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P.B.B.Sc Nursing

Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Did you completed GNM Course and looking for admission to the P.B.B.Sc. Nursing Course? Want to the list of colleges in India offering the Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing (P.B.B.Sc. Nursing) course? Learn more about the course, eligibility criteria, admission procedure, further study options and career opportunities.

Course Name: P.B.B.Sc Nursing
Group: B.Sc
Stream: Healthcare & Medical Science
Course Category: Nursing
Duration: 2 years

About P.B.B.Sc. Nursing Course

Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing is a two year under graduation course which provides upgraded knowledge and skills required for the aspiring nurses. It develops administrative and research skills in students to get better opportunities in the field of nursing.


Minimum eligibility required to apply for admission to the P.B.B.Sc. Nursing course is

- Candidates passed in Higher Seocondary/ Senior Secondary/ 10+2/ Intermediate or equivalent examination from a recognized board.
- Candidates with GNM (General Nursing and Midwifery) Certificate and registered as a Registered Nurse/ Registered Midwife or equivalent with the State Nurses Registration Council.

Admission Procedure

Admission procedure may vary from one institute to another, as various institutes have their own admission criteria and process. In many colleges admission to the P.B.B.Sc. Nursing course is given based on the merit obtained at intermediate level and GNM (General Nursing and Midwifery) Course. Some colleges may conduct entrance examination and personal interview to offer admission.

P.B.B.Sc Nursing 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


P.B.B.Sc Nursing - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering P.B.B.Sc Nursing course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
AECS Maaruti College of NursingRajasthan University of Health Sciences (RUHS)Karnataka
Alshifa College of NursingKerala University of Health SciencesKerala
Ems Memorial Co-operative Hospital College of NursingUniversity of CalicutKerala
J.S.S. College of NursingKarnatak UniversityKarnataka
Malik Deenar College of Nursing CollegeKerala University of Health SciencesKerala
Nightingale Institute of NursingUttar Pradesh State Medical FacultyUttar Pradesh
Trivandrum Medical CollegeKerala University of Health SciencesKerala

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More about the ourse

Nursing is a health care profession which is related to the care of family, individual and community and it is an opportunity to serve and treat the patients. Nurses also assists doctors in surgery an treatments. Indian Nursing council governs all the aspects of nursing education in India. Candidates who have qualities such as compassion, stamina, patience, discipline and good communication skills can opt for this course.

Some of the subjects covered in the syllabus of the P.B.B.Sc. Nursing course are nursing foundation, nutrition and dietetics, psychology, maternal nursing, child heath nursing, medical and surgical nursing, community health nursing, mental heath nursing, introduction to nursing, introduction to nursing administration and introduction to nursing research.


Duration of Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing course is 2 years divided into 4 semesters. Each semester lasts for 6 months.

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates of the P.B.B.Sc. Nursing course can find employment in both government and private sectors, NGO's, rehabilitation clinics and centers, clinics, hospitals, community health centers, nursing homes, armed forces, orphanages, health departments, military schools, industrial houses, medical colleges and universities, government hospitals etc. Some of the job positions offered for these candidates are listed below:

- Nursing Assistant
- Nursing Instructor
- Practical Nursing Instructor
- Assistant Director of Nursing
- Associate Dean
- Chief Nursing Officer
- Rehabilitation Specialist
- Paramedic Nurse
- Critical Care Nurse
- Nursde Manager
- Community Health Specialist

Further Study Options

Candidates willing to go for further higher studies can opt for M.Sc. Nursing, M.Phil Nursing, Ph.D Nursing courses, after successful completion of the P.B.B.Sc. Nursing course.

P.B.B.Sc Nursing Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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