In M.Sc. 1st year the following 3 subjects is common to all candidates irrespective of the subjects’ specialty chosen:
1) 1. Nursing Education
2) 2. Advanced Nursing Practice
3) 3. Nursing Research and Statistics
Nursing specialty – is the specialty chosen by the candidate from amongst 3 branches mentioned.
In the M.Sc. 2nd year, the subject Nursing Management shall be common to all candidates irrespective of the specialty chosen.
Each candidate pursuing M.Sc. Nursing is required to carry out work on selected research project under the guidance of a recognized post graduate teacher. The result of such a work shall be submitted in the form of dissertation.
The dissertation is aimed to train a graduate student in research methods and techniques. It includes identification of problems, formulation of hypothesis, search and review of literature, getting acquainted with recent advances, designing a research critical analysis study, collection of data, interpretation of results and drawing conclusions.
Duration of the course is 2 years for M.Sc. (N)