued learning for personal and professional advancement.

Career Opportunities

  • Nursing Homes
  • Healthcare Centres
  • Military Hospitals
  • Medical Universities or Colleges
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