About Nursing


PCL in Nursing

Nursing is one of the most exciting, in demand and most reputed profession in Nepal as well as in aboard. PCL in Nursing is three year program which aims to prepare middle level nursing manpower that can provide quality nursing care at hospital and in community setting. This course is based on the job performance requirement of the Staff Nurse at different levels of health care system of Nepal.

In total three years, the first year coursed is focused on basic nursing care in hospital and in the community: foundational nursing practices ; the second year course is focused on preventive, promotive as well as therapeutic nursing care of sick adult and elderly individual as well as mentally-ill individual. Similarly, the third year course comprise of the pediatric, midwifery and gynecology as well as leadership and management.




Students who passed all the components of all subjects of all three years are considered to have successfully completed the course.

Students successfully completing the course will be awarded with a will be a degree of “ Proficiency Certificate Level in Nursing “.

Course Details

Career Opportunity for Nursing Graduates
  • Staff Nurse in national and international health institutions
  • Trainer in junior levels programs as well as various health related training institutes.
  • Health related jobs in INGOs, NGO and Government sector.
  • School Health Nurse
  • Community Health Nurse

Course Structure