Post Basic Nursing

Aim of Post B.Sc Nursing Program

The Post B.Sc Nursing is a 2 years degree program affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University Health Science, Bangalore, Karnataka. This program is approved by the Karnataka State Nursing Council & Indian Nursing Council.

The health care sector has witnessed rapid development in recent years and the nursing professionals who are part of the health system too have had a dynamic growth rate. The PB Bsc. The nursing program is aimed at preparing young professionals to presume responsibility as nurse specialists, consultants, educators, clinical specialist by providing advanced knowledge which is rendered through classroom & clinical teachings and educational visits. The scope encompasses nursing educational institutions, clinical nursing and public health nursing in community settings. The examinations are held annually.

Course Duration: 2 Years


Qualification: Pass in GNM after 10+2 or equivalent examination preferably with Science subjects. Candidate should be a registered Nurse and registered Midwife or equivalent with any State Nursing Registration Council.


Recognized by Govt. of Karnataka
Approved by Karnataka Nursing Council (KNC)
Approved by Indian Nursing Council (INC)

Healthcare Industry in India Strong growth in healthcare expenditure.
Healthcare industry is growing at a tremendous pace owing to its strengthening coverage, services and increasing expenditure by public as well as private players.
During 2008-20, the market is expected to record a CAGR of 17 percent.

The total industry size is expected to touch USD160 billion by 2017 and USD280 billion by 2020