Top 10 Promising Nursing Colleges in India - 2017

The transformation of nursing into a profession can be traced back to the time when the pioneer of the nursing profession, Florence Nightingale in 1860 initiated nursing school at St Thomas' Hospital in London. Later in 1867, 'Lady of the Lamp' as Florence Nightingale was entitled, sent graduates from Nightingale School of Nurses to India in St Stephens Hospital at Delhi and started imparting training to Indian women in 1967.

Once accorded as just a person who takes care of the diseased, today nursing has evolved into a most scientific and noble profession. Nurses are referred as the backbone of the entire healthcare sector and are solemnly focused on providing optimum care and attention to the ailing people. They work in synchronization with the physicians, therapists, the patients and other team members within the healthcare center. Trained nurses are integral to run care units and different health related centers.

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Top 10 Promising Nursing Colleges in India - 2017

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Akal College of Nursing Baru Sahib, Himachal Pradesh An institute offering education of high standards through research, training and extension programs in order to prepare a generation with higher intellectual cum serving abilities.
Al Shifa College of Nursing Malappuram, Kerala The institute prepares nurses competent in providing comprehensive nursing care based on scientific principles so as to meet the increasing needs of the country.
Charnock Healthcare Institute Kolkata, West Bengal A unique medical education institute creating quality manpower for all levels of healthcare delivery by providing Nursing, Paramedical and Administrative education.
Indore Nursing College Indore, Madhya Pradesh The institute prepares post graduates, graduates and diploma nurses with advance theoretical knowledge based on scientific, modern, evidence based practical skills to face the challenges of modern health care systems.
Kasturba Gandhi Nursing College Cuddalore, Puducherry The college prepares dedicated and expert nurses to contribute to the development of emerging health care systems in public and private health care organizations as well as for community services.
KLE University Belagavi, Karnataka An institute promoting sustainable development of Higher Education to be among the top ten medical colleges in India in the spheres of medical education, research and health care services.
Metas Adventist College Surat, Gujarat An institute with a vibrant place resonating in an intellectual environment focussing on learning as a total experience for personal growth and career advancement.
Mother Teresa Nursing College Bangalore, Karnataka An institute imparting an educational experience to the students in an atmosphere of research and technology to develop critical thinking skills, competencies and standards required for practice of professional nursing.
Narayana College of Nursing Nellore, Andhra Pradesh The institute offers world class infrastructure with a stimulating environment for students to pursue their studies and acquire hands-on training under the guidance of senior faculties of nursing and at the Multi-specialty teaching hospital and Nursing Colleges.
Vinayaka Mission's College of Nursing Puducherry The institute prepares nurses for leadership through positions in the college, hospital and specialty areas as a consultant, educator, administrator and researcher.