The aim of this basic nursing education programme is to prepare competent, self reliant nurses who will be able to care for individuals, groups and communities according to the principles of PHC and the the aim of certificate in nursing programme is to prepare competent and self-reliant nurses who will be able to care for individual(s) and family(s) in the hospital and community by applying the principles of primary health care.
Selection for admission
Candidates are selected on merit basis, pass mark is 50 and full mark is 100. Questions set are for English, Science and Nursing in multiple choice format.
The number of seats for certificate in nursing programme will be determined on the basis of nursing manpower requirements for Nepal.There are also independent campuses in the Kathmandu Valley: Bir Hospital Nursing Campus (HMG) and Lalitpur Nursing Campus (UMN). These campuses are academically affiliated with the Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University.
Students untertake clinical and community field practice in central and zonal level hospitals and urban and rural communities.
Admission and Eligibility Criteria
The admission requirements for the certificate level in nursing programme are: