Nursing is a rewarding career in recent time that offers a bright and satisfying future for young students who have a desire to serve people with a caring attitude. As members of a modern health care team, nurses provide a significant service in the care of the sick and in the prevention of illness and injury. Increasing numbers of trained nurses are needed to fill the responsible positions as experts in bedside nursing services, and as researchers seeking new and better ways of meeting the nursing needs of patients. Salary and conditions of service of nurses are attractive compared to those in other fields of employment with similar educational requirements. Nursing offers a challenge and opportunity to serve people and also improve the financial condition. If you have the zeal and desire for nursing, you are invited to choose this noble profession.
In order to facilitate the admission at door step in remote areas and to bring clarity in the selection process, Government of West Bengal has introduced submission of online and offline application, selection & admission for GNM course in Kolkata and all West Bengal which is praiseworthy.
Applications are invited for (General Nursing & Midwifery) GNM admission in Kolkata from INC recognized Government & Private G.N.M schools and colleges for the year 2017-18
The duration of the training course is 3 years which includes theory and practical as per prescribed syllabus of Indian Nursing Council.
GNM admission in West Bengal is depending on common merit list in all government institutions & 85% of seats in private institutions. All the seats will be filled up through merit list.
Private Institutes shall fill up 15% seats under management quota as per the eligibility criteria of INC.
All the institutions having INC recognition as on 2017 will be allowed for the e-counseling process.
The candidates must have passed 10+2 with 45% marks from HS or equivalent course from any recognized organization. For GNM course arts and commerce students can apply. For B.Sc nursing science students can apply.
10 +2/12th with 45% marks from state open schools recognized by state Govt. and National Institute of Open School recognized by Central Govt.
10+2 vocational ANM course with 45% marks from the school recognized by Indian Nursing School.
10 +2 Health Science vocational stream from a recognized CBSE Board/ State/ Center.
5% of total mark is relaxed for SC/ ST candidates.