Master in Nursing

Master in Nursing

2 years
Fee (Tentative)NPR 920,230

Master in Nursing Science (MNS) or MSc Nursing is a three-year academic program run by Tribhuvan University. 

The objective of the Master in Nursing program of Tribhuvan University is: To produce nurses capable of working in higher managerial positions at government offices, hospitals, academic institutions, research areas, and nongovernmental organizations.

Various subjects are offered in MN/MSc Nursing programs.

They are;

  1. Adult/Medical Surgical Nursing
  2. Community Health Nursing
  3. Critical Care Nursing
  4. Midwifery 
  5. Psychiatric Nursing
  6. Paediatric/Child Health Nursing
  7. Women's Health and Development/Maternal Health Nursing 

MN Adult Nursing

MN Adult Nursing is a two-year Master in Nursing program affiliated with Tribhuvan University. 

The adult nursing field cares for people over 18 who are ill, recovering from illness or accident, or adapting to life-changing disabilities and long-term conditions. The students of this course will learn how to provide person-centered care to adults, meet the needs of individuals through acute and long-term illness with both physical and mental health conditions, promote their health and well-being, communicate effectively with professional colleagues, and provide sensitive support for the individual and their families.



  • BN/ BNS / B.Sc. Nursing /B.Midwifery(B. Mid is eligible only for the M.Sc. Midwifery program)
  • Registered in Nepal Nursing Council
  • One year experience
  • The candidate should score a minimum of 50% (Pass Marks) in the Entrance Examinations conducted by Medical Education Commission for being eligible to be on the merit list.

Exam Format

  • Single best response type with Multiple choice question
  • Four options (A, B, C, D)
  • No. of questions - 200
  • Recall: Understanding: Application – 30:50:20
  • Duration - 3 hours including one-time voluntary toilet break


S.No. Subjects Marks
1 Adult Nursing (Medical-Surgical Nursing) 20
2 Midwifery 20
3 Pediatric Nursing (Child Health Nursing) 20
4 Community Health Nursing 20
5 Psychiatric Nursing (Mental Health Nursing) 20
6 Nursing Research and Biostatistics 20
7 Integrated Health Science- 10% (Ana- 6, Physio- 4, Pharma- 4, Biochem- 2, Micro- 2, Patho- 2) 20
8 Educational Science 16
9 Nursing Concepts and Ethical Aspects in Nursing 16
10 Nursing Leadership and Management 16
11 Social and Behavioral Science 6
12 Geriatric Nursing 6
Total   200

Admission Criteria

Selection for admission: 

  • All Nepalese/Foreign students will have to appear in common entrance examination.
  • Merit list for Nepalese/Foreign students will be published separately.
  • Must secure a minimum of 50% marks in entrance examinations.
  • Admission will be on merit basis in open house counseling wherever applicable.