BSc Nursing Course by College of Nursing, CMC Vellore Chittoor Campus (2019-2020)


The BSc Nursing programme is designed to enable students to get a wider understanding of nursing based on scientific principles and clinical experience.

The annual intake of students is 50. The programme includes a 4 year course and one year training as junior staff nurse. It is affiliated to The Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh.

Students have to appear for University examinations at the end of each year during the course. The course includes basic sciences (Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Nutrition), Nursing Foundation inclusive of Bioethics, Psychology, English and Computer Applications in the first year.

The second year focuses mainly on General Medical Surgical Nursing and an orientation to Community Health Nursing. Subjects like Sociology, Genetics, Pharmacology, Pathology, Communication and Education Technology are also covered in this year.

The third year deals with specialties in Medical Surgical Nursing, Child Health Nursing, Mental Health / Psychiatric Nursing and Nursing Research. The first half of fourth year is spent in Obstetrics and Gynaecology Nursing, Community Health Nursing and Management of Nursing Services & Education. The second half of the fourth year is a rotating internship in all the areas of Nursing.

Candidates should have passed the qualifying examination after a period of 12 years in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany & Zoology) and English individually. She must have obtained a minimum of 45% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany and Zoology) at the qualifying examination from any recognized board (AISSCE/CBSE/ICSE/SSCE/ HSCE). There is 5 % relaxation for PCB aggregate marks for candidates applying for seats in the SC/ST quota. Only women candidates who are unmarried are eligible to apply.

Candidates should have completed the age of 17 years on or before 31 Dec 2019 (maximum age limit of 30 years and 35 years for SC/ST). This course is affiliated to the Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. Candidates should have passed in all subjects of the qualifying examination of the Higher Secondary Certificate Examination (Academic), conducted by the Andhra Pradesh State Board or any other equivalent examination in one and the same attempt in the subjects. No “improvement marks” for +2 examination will be considered.

Duration / No of Seats

4 yrs + (1yr Junior Staff Nurse)

No. of Seats : 50

No. of Seats**
Open Minority Network & CMC Vellore Staff quota
7 (3 SC/ST) 43
Course fee Structure
Admission Year Other Years Mess Fee (Monthly)
42,000 (including uniform, transport, Tuition & University fee etc) 14500 Annum Electricity: 4800/-per
Mess fee: 3600/-per month

2 Years (Immediately after successful completion of the course)

Location of College of Nursing

  • College of Nursing,
    CMC Vellore Chittoor Campus,
    No.39-1, Vellore Highway,
    Gajulapalle Cross,
    Chittoor – 517 002

Communication Address

  • The Principal,
    College of Nursing,
    CMC Vellore Chittoor Campus,
    190 Ramapuram Village,
    189 Kothapalle Post,
    Gudipala Mandal,Chittoor - 517132
    Andhra Pradesh.

All correspondence should refer to the Application number or to the Hall Ticket number and be addressed to:

The Registrar,

Contact for Admission

[Most of the training will be held in CMC Vellore Chittoor Campus, with a few in the Vellore campus. Institutional transport is available between the Chittoor campus and Vellore campus].

All courses and admissions to our college are subject to applicable regulations by university/government/medical council of india/national board of exams.

No fee or donation or any other payments are accepted in lieu of admissions, other than what has been prescribed in the prospectus.

The general public are therefore cautioned not to be lured by any person/ persons offering admission to any of the courses conducted by us.

Should any prospective candidate be approached by any person/persons, this may immediately be reported to the law enforcement agencies for suitable action and also brought to the notice of our college at the address given below.

Our college will not be responsible for any candidates or parents dealing with such persons correspondence.


Important information: "The admission process contained in this bulletin shall be subject to any order that maybe passed by the hon’ble supreme court or the high court in the proceedings relating to the challenge to the neet, common counselling or any other statutory enactments that maybe passed by the central or state government."