The Amrita College of Nursing, a component of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, was established in 2002. It is located in Kochi Campus, Kerala of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. The college is recognized by Kerala Nurses’ & Midwives’ Council and Indian Nursing Council. The college offers B.Sc Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc Nursing, and M.Sc Nursing.

Amrita College of Nursing Highlights

Established In


Type of University

Deemed to be University

Affiliated With

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Recognized By


Campus Area

70487.2 sq. feet

No. of Books


How to Reach

25.6 km from Kochi Airport

12 km from Kochi Bus Stand

12.1 km from Kochi Railway Station

Amrita College of Nursing Courses and Admission

B.Sc Nursing Admission

This program is a 4- year degree program which prepares students for further studies in the same field with practical training.

  • To get admission into the B.Sc program, the candidate must have passed 10+2 with 50% marks in PCB and 50% in English from any State Higher Secondary Board or its equivalent.
  • Final selection is based on the aggregate score of the candidate and a personal interview.

M.Sc Nursing Admission

The college offers the M.Sc program in four specialities (Medical-Surgical Nursing, Obstetric and Gynaecological Nursing, Child Health Nursing and Mental Health Nursing).

  • The candidate must have passed B.Sc Nursing/B.Sc Hons Nursing or Post Basic B.Sc Nursing with 55% marks from INC recognized institution.
  • Minimum one year of work experience after or prior Basic B.Sc Nursing or Post Basic B.Sc Nursing.
  • Selection will be based on the rank obtained by the candidate in the All India entrance test conducted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Admission

To secure a seat into Post Basic B.Sc Nursing program, the candidate needs to fulfil the given educational requirements:

  • The candidate should be 10+2 with minimum required marks from a recognized Board.
  • The candidates whose score is 55% marks in General Nursing and Midwifery are also eligible to apply.
  • Final selection will be based on the rank acquire by the candidate in the All India entrance test conducted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

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 Why join Amrita College of Nursing?

  • It equips students with best nursing training by providing exposure in the clinical environment.
  • Amrita College of Nursing holds Student Exchange Program to provide global exposure to the students.
  • The Nursing College provides academic facilities to the students to fulfil their needs. There are various types of laboratories- Pre-clinical laboratory, Maternity Nursing laboratory, Child Health Nursing laboratory etc., to provide better practical training.
  •  The students get exposure to clinical conditions in the parent hospital Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS).