MSc Mental Health Nursing

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MSc Mental Health Nursing


Duration: 2 Year(s)


Total Seats: 5

Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University, Dharwad


Dharwad, Karnataka, India


Course TypeMaster

Course Specialty

Psychiatry Nursing


Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University


    • M.Sc in Nursing is a great way to advance your nursing career. The candidates need to have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.Sc Nursing) degree from a recognized institution. The course is divided into different semesters, each focusing on various aspects of nursing practice, research and specialization.
    • MSc Nursing programs in India often offer specializations in areas such as Medical-Surgical Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, Obstetrics and Gynecological Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, and Community Health Nursing. Students can choose a specialization based on their career interests and goals.
    • The curriculum typically includes theoretical courses, practical training, and a research component. Students may study advanced nursing concepts, healthcare leadership, nursing research methodologies, and specialized topics related to their chosen field.
    • Clinical practice is a crucial component of MSc Nursing programs. Students usually undergo practical training in hospitals and healthcare settings to apply their theoretical knowledge in real-world scenarios.
    • After completing an MSc Nursing program in India, graduates can explore various career paths, including roles in advanced clinical practice, nursing education, healthcare administration, and research. Many MSc Nursing graduates also pursue teaching positions in nursing colleges or take up leadership roles in healthcare institutions.

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Through NSP/SSP


    • Must have passed B.Sc (Nursing) or Post Basic B.Sc (Nursing) registered with any State Nursing Council with 55% aggregate (50% for SC / ST).
    • Maximum age is 48 years as on 31.12 of the year in which admission is sought.
    • Minimum 01 year of experience is required after registration in case of Post Basic B.Sc (Nursing) before or after completion of Post Basic B.Sc (Nursing).

Minimum Education

BSc NursingPB BSc (Post Basic BScĀ Nursing)
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