Nightingale College of Nursing Trivandrum managed by the National Development Trust was established in the year 2006. It is situated at Pachakkadu in Nedumangadu Municipality in Trivandrum. The college is recognized by the Indian Nursing Council and Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council and affiliated to Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur. The college offers B Sc Nursing regular program of 4 years duration with a sanctioned intake for 50 students per batch.
The overall aim of the course is to prepare professional nursing graduates who are competent to render quality health care services to the clients in all setting, participate and co-ordinate the nursing services and nursing education at different levels and cater the growing demands of the national and international community.
The Nightingale College of Nursing Trivandrum is equipped with adequate infrastructure facilities as per the norms of the statutory bodies and always keen to maintain the highest standard of nursing education. An expert panel of qualified and competent nursing faculty in the college ensures excellence in teaching learning activities for the student community. The management is committed to train the nursing graduates to become competent nurse professional able to provide quality health care to individuals, family and community at par with the international standards.
Nightingale college of Nursing Trivandrum have all the physical facilities and faculty positions as per the norms of the Indian Nursing Council. There is ample scope for career opportunity in India and abroad in the years to come. The overall aim of the course is to prepare professional nursing graduates who are competent to render quality services to the clients in all setting, participate and co-ordinate the nursing services and nursing education at different levels and cater the growing demands of nursing graduates in the services of the ailing mass. The curriculum is based on the directives of the Indian Nursing Council. During the period of training, nursing students are given practical instruction by senior ward staff. Their work is organized and supervised by nurse tutors. They also attend lectures by specialists in various fields of medicine ands may totally be devoted to study. Lectures are given on various aspects of medicine and nursing. During the training period,the nursing students are moved around all nursing departments