M.Sc. (Nursing)


The aim of the postgraduate program in nursing is to make graduates to adopt accountabilities as nurse specialists, consultants, educators, administrators in a wide variety of professional settings


On Completion of the two year M.Sc Nursing programme, the graduate will be able to:-

  • Promote empirical and evidence-based learning for candidates focused on health and wellness.
  • To prepare postgraduates with a sound educational programme which is advanced and academically thought-provoking in nursing which empower them to function as competent members of the health team
  • Prepare nurses who can work skilfully in rural and urban settings, to face and encounter the rising global health care arena
  • Use the impressions, concepts and philosophies of nursing science
  • Exhibit advance capability in practice of nursing
  • Establish leadership qualities and function effectively
  • Make apparent skill in directing nursing research, understanding and using the conclusions from health related research.



  • The minimum education requirements shall be B.Sc. Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing with minimum of 55% aggregate marks.
  • The applicant should have undergone in B.Sc. Nursing / B.Sc. Hons. Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing in an institute which is recognized by Indian Nursing Council.
  • The applicant should be a registered Nurse with State Nursing Registration Council.
  • Minimum one year of work experience after Basic B.Sc. Nursing/ Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing
  • Applicant shall be medically fit

Course Fee


“It is our pleasure to welcome you at Rajshree Institute of Management & Technology, Bareilly. I am delighted you have chosen our Institute for your education and to lay the foundation of your professional career.”

Tuition Fee Rs. 1,53,000/- Per Year

Exam Fee As per University

*Fees are subject to change without notice. The fees at the time of admission is the actual fees payable. Disputes, if any, will be redressed under the University rules and regulations.

Required Documents

Documents required while submitting application forms for M.Sc. Nursing Programs:

Applicants are required to attach following documents with the application form:

  • Mark sheet of Class X and XII.
  • Birth certificate or School leaving certificate
  • ID proof (passport/ration card/ Aadhar card )
  • Domicile certificate
  • BSc Nursing Registration
  • Experience certificate ( minimum 1 year )

Applicants are supposed to carry original documents along with the photocopies while submitting the application forms for authentication. All documents should be attested by the gazette officer or any other authorized officials. They should also carry 3 passport size photographs.

Course Structure

Course Duration – Duration of the course is 2 years for M.Sc. (N)


Available 52 weeks
Vacation 4 weeks
Examination 2 weeks
Gazetted holidays 3 weeks
Total weeks available 43 weeks
40 hours per week 1720 hours
Total hours for 2 years 3440 hours

Guidelines for Dissertation Tentative Schedule for dissertation

S. No. Activities Scheduled Time
1. . Submission of the research proposal End of 9th month of 1st year
2. Submission of dissertation –Final End of 9th month of 2nd Year




Course instructions

Course of Instruction Theory Practical
1st year (hrs) (hrs)
Nursing education 150 150
Advance nursing practice 150 200
Nursing Research and statistics 150 200
Clinical specialty 150 650
Total 600 1100


Course of Instruction Theory Practical
1st year (hrs) (hrs)
Nursing Management 150 150
Nursing Research(Dissertation) 300
*Clinical Speciality-II 150 950
Total 300 1400

Scheme of Examination

Theory Practical
1st year Hours Internal External Hours Internal External
Nursing education 3 25 75 50 50
Advance nursing practice 3 25 75
Nursing Research and
statistics 3 25** 75*
Clinical speciality -I 3 25 75 100 100
Total 100 300 150 150
2nd Year
Nursing Management 3 25 75
Dissertation & Viva 100 100
Clinical Speciality-II 3 25 75 100 100
Total 50 150 200 200

* Nursing research=50 and statistics=25

**Nursing research=15 and statistics=10

Regulations for examination:

Eligibility for appearing for the examination:

  • 75% of the attendance ( theory and practical)
  • 100% of attendance for practical before the award of degree

Classification of results:

  • 50% pass in each of the theory and practical separately.
  • 50-59% Second division
  • 60-74% first division
  • 75% and above is distinction
  • For announcing the rank cumulative of 2 years marks to be reflected.
  • If the applicant fails in any practical or theory paper he/she has to reappear for both the papers (theory and practical)
  • Maximum three (3) attempts per subject) inclusive of first attempt.
  • The maximum period to complete the course successfully should not go beyond 4 years
  • Applicant, who fails in any subject, shall be allowed to continue the studies into the second year. Though the applicant shall not be permissible to appear for the Second year examination till such time that he/she passes all subjects of the first year M.Sc nursing examination


  • 4 hours of practical examination per student.
  • The examination will be held in clinical area only for clinical specialities
  • M.Sc nursing. Dissertation Evaluation of the dissertation will be done by the examiner prior to viva

Duration: Viva-voce -minimum 30 minutes per student