+91 9474048266
Load New Code
Follow Us

Diploma in Nursing

General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) Course seeks to prepare the general nurse to be able to function as a member of the health team and possess the required competence for the first level position both in Hospital and the community. The course will serve as a basis for advanced study and specialization in Nursing.

General nursing involves the care of a variety of patients who have general medical or surgical needs. This type of nursing allows nurses to learn in a dynamic environment which focuses on many diseases and interventions.  In many ways, general nurses are the back bone of the nursing profession.  In hospitals across India general nursing includes the care of patients with medical and surgical conditions.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Registered Nursing is among the Top Ten Occupations with the Largest Job Growth.

Nurses promote health, prevent disease, and help patients cope with illness. They have a unique scope of practice and can practice independently, although they also collaborate with all members of the healthcare team to provide the care needed by each patient as an individual. Nurses are hands-on health professionals who provide focused and highly personalized care. The field has a wide range of career opportunities, ranging from entry-level practitioner to doctoral-level researcher.

Nursing is both art an science that mores the attitude, intellectual competencies and technical skills of the intelligent nurse into desires and ability help people whether ill or not cope with their health needs.

Although an entry-level nurse can find a job with a three-year RN degree, there is a growing national movement to require all nurses to hold a BSN. An increasing number of nursing schools are offering accelerated bachelor's and master's degree programs. There also are a growing number of RN-to-MSN and MSN-to-doctoral programs, designed to meet the increasing demand for more highly skilled nurses in the workforce.

Once you are a professional nurse, you might choose to focus on a particular specialty. There are numerous specialty options -- each of which has its own education/certification requirements and related professional network or organization. These include:

  • Advanced Practice Registered Nursing
  • Ambulatory Care Nursing
  • Business in Nursing
  • Camp Nursing
  • Cardiac Care Nursing
  • Cardiac Cath Lab Nursing
  • Case Management Nursing
  • Clinical Nurse Leader
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Complementary Health Nursing
  • Correctional Facility Nursing
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Dermatology Nursing
  • Developmental Disability Nursing
  • Diabetes Nursing
  • Domestic Violence Nursing
  • Emergency Nursing
  • Ethics in Nursing
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Flight/Transport Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing
  • Gastroenterology Nursing
  • Genetics Nursing
  • Geriatric Nursing
  • Gerontological Nurse Practitioner
  • Gynecology/Obstetric Nursing
  • Health Policy Nursing
  • Hematology Nursing
  • HIV/AIDS Nursing
  • Holistic Nursing
  • Home Health Care Nursing
  • Hospice/Palliative Nursing


Careers in This Field

  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Nurse Anesthetist
  • Nurse Educator
  • Nurse Midwife
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • Pediatric Nurse
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Vocational/Licensed Practical Nurse


Placement Cell

KIMT Nursing  Placement Cell has been established  with the aspiration to provide best career opportunities for nursing students .The final year nursing students are recruited by various organizations in and around West Bengal , and major cities in India.