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Re-accredited by NAAC with a CGPA of
3.62 on a four point scale at 'A' Grade
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Nursing
Sant Tukaram Nagar, Pimpri, Pune-18.

B.Sc. (Nursing)

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Fees Structure for the year 2017-18

Course Name Actual fees to be charged for
2017-18 (*)
General NRI/PIO / FN /** Institutional Category
B. Sc ₹ 0.85 Lakhs US $ 2600/
1.68 Lakhs

*Annual Fees shall be increased by 3% each year.
The Annual Fee is to be paid by the student at the time of Counseling by a Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of the Director/Principal of concerned college/institute, payable at Pune. (Note: Annual fees include tuition fees and development fees)
(**) The Institutional category fees will be collected as per US $ rate on the day of admission.
University Eligibility & Registration Fee (One-time Fee)
Fifteen Percent (15%) of the Annual Fee, payable for the first year only, shall be paid by the student separately at the time of filling in the Eligibility Application, as University Eligibility & Registration Fee. This fee shall be paid by a Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of “Registrar, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth” payable at Pune. (Note: - The University Eligibility & Registration Fee is non-refundable)
University Examination Fee:-
In addition to the above fees the student shall pay the University Examination Fee as prescribed by the University from time to time. Other conditions and formalities shall be as per the Rules of the Vidyapeeth.



Course Duration: 4 years
Admission Procedure:Through All India Common Entrance Test conducted by Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune.
Entry Qualification: H.S.C. or any other examination equivalent to 10+2 HSC examination of any recognized Board/ University after 12 years of study.
45% for general category and 40% for reserved category. Specifically in PCBE subjects.

Admission Requirements

  • The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on or before 31st Dec. of the year of admission.
  • The minimum educational requirements shall be the passing of :
    • Higher Secondary school Certificate Examination (12 years course)
    • Or
      Senior School Certificate Examination (10+2) , Pre-degree Examination (10+2)
    • Or
      An equivalent with 12 years schooling from a recognized Board or University with Science (Physics, Chemistry & Biology) & English with minimum of 45% aggregate marks(PCBE), For reserve category 40%.
  • Candidate shall be medically fit.

Entrance / Selection Test

Selections of the candidates should be based on the merit of the entrance examination conducted by Vidyapeeth or Competent Authority

Duration:Duration of the course shall be four years including internship.
Vacation:6 weeks vacation shall be given each year.
Aims:

The aim of the undergraduate nursing programme is to

  • Prepare graduates to assume responsibilities as professional, competent nurses and midwives in providing promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative services.
  • Prepare nurses who can independent decisions in nursing situations, protect the rights of and facilitate individuals and groups in pursuit of health, function in the hospital , community nursing services and conduct research studies in the areas of nursing practice. They are also expected to assume the role of teacher, supervisor and Manager in a clinical / public health setting.

Objectives

On completion of the four year B.Sc. Nursing Programme the graduate will be able to

  • Apply knowledge from physical, biological and behavioural sciences medicine including alternative systems and nursing in providing nursing care to individuals, families and communities.
  • Demonstrate understanding of life style and other factors, which effect health individuals and groups.
  • Provide nursing care based on steps of nursing process in collaboration with the individuals & groups.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking skill in making decisions in all situations in order to provide quality care.
  • Utilize the latest trends and technology in providing health care.
  • Provide promotive, preventive and restorative health services in line with national health policies and programmes.
  • Practice within the framework of code of ethics and professional conduct and acceptable standards of practice within the legal boundaries.
  • Communicate effectively with individuals and groups and members of the health team in order to promote effective interpersonal relationships and teamwork.
  • Demonstrate skills in teaching to individuals and groups in clinical / community health settings.
  • Participate effectively as members of the health team in health care delivery system.
  • Demonstrate leadership and managerial skills in clinical / community health settings.
  • Conduct need based research studies in various settings and utilize the research feedings to improve the quality of care.
  • Demonstrate awareness, interest and contribute towards advancement of self and of the profession.

Scheme of Studies & Examinations

Duration
Course Duration 4 years
Weeks available per year 52 weeks
Vacation 6 weeks
Gazetted holidays 3 weeks
Examination (Including preparation) 4 weeks
Available weeks 39 weeks
Hours per week 40 hours per week
Practical 30 hours per week
Theory 10 hours per week
Internship practical 48 hours per week
Hours available per academic year 1560 (39 wks x 40 hours)
 

Course of Instruction

B.Sc. (Nursing) First Year
Subject Theory (In Hrs.) (Class & Labs) Practical (In hrs.)
(Clinical)
In Hours
*English 70
Anatomy
70
Physiology
70
Nutrition
70
Biochemistry
30
Nursing Foundation
265-250
450
Psychology
60
Introduction to computers
45
** Hindi /Regional Language
30
Library work / Self Study
50
Co-curricular activities
50
Total Hours
930
450
100
Total hours = 1480 hrs.
 
** Optional
 
B.Sc. (Nursing) Second Year
Subject
Theory (In Hrs.)
(Class & Labs)
Practical (In hrs.)
(Clinical)
In Hours
Sociology
60
Pharmacology
45
Pathology
30
Genetics
15
Medical Surgical Nursing
(Adult including geriatrics)
210
720
Community Health Nursing - I
90
135
Microbiology
60
Library work/ Self study
50
Co-curricular activities
35
Total Hours
510
855
85
Total hours = 1480 hrs.
 
