Directorate of Medical Education, Chennai, Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Recognized by :
Tamil Nadu Nurses and Midwives Council, Chennai and Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi
Medium of Instruction :
Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery
50 per annum
Medium of instruction
3 years (After HSC with any group)
Age limit : 17 to 35 years (must have completed 17 years before 31st December of year of admission.)
10 +2 class passed preferably Science (PCB) & English with aggregate of 40% marks.
10 +2 in Arts (Mathematics, Biotechnology, Economics, Political Science, History, Geography, Business Studies, Accountancy, Home Science, Sociology, Psychology, Philosophy) and English Core/ English Elective or Health care Science- Vocational steam only, passing out from recognized Board under AISSCE/CBSE/ ICSE/SSCE/HSCE or other equivalent Board with 40% marks.
10 + 2 vocational ANM under CBSE Board or other equivalent board from the school and recognized by Indian Nursing Council with 40% marks.
Registered as ANM with the State Nursing Registration Council.
Candidates shall be medically fit.
Candidates shall be admitted once in a year.
For foreign Nationals: The entry qualification equivalency ie. 12th standard will be obtained by Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi. Institution.
The State Nursing Council will be responsible to ensure that the qualification and eligibility will be equivalent to what has been prescribed as above.
Clubs and Associations
Student Nurses Association of India (SNA)
The Student Nurses’ Association of India (SNAI) is an affiliated association of the student nurses under the umbrella of TNAI. SNA aims for reaping the “Best Nurses” by sowing the seeds right from the student period. The SNA strives hard for the uplift of the students through professional, educational, extracurricular activities.