General Nursing

Duration Level Type

31/2 Years



Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery is an undergraduate Nursing course. Nursing and Midwifery focuses on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life from conception to death. The time period of General Nursing and Midwifery is three and half a academic year

Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery Eligibility

  • The candidates should complete their 10+2 or its equivalent exam; any group aggregate of 40% marks. Further 5% relaxation is permitted to SC/ST students for GNM Programme.

Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery Syllabus

Syllabus of General Nursing and Midwifery as prescribed by various Universities and Colleges.

Year I
Sr. No. Subjects of Study
I Biological Sciences
  a) Anatomy and Physiology
  b) Microbiology
II Behavioural Sciences
  a) Psychology
  b) Sociology
III Fundamentals of Nursing
  a) Fundamentals of Nursing
  b) First Aid
  c) Personal Hygiene
IV Community Health Nursing- I
  a) Community Health Nursing
  b) Environmental Hygiene
  c) Health Education and Communication Skills
  d) Nutrition
V English
Year II
1 Medical-Surgical Nursing I
  a) Medical-Surgical Nursing
  b) Pharmacology
2 Medical-Surgical Nursing II (Specialties)
  a) Communicable Diseases
  b) Orthopaedic Nursing
  c) Ear, Nose and Throat
  d) Oncology/Skin
  e) Ophthalmic Nursing
3 Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
  a) Community Health Nursing
4 Computer Education
Year III
I Midwifery and Gynaecological Nursing
2 Community Health Nursing – II
3 Paediatric Nursing
  Internship Period
I Educational Methods and Media for Teaching in Practice of Nursing
II Introduction to Research
III Professional Trends and Adjustment
IV Administration and Ward Management
V Health Economics


How is Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery Course Beneficial?

  • This degree course enables the students to go for various nursing, midwifery and its related other medical jobs.
  • One can go for higher degree program in respective subjects for further studies.
  • They can run their own clinics and can have jobs in private hospitals.

Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery Employment Areas

  • Anganwadi Programme
  • Forensic Jobs
  • Hospitality Jobs
  • Material Purchase Logistics Jobs
  • Teaching and Education
  • Travel and Tourism Nursing Jobs
  • TV & News

Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery Job Types

  • Brand Representative & Hyper
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Emergency Room Nurse & Midwife Nurse
  • Forensic Nursing
  • Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Madam, In-charge & Helper
  • Receptionist & Entry Operator
  • Sale-purchase Assistant
  • Teacher & Junior Lecturer
  • Travelling Nurse

For Admission Contact : 80 78 80 77 44