About General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM)

M.Sc. (Medical General Nursing and Midwifery or GNM is a three-year diploma course designed for aspirants who want to pursue a career in clinical nursing. The programme teaches candidates how to care for individuals who are sick or have been injured in order to help them attain full recovery. Although the curriculum design of the course varies from university to university, GNM courses are designed to prepare the students for the clinical approach of handling patients.

The GNM course has been designed to enable eligible candidates to address the health needs of the country, community, and individuals.

GNM Course Highlights

Some of the basic details of the GNM course are as follows:

Particulars Details
Course Level Diploma
Course Name General Nursing and Midwifery
Short Name GNM
Duration 3 Years
Examination Type Year - Wise
Eligibility 10+2 with minimum 50% marks in aggregate with science subjects
Admission Process Merit-Based/ Entrance Exam
Top Employment Areas Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Universities, etc
Job Roles Clinical Nurse Specialist, Legal Nurse Consultant, Forensic Nursing etc.