Basic Nursing Program

Undergraduate nursing program is broad based education within an academic framework, specifically directed to the development of critical thinking skills, competencies & standards required for practice of professional nursing and midwifery as envisaged in National Health Policy 2002. Nursing is pertaining to courses are as follows…

  • ANM (Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery)
  • GNM ( General Nursing and Midwifery)
  • BSc in. Nursing
  • P. B. BSc. in Nursing
  • M. Sc. Nursing
  • M. Phil
  • PhD in nursing

LDSVZNC is owned for Under graduate (BSc. nursing) education program prepares its graduates to become exemplary citizen by adhering to code of ethics and professional conduct at all times in fulfilling personal, social and professional obligations so as to respond to national aspirations.

Duration: 4 Year Degree Course.


  • The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on or before 31st Dec. of the year of admission.
  • The minimum educational requirements shall be the passing of Higher secondary school Examination with science (Physics, chemistry, Biology).
  • At the same time in PCB with minimum of 45% aggregate marks for open category, 40% passing for SC/ST, NT, OBC, PWD etc.

Entrance and selection test

  • Selection of the candidates should be based on the merit of the NEET entrance examination in same academic year.

About Course

Revised Course

  • Duration of the program: 8 semesters
1-7 Semesters
  • One Semester Plan for the first 7 Semesters
  • Total Weeks per Semester: 26 weeks per semester
  • Number of Weeks per Semester for instruction: 20 weeks (40 hours per week × 20 weeks = 800 hours) Number of Working Days: Minimum of 100 working days (5 days per week × 20 weeks)
  • Vacation, Holidays, Examination and Preparatory
  • Holidays: 6 weeks
  • Vacation: 3 weeks
  • Holidays: 1 week
  • Examination and Preparatory Holidays: 2 weeks
8th Semester
  • One semester: 22 weeks
  • Vacation: 1 week
  • Holidays: 1 week
  • Examination and Preparatory Holidays: 2 weeks

Current Course

  • Course duration = 4 yrs
  • Weeks available per year = 52 weeks
  • Vacation = 8 weeks
  • Gazetted holidays= as per MUHS University.
  • Examination (Including preparatory leave) = 4 weeks
  • Hours available per academic year =1480 (37 weeks x 40 hours) Minimum

Course Fees 58,000 Rs. per Year w.e.f 2023

Important Highlights of Course

  1. Clinical training should be carried out as 8 hours per day.
  2. Students during Clinical training will be supervised by nursing teachers.
  3. Students will be eligible to appear in the Fourth year final examination only after completion of Clinical training.
  4. Attendance :
  5. A minimum of not less than 75 % attendance in theory and practical/clinical separately in each subject in each academic year is essential for appearing in the examination. A candidate pursuing the course shall study in the college for the entire period as a full-time student. No candidate is permitted to work in a hospital/nursing home/laboratory/college while studying this course. No candidate should join any other course of study or appear for any other examination conducted by this university or any other university in India or abroad during the period of registration. Each academic year shall be taken as a unit for calculating attendance.

  6. Internal Assessment :
  7. The regular periodic assessment shall be conducted throughout the course. Although the question of the number of tests is left to the institution level at least two examinations in theory and practical each year be held. The test preceding the university examination may be similar to the pattern of the university examination. Average of the marks of the two tests for theory and practical separately shall be sent to the university. A candidate shall secure not less than 50% of marks prescribed for internal assessment in theory and not less than 50% marks prescribed in practical, separately, in each subject/paper to be eligible to appear in the university examination.

  8. Schedule of Examination :
  9. The university shall conduct examination annually (Summer & Winter) and from 2022 onwards semester pattern examination scheme as notified by the university from time to time. A candidate who satisfies the requirement of attendance, progress and conduct as stipulated by the university shall be eligible to appear for the university examination.

Program Highlights

  • Well qualified & specialized teaching faculty.
  • Excellent in providing high quality nursing education
  • Annual examination based system with Black board, OHP, LCD, Projector in teaching and learning.
  • Simulation training program in collaboration with health sector.
  • State and National exposures with workshops, seminars, etc.
  • Professional developments through the Research.