General Nursing & Midwifery

First year

Paper Subjects Total Marks Internal Assessment Council/ Board Examination Weightage Duration of Examination (Hrs.)
I Bio Sciences
- Anatomy & Physiology.
- Microbiology
100 25 75   65% 35% 3
II Behavioral Sciences
- Psychology
- Sociology
100 25 75   65% 35% 3
III Nursing Foundation
- Fundamental of Nursing
- First aid
100 25 75 3
IV Community Health Nursing
- CHN- I
- Environmental Hygien
- Health education & Communication Skills
- Nutrition
100 25 75   50% 10% 25% 15% 3
Practical– I
Fundamental of Nursing
100 50 50

Second year

Paper Subjects Total Marks Internal Assessment Council/ Board Examination Duration of Examination (Hrs.)
I Medical Surgical Nursing-I 100 25 75 3
II Medical Surgical Nursing-II 100 25 75 3
III Mental Health Nursing 100 25 75 3
IV Child Health Nursing 100 25 75 3
Practical–I
Medical Surgical Nursing
100 50 50
Practical–II
Child Health Nursing
100 50 50
Practical–III
Mental Health Nursing
100 50 50

Note: (only school examination, no council/board exam)

Practical examination for psychiatric nursing is to be conducted at the place of clinical experience at the end of clinical instruction by school, itself and marks shall be sent to the council/board.

Third year Part-I

Paper Subjects Total Marks Internal Assessment Council/ Board Examination Duration of Examination (Hrs.)
I Midwifery & GynecologicalNursing 100 25 75 3
II Community Health Nursing-II 100 25 75 3
Practical I
Midwifery
100 50 50
Practical II
Community Health Nursing
100 50 50

Third year Part-II (School Examination)

Paper Subjects Total Marks Term Assessment School Exam Duration of Examination (Hrs.)
I Nursing Education and Introduction to Research and statistics 100 50 50 3
II Professional Trends & Adjustment, Nursing administration and Ward Management 100 50 50 3

Examination Guidelines:

  • Shall have one regular examination followed by supplementary examination in a year.
  • If a candidate fail they can be permitted to next year
  • A candidate can take any number of attempts with a condition that maximum period allowed is 6 years. However all previous papers need to be cleared before appearing in the final examination
  • Minimum pass marks should be 50% in each of the Theory and practical paper separately
  • Minimum pass marks shall be 40% for English only.
  • Theory and Practical exams for Introduction to Computer will be conducted at School level and marks will be sent to the State Nursing Council.
  • A candidate has to pass in theory and practical exam separately in each of the paper
  • If a candidate fails in either theory or practical paper he/she has to re-appear for both the papers (Theory and Practical)