The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.Sc. Nursing) is a 4 years undergraduate medical programme. Nursing education is monitored by the Indian Nursing Council (INC), the programme focus on developing critical care, advanced thinking skills, proficiency and values necessary for the practice of professional nursing and midwifery. The programme prepares students to become responsible citizens by following a code of moral values and conduct at all times while fulfilling personal, social and professional responsibilities. B. Sc. Nursing programme involves classroom study, projects and assignments that enable students to gain practical knowledge of their learning. After the completion of the course, the students compulsorily need to do a six-month internship to experience real-world clinical settings and learn from them.
The system of education is always considered as an important tool for social reforms. In this rapidly changing world specialty based education system has a vital role to play. The Centre for Professional and Advanced Studies (CPAS) is a newly formed society in the year 2017 established by the Government of Kerala by including all the Self Financing Departments formerly run by Mahathma Gandhi University, Kottayam, with an aim to provide specialty based quality education to meet the ever increasing demand of trained personnel in various fields. The various institutions under CPAS already have excellent track record of providing quality human resources to the country over many years. CPAS is dedicated to play a vital role in continuing these efforts and improving the standards of various courses. These institutions have contributed a lot in uplifting the weaker sections of the society by providing cheap and value added education by observing all the statutory reservations.
Centre for Professional and Advanced Studies H.O. School of Medical Education Pala, Kottayam - 686008, Kerala, India.