Association of the Managements of Self Financing Nursing Colleges of Kerala (AMSFNCK) has invited applications for admission to MSc Nursing course of 2013-14 in the following member collges.
Member Colleges:

1. Amala College of Nursing, Amala Nagar P.O., Thrissur 680 555, Kerala
2. Bishop Benziger College of Nursing, P.B.No:46, Sastri Jn., Kollam-691 001
3. Caritas College of Nursing, Thellakom P.O., Kottayam Dist. 686 630 Kerala
4. Holy Cross College of Nursing Kottiyam, Kollam 691 571, Kerala
5. Holy Family College of Nursing, Thodupuzha East P.O., Idukki - 685585
6. Jubilee Mission College of Nursing Jubilee Gardens, P.B. No:737 Jubilee Mission P.O., Thrissur East 680 005
7. Lisie College of Nursing, Lisie Hospital, Ernakulam, Kochi-682 018
8. Little Flower College Of Nursing, Little Flower Hospital& Research Centre, Angamaly, Ernakulam - 683572
9. Lourdes College of Nursing, Ernakulam, Sidhi Sadan, Chembumukku, Thrikkakkara, Kochi, Ernakulam 682 021
10. Mar Sleeva College of Nursing, Cherpumkal P.O., Kottayam 686 584
11. Pushpagiri College of Nursing, Pushpagiri Medical College Hospital , Tiruvalla 689 101.
12. Samaritan College of Nursing, Pazhanganad, Kizhakkambalam P.O., Pin- 683562, Ernakulam.
13. San Joe College of Nursing, Pulluvazhy P.O, Perumbavoor - 683541, Ernakulam District
14. St. Gregorios College of Nursing, Parumala P.O, Pathanamthitta - 689 626 Kerala State
15. St. James Medical Academy, River Bank, Chalakudy, Thrissur - 680 307
16. St. Joseph's College of Nursing, Anchal P.O, Kollam - 691 306
17. St. Joseph's College of Nursing Dharmagiri, Kothamangalam - 696 691
18. St. Thomas College of Nursing, Chethipuzha, Kurisummoodu P.O., Changanassery, Kottayam - 686 104



Criteria of Eligibility for Admission:

Nationality: Candidates must be Citizens of India/children or dependents of Non-Resident Indians.



Academic:

1. Candidates should have passed the regular Degree Course in Nursing (B.Sc. Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing) with 55% aggregate marks from an institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council (INC).
2. Candidates who have passed their qualifying examination from Universities other than from the Government Universities in the State of Kerala should produce Eligibility / Equivalence Certificate for the qualifying examination from Kerala University of Health Sciences.
3. Besides the Eligibility certificate from KUHS. candidates who have qualified from other countries need equivalency certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), AIU House. 16, Commander Inderjit Gupta Marg, New Delhi-110002 and the requisite approval from the Indian Nursing Council.
4. Any further changes in the norms of eligibility prescribed by the Indian Nursing Council / Kerala Nurses & Midwives Council / Kerala University of Health Sciences shall also apply.



Professional Registration:

Candidates should be a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife with the Kerala Nurses & Midwives Council.



Employment Experience:

1. As on the date of joining for the course, the candidates should have minimum one year of experience after basic B. Sc. Nursing
OR minimum one year of experience prior or after regular Post Basic B. Sc. Nursing, in any hospital having minimum bed strength of 100 or in a School/College of Nursing with Community Health Program.
2. One year compulsory nursing service/internship after successful completion of four year B.Sc. Nursing can be considered as experience.
3. Experience acquired after registration with the nursing council only will be counted.



Medical Fitness:

Every candidate before admission to the course shall submit to the Principal of the Institution a Certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Medical Officer certifying that the candidate is fit to undergo the course.



How to Apply:


Before applying online, candidates should have:
a. A valid Email ID (If you do not have an email address, we recommend Gmail)
b. Scanned copy of recent (taken after 1 st January 2013) passport size color photograph. Photograph should be taken in a white/light colored background. The image should be in JPEG format. Maximum size for photograph 50 KB and image dimension
is 120x150 px (4.23x5.29 cm).
c. Details of the Demand Draft, that is to be filled in as part of the online Application form. (Application Fee is Rs. 1,000/- (Rupees one thousand only) as D.D. in favour of AMSFNCK payable at Ernakulam). The Demand draft has to be kept ready before filling the online form. The online application will prompt you to fill in (1) DD No, (2) Bank Name. (3) Branch. (4) Amount and (5) Date.



The candidate can complete application process in three steps:

a. Register into AMSFNCK admission portal on the website using a valid email - id .
b. Access the portal using the password provided to you in your e-mail, complete the online application form and SUBMIT the application online.
c. Take a print out of the completed application form after FINAL SUBMISSION and submit along with the required documents and application fee to: Association of Managements of Self Financing Nursing Colleges of Kerala (AMSFNCK). Lisie Hospital Campus, Ernakulam, Kochi-682018 through Registered Post / Speed Post / Courier.


The application fee is Rs.1.000/- (Rupees one thousand only) and shall be submitted along with the hardcopy of online application form as D.D. in favour of AMSFNCK payable at Ernakulam.
The last date for receipt of duly signed print out of online application at the AMSFNCK OFFICE is 21-09-2013.
The same may be send through Registered Post / Speed Post / Courier to Association of Managements of Self Financing Nursing Colleges of Kerala (AMSFNCK), Lisie Hospital Campus. Ernakulam. Kochi-682018.



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