Post Basic BSc.

Patel College of
Nursing & Paramedical

Post Basic B.Sc. (Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing)

Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing (PB BSc Nursing) is a two-year, full-time program offered in India that is designed for registered nurses who have completed their diploma in nursing and want to advance their education and career. The program is designed to provide students with advanced knowledge and skills in nursing, as well as the opportunity to specialize in a specific area of nursing practice.

The PB BSc Nursing program includes coursework in areas such as advanced nursing theory, leadership and management, research, and specialized clinical practice. Students also complete clinical rotations in various healthcare settings, such as hospitals, clinics, and community health centres, to gain practical experience.

Upon completion of the PB BSc Nursing program, graduates are eligible to register as a "Registered Nurse First Level Nurse" (RN) with the Indian Nursing Council (INC) and work as advanced practice nurses in a variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes. They may also be eligible to pursue higher levels of education, such as a Master of Science in Nursing (MSc Nursing).

Post Basic B.Sc. Courses

In addition to their technical skills, advanced practice nurses must also have strong communication and interpersonal skills, as they work closely with patients, families, and other healthcare professionals. They must also be able to handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion and maintain a high level of professionalism at all times.

Overall, a Post Basic BSc Nursing program provides registered nurses with the advanced knowledge and skills needed to take on more complex roles and responsibilities in the nursing profession and to make a positive impact on the healthcare of their communities.

Eligibility Criteria

Passed the Higher Secondary or Senior Secondary or Intermediate or 10+2 or an equivalent examination recognized by the university for this purpose. Those who have done 10+1 in or before 1986, will be eligible for admission.

Obtained a certificate in General Nursing and Midwifery and registered as R.N.R.M. with the State Nurses Registration Council. A male nurse, trained before the implementation of the new integrated course besides being registered as a nurse with the State Nurses Registration Council, shall produce evidence of training approved by the Indian Nursing Council for a similar duration in place of midwifery in any one of the following areas:

  • O.T. Techniques
  • Ophthalmic Nursing
  • Leprosy Nursing
  • TB Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Neurological and Neurosurgical Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Cancer Nursing
  • Orthopedic Nursing
  • Candidates shall be medically fit.

    Students shall be admitted once a year.