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BSc Nursing

Duration:
Four years including one year of compulsory internship. Examinations are held annually. The students have clinical experience under the guidance of clinical instructors, various institutional and community settings.

Fee Structure:
Admission fee/ tuition fee: As per BFUHS University/Govt. of Punjab instructions from time to time. Security (refundable*)
*As per BFUHS University/Govt. of Punjab instructions from time to time, after completion of the course.

Admission

Eligibility

  • Passed examination which is equivalent to 10+2 ( Medical ), Higher Secondary examination after a period of 12 years study, the last two years of study comprises of physics, chemistry and biology which includes a practical test in these subjects and also English as a compulsory subject.
  • Minimum and Maximum age for admission will be 17 and 35 years respectively on or before 31st Oct. of the year of admission.

Documents Required

  • 10th certificate, 10+1, +2 certificate, Migration certificate, Character certificate, Aadhar card, 20 passport size photo.
  • Income Certificate & Cast Certificate (for SC/ST/BC candidates only). copy of PPMET result.

Admission Process:
Strictly based on Punjab Government notification governing admission to B. Sc. Nursing Admission is on the basis of Punjab Para Medical Entrance Test (PPMET) conducted by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences. The admission process will start with publication of Punjab government notification for PPMET( Punjab Paramedical Entrance Test). The prospectus of PPMET is available at office of BFUHS and at the branches of banks & institutions specified by the university.Detail information will be available at the website of BFUHS www.babafariduniv.com. The candidate is required to fill up the form given in the BFUHS Prospectus and appear for the entrance test. Thereafter a centralized counseling will be held at the venue specified by the BFUHS. During the counseling the candidates are required to opt for the college of their choice. Usually arrangement is made for candidates for submission of fees at the venue of counseling.
Reservation of seats : As per Punjab Govt. Policy.

NRI Seats:
Certain percentage of the seats as decided by government shall be earmarked for foreign Indian students as part of management quota. The equivalence, merit and eligibility of candidates for NRI seats will be determined by the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot who will issue an eligibility certificate. NRI Candidates are not required to take an entrance test. However, they should have pass qualifying examination in the subject of Physics, chemistry Biology and English individually as regular candidate from recognized institution/ university and should have obtained 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually and combined. For admission against NRI seats, the candidate shall apply to BFUHS, Faridkot.

Management Seats:
Certain percentage of seats as decided by Punjab govt. will be kept as management seats. This will include NRI seats, candidates from other states and admission to these will be done on the basis of criteria laid down by government notification.

Scope BASIC B.Sc. NURSING

  • As Clinical Instructor, Nursing Tutor (B.Ed. not required), Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Reader, Principal in Govt. and Private Nursing Schools and Colleges.
  • Special Posts in Industries and Factories for providing First Aid and accident preventions.
  • Special Posts in Railways, ESI Hospitals
  • Military Nursing – In Army- Designation from Lieutenant to Major-General
  • School Health Nurse in Govt. Schools.
  • As Teacher in Coaching Institutes
  • A highly Paid and Respectable Profession abroad ( Canada, UK, Australia, USA, New Zealand )
  • BASIC B SC (NURSING) & POST BASIC B SC (NURSING) Pass candidate are eligible for M.Sc. Nursing.
  • As Staff Nurse, Ward Sister in Community Health Centre and hospitals ( Govt. & Private )
  • Nursing Superintendant.