Diploma in Nursing also Know as GNM (General Nursing and Midwifery)
Duration: 3 years
Level: Diploma Programme.
Mode of Admission: Merit /Management
- Merit- Candidate Seeking for merit admission can apply for KSDNEB for merit listing
- Management- Students looking for Management seats can go for Direct Admission
About the Course
Nurses play a vital role in the healthcare sector. The diploma in nursing course aims to impart the students with nuances of the stream and empowers them with the relevant nursing skills and help them to become competent nurses.
The Diploma in Nursing programme also imparts the knowledge of administration that is required for maintenance of hospitals, clinics and help the other staffs to carry out their duties effectively.
Career Scope of Diploma in Nursing
The Diploma in Nursing programme opens up wide employment opportunities in the area of Nursing, Hospital Administration, Community Care, Health Care Sector. The diploma in nursing students are hired in both government and private hospitals, polyclinics, rehabilitation centres.
Some of the career opportunities available for Diploma in Nursing students are:
- Nursing In-charge
- Nursing Assistant
- Infection Control Nurse
- Head Nursing Services
- Community Health Nurses
- Emergency Nurses
Placements for Diploma in Nursing
- Apollo Hospitals
- Aster Healthcare
- Columbia Asia Hospitals
- Metro Hospitals
- Fortis Hospitals
- HCG Global
- Hosmet Hospitals
- Narayana Hrudayalaya
- Manipal Hospitals