B.Sc. (Nursing) Third Year
Subject
Theory (In Hrs.)
(Class & Labs)
Practical (In hrs.)
(Clinical)
In Hours
Medical Surgical Nursing
(Adult including geriatrics)
120
270
Child Health Nursing
90
270
Mental Health Nursing
90
270
Communication and education Technology
90
100
Library work / Self study    
50
Co-curricular activities    
50
Total Hours
390
910
100
Total hours = 1400 hrs.
 
B.Sc. (Nursing) Fourth Year
Subject
Theory (In Hrs.)
(Class & Labs)
Practical (In hrs.)
(Clinical)
Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing
90
180+180
Community Health Nursing - II
90
135
Nursing Research and Statistics
45
45
Management of Nursing Services and education
90
Total Hours
315
540
Total hours = 855 hrs.
Project work to be carried out internship
Practical = 30 hours per week
 
Intern-ship (Integrated Practice)
Subject
Practical (In hrs.)
(Clinical)
In Weeks
Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing
240
5
Community Health Nursing - II
195
4
Medical Surgical Nursing
(Adult & geriatrics)
430
9
Child Health Nursing
145
3
Mental Health Nursing
95
2
Total Hours
1105
23
Total hours = 1690 hrs.
 
Note :
1.

Internship means 8 hours of integrated clinical duties in which 2 weeks of evening and night shift duties are included.

2. Internship should be carried out as 8 hours per day @ 48 hours per week.
3.

Students during internship will be supervised by nursing teachers.

4. Fourth year final examination to be held only after completing internship.
 
Scheme Of Examination
B.Sc. (Nursing) First Year
Subject
Assessment
Theory
Hours
Internal
External
Total
Anatomy & Physiology
3
25
75
100
Nutrition & Biochemistry
3
25
75
100
Nursing Foundation
3
25
75
100
Psychology
3
25
75
100
English
3
25
75
100
Introduction to computers
25
75
100
Practical & Viva Voce        
Nursing foundation  
100
100
200
 

B.Sc. (Nursing) Second Year

Subject
Assessment
Sociology
3
25
75
100
Medical Surgical Nursing-I
3
25
75
100
Pharmacology, Pathology, Genetics
3
25
75
100
Community Health Nursing - I
3
25
75
100
Microbiology
3
25
75
100
Practical & Viva Voce        
Medical –Surgical Nursing  
100
100
200
 

B.Sc. (Nursing) Third Year

Subject
Assessment
Medical Surgical Nursing - II
3
25
75
100
Child Health Nursing
3
25
75
100
Mental Health Nursing
3
25
75
100
Communication & Educational Technology
3
25
75
100
Practical & Viva Voce        
Medical Surgical Nursing - II  
50
50
100
Child Health Nursing
50
50
100
Mental Health Nursing
50
50
100
 

B.Sc. (Nursing) Fourth Year

Subject
Assessment
Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing
3
25
75
100
Community Health Nursing - II
3
25
75
100
Nursing Research & Statistics
3
25
75
100
Management of Nursing Services
3
25
75
100
Practical & Viva Voce        
Midwifery and Obstetrical Nursing
3
50
50
100
Community Health Nursing
3
50
50
100
 
Note :
1.

Anatomy & Physiology -Question paper will consist of section A Anatomy of 37 marks & B Physiology should be of 38 marks.

2.

Nutrition & Biochemistry - Question paper will consist of section A Nutrition of 45 marks & B Biochemistry should be of 30 marks.

3.

Pharmacology, Pathology, Genetics : Section A Pharmacology with 38 marks, section B of Pathology of 25 and Genetics with 12 marks.

4.

Nursing Research & Statistics - Nursing Research should be of 50 marks & Statistics of 25 marks.

5.

Minimum pass marks shall be 40 % for English only.

6.

Theory & Practical examinations for Introduction to computer to be conducted as College exam.& marks to be sent to the University for inclusion in the marks sheet.

7.

Minimum pass marks shall be 50 % in each of the Theory & Practical papers separately.

8.

A candidate must have minimum of 80 % attendance (irrespective of the kind of absence) in theory and practical in each subject for appearing for examination.

9.

A candidate must have 100% attendance in each of the practical areas before award of degree.

10.

A candidate has to pass in theory and practical exam separately in each of the paper.

11.

If a candidate fails in either theory or practical paper he/she has to re-appear for both the papers (Theory & Practical)

12.

Maximum number of attempts permitted for each paper is 3 including first attempt.

13.

A candidate failing in more then two subjects will not be promoted to the next year.

14.

Candidate shall not be admitted to the subsequent higher examination unless the candidate has passed the previous examination.

15.

The maximum period to complete the course successfully should not exceed 8 years.

16.

Maximum number of candidates for practical examination should not exceed 20 per day.

17.

All practical examinations must be held in the respective clinical areas.

18.

One internal and one external examiner should jointly conduct practical examination for each student.

19.

An examiner should be a lecturer or above in a college of nursing with M.Sc. (Nursing) in concerned subject and minimum of 3 years of teaching experience. To be an examiner for nursing foundations course faculty having M.Sc. (N) with any specialty shall be considered.