Karnali Academy of Health Sciences
Bachelor in Midwifery has been started in Karnali Academy of Health Sciences (KAHS) from the academic year 2075/76.
Bachelor of Midwifery curriculum has been developed as per the policy and plan relating to human resources for health of government of Nepal for improving sexual reproductive maternal and neonatal and child health based on the changing development needs.
Bachelor in Midwifery curriculum is based on international confederation of midwife (ICM) global standard for midwifery education and Nepal Nursing Council 2016 Minimum requirement of Bachelor in Midwifery program.
Objectives of the Bachelor in Midwifery Program
Upon completion of the Bachelor in Midwifery program the graduate will be able to:
Provisions for Admission Process
In order to pass the integrated admission process, a minimum of 50 percent marks should be obtained.
There will be no negative marking for wrong answers.
Candidates who have been successfully selected in the admission process will have to submit the following original and 1/1 photocopy of the following documents to the concerned educational institution at the time of admission.
Certificate of qualification, Transcript and Character Certificate of 10+2 and SLC/SEE or Equivalent.
Copy of Citizenship / Passport.
Admit card of the Entrance Examination.
Documents submitted for reservation.
Certificate of Equivalence for the students with certificates from foreign institutions.
*Foreign candidates wishing to study in the vacated seat for foreign students must fill in the online application form mentioning the academic program of their choice within the time limit mentioned in this notice.
Provisions for Scholarships
As per Rule 20 of the National Medical Education Rules, 2077, out of the total scholarship seats to be awarded to the Government of Nepal at the undergraduate level, 55 percent of the seats will be distributed through open competition and 45 percent of the seats will be distributed on the basis of the following:
Candidates from the Backward community
Families of martyrs, families of disappeared persons, families of injured warriors, and conflict victims
Question type: Single best response type of multiple-choice questions
0Option:Four options (A,B, C,D)
Number of questions: 200
Community health nursing
Child health nursing
Midwifery and Gynaecological nursing
Fundamental of nursing
Leadership and management
Behavior science and mental health
Basic and Integrated Health Science applied to nursing
Mental Agility Test(MAT)
(Staff seat -1)
Structure of the examination
The entrance examination comprises of multiple choice questions in following subjects
The entrance examination will be three hours’ duration and will have one paper consisting of 150 objective type questions. The question paper will be in English. The distribution of mark will be as follows:
Anatomy and physiology/Integrated sciences - 20 marks
Midwifery- 50 marks
Medical/ Surgical Nursing- 15 marks
Fundamentals of Nursing- 20 marks
Child health Nursing- 15 marks
Mental health Nursing/ Behavioral science- 10 marks
Community Health Nursing- 10 marks
Leadership and Management- 10 marks
Total- 150 marks
The general standard of entrance examination will be that of the PCL Nursing.