Amrita School of Nursing - ASN Kochi - ASN
The Amrita School of Nursing (ASN) offers B.Sc. Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing and M. Sc. Nursing. The B. Sc. Nursing program which was started in the year 2002 with an intake of 50 seats is now expanded to 75 seats per batch.The M. Sc. Nursing is offered in four different specialties with an annual intake of 36. Post Basic B. Sc. Nursing is a bridge course offered to General Nursing Diploma holders to equate them with the Graduate Nurses. The annual intake to this program is 50.
The College is situated within the Health Science Campus in a separate building with excellent laboratory and classroom facilities. The total area of the college is 70487.2 Sq.feet which is much above the INC specifications. ASN Kochi is situated within the AIMS Healthcare campus in Kochi, Kerala, India with all physical facilities and faculty positions as per the Indian Nursing Council Norms.
The College of Nursing was inaugurated by Shri. Satrughnan Sinha, the then Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare on November 1st, 2002. The Amrita College of Nursing is committed "to excellence in nursing education, research and the development of leadership skills and human values. The nursing education emphasizes the importance of maintaining the highest professional standards in the care of patients. The college and faculty strive to provide an outstanding technical education to its students while highlighting the importance of the values of empathy and compassion in the healing process".