Master of Science in Nursing

Duration Level Type

2 Years



M.Sc. Nursing or Master of Science in Nursing is a postgraduate Academic Nursing course. The Course deals with the healthcare profession focused 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 duration of M.Sc. in Nursing is mostly of two academic years, but it varies from institute to institute. The University of Delhi is providing in two years on a full-time basis. The minimum time to complete the course is also two years. The Course is available both in full time and a part-time basis.

M.Sc. Nursing Eligibility

  • Candidates should complete their B.Sc. degree under any registered University in respective subject in Science stream.
  • The marks of admission for this course vary from University to University. In various colleges and Universities, there is an entrance exam for admission of courses.

M.Sc. Nursing Syllabus

Syllabus of Nursing as prescribed by various Universities and Colleges.

                       Year I
Sr. No. Subjects of Study
1 Advanced Nursing & Allied subjects
2 Nursing Education
3 Research & Statistics
4 Clinical Nursing I
                        Year II
1 Nursing Management
2 Clinical Nursing II
3 Practical (Clinical Nursing, Thesis viva, Nursing Education & Management)


M.Sc. Nursing Course Suitability

  • One must also have a pleasant smiling face whatever be the situation.
  • One should also be physically fit; have the instinct to help and serve the patient without getting sentimentally attached.
  • They also possess tremendous patience, responsibility and dedication.
  • They should have alertness of mind, team spirit, tact, compassion etc.
  • They should have flexibility, adaptability, empathy, organization and time management; leadership; determination and tenacity and the ability to conduct research.

How is M.Sc. Nursing Course Beneficial?

  • Postgraduates of the M.Sc. Nursing is qualified to work as registered nurses in a wide variety of settings include hospitals, multilevel care facilities, community agencies (home care, public health) as well as psychiatric or mental health settings.
  • There is ample opportunity for fresh graduates to start their careers in the teaching profession which will help them to be specialized themselves in their Master’s program.
  • Students can go for their Ph.D. Programs as well for further research work.
  • They can become public health nurses/health workers work in government and private clinics and health departments in urban and rural areas to provide basic medical services to the local population.
  • They have also many scopes in teaching fields as teachers/lecturers.

M.Sc. Nursing Employment Areas

  • Content Writing (Medical)
  • Healthcare Centres
  • Medical Colleges & Universities
  • Medicine Industry
  • Military Hospitals
  • Nursing Homes

M.Sc. Nursing Job Types

  • Anaesthetist
  • Assistant Nursing Superintendent
  • Clinical Instructor
  • Dietitian
  • Medical Advisor
  • Nursing Executive
  • Nursing In-charge
  • Nursing Supervisor
  • Nursing Tutor
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • Paramedic Nurse
  • Tutor (Psychiatric Nursing)
  • Ward Nurse

For Admission Contact : 80 78 80 77 44