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About Meera College of Nursing

Abohar is an integral part of District Fazilka and is located on the Indo-Pak Border. This town has about 108 satellite villages and has agriculture based industry and economy. Meera College of Nursing was established in Oct.2007 at the time when there was dire need to have quality Nursing Education and improvement in Health Care System in the state Punjab. The college has its own excellent three storey building.

The institute provides insight and knowledge to improve student’s personality. We, at the Institute, provide conceptual knowledge through highly qualified, competent and experienced staff, rich and updated library and practical knowledge through well equipped and furnished laboratories.

Nursing, a challenging profession, is dedicated to the service of humanity. The college trains and prepares skilled nurses. The ability to understand and soothe are as important to a nurse's career as expertise in medical techniques and care. The teaching methods reflect this with interactivity and a stress on communicating with peers and faculty through discussions, symposia, seminars, panel discussions and debates. The sessions are made lively using multimedia projectors and other media to explain theory. Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) programs give students every opportunity to listen to experts, update and upgrade their knowledge.

Meera College of Nursing has dedicated and understanding faculty team led by a highly qualified and experienced head. The undergraduate and Graduate students have separate faculty to give them individual attention. The postgraduate faculty members include experts in all the specializations. This motivated team continually keep itself abreast of latest developments in the field of nursing through conferences and journals. Our sister concern Sardar Patel Medical Institute of Nursing & Hospital is located adjoining to Meera College of Nursing.

Curriculum
The dynamic syllabus is reviewed biannually by board of studies and ratified by Indian Nursing Council. Since 2005 the curriculum has followed the Revised Indian Nursing Syllabus, which has the latest inputs. This ensures that students get a balance of sessions and activities that include social work for all-round development. The hospital gives hands on training while regular field visits keep students on their feet. The undergraduate program provides an understanding of the health sciences with a strong foundation in the basic sciences. The syllabus is structured to teach students English, Computer Science, management, education, research and biostatistics. The postgraduate program gives additional skills in administrative and management areas, while allowing students to specialize in medical, surgical, community health, pediatric, obstetrics, gynecology and psychiatric nursing.

Recognition
Meera College of Nursing is recognized by Indian Nursing Council (INC New Delhi), Punjab Nurses Registration Council, Chandigarh and Baba Farid University of Health & Sciences, Faridkot.(Punjab) and they periodically inspect the college teaching facilities provided to students.