Government College of Nursing, Kozhikode
Government College of Nursing, Kozhikode
Admission: 0495 - 2357621
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Course Nursing
Establishment 1982
Management Self
Afilated to Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS)

Government College of Nursing, Kozhikode is the second Govt.Nursing College of Kerala. It is affiliated to the University of Calicut and Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS). College was started in April 1982 at College of Nursing Trivandrum Campus with 25 seats.

The college was shifted to Calicut in September, 1982 and continued to function in the Dental College building. The college was shifted to its own building in the medical college campus in the year 1997. The B.Sc. Nursing intake was gradually increased to 60. General Nursing and Midwifery programme exclusively for Scheduled Castes, commenced in 1986 with an annual intake of 30 Students. M.Sc. Nursing programme was commenced in the year 1996 with two specialties and an intake of 08 students which was gradually enhanced to 30 with all five specialties









4 years


M.Sc Nursing



2 years

Regular Nursing Eligibility

1.The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on or before 31 st December of the year of admission (As per University Norms)

2.The minimum educational requirements shall be the passing of:Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination (12 years course), Or Senior School Certificate Examination(10+2), Pre-Degree Examination (10+2), Or An equivalent with 12 years schooling from a recognized board or university with Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) and English with minimum of  50% aggregate marks.(as per INC norms).

3.Candidate shall be medically fit.


Our library has a wide range of textbooks and nursing journals, as well as electronic resources. Library is located in the ground floor of the college building. There is also a central library located in the Govt. Medical College, Kozhikode which is accessible to our students and faculty. Library is well-equipped with modern facilities and fully automated software for daily activities.


Our college has hostel facilities for girls and boys. Staff are alloted quarters on seniority basis.

  • Girls Hostel
    • Girls hostel is located at the MCH nurses hostel, where BSc (N) and MSc (N) students.
    • There is seperate h
  • Boys Hostel ostel for GNM students.
    • Male students are provided hostel facilities with medical college students.
    • A new hostel is being built for boys and PG students near the college campus.
  • Medical College Principal is the cheif warden of the hostels.Teaching staff from the college are assigned the duty of hostel assistant warden. Strict anti-ragging rules are implemented in the hostel premises.
Computer Centre

The Computer Centers houses a total no of around 300 Computers with Internet facility to facilitate the students to be in tough with the modern technologies available through the net.  Moreover, multi media systems, Inject printers, Scanner and Laser printers are also available.  All software required for various engineering application on Windows NT and Novel Netware are available.  Internet facility is available for the student round the clock.

Address Government College of Nursing Medical College. P.O Kozhikode- Kerala, India
Phone 0495 - 2357621