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DIPLOMA IN GENERAL NURSING (DGN)

PROGRAMME AUDIENCE

This course is especially designed for those who wish to pursue a career in Nursing. Those who enjoy working with people and care about promoting good health may be interested in pursuing such a career. The changing demand for nurses creates a variety of job openings in many places. The nurse can work in hospitals, schools, nursing homes, elderly care facilities, airlines, professional organizations, Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs), research organizations and many other healthcare facilities. Nurses can be involved in caring for the sick, rehabilitation, promoting health, preventing disease, teaching health classes, teaching in a school of nursing and a host of other activities.

In the hospital, a Nurse has the opportunity to practice in trauma/emergency, critical care, outpatient and inpatient surgery, obstetrics/gynecology, pediatrics, geriatrics, oncology, cardiology, rehabilitation, and psychiatry. In the community, a Nurse can practice in physicians' offices, clinics, schools, occupational and public health systems.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • G.C.E A/L – 3 Passes
  • G.C.E.O/L English Language – Credit Pass (or other equivalent)

DURATION

36 Months (Full time)

MEDIUM

English

Total of 235 credit hours;
22 Theory Courses and 131 credit hours
104 Credit hours for clinical
Nursing Project Report 2 credit hours
Introduction to World Cultures 1 credit hour

FEE STRUCTURE

At IIHS for 3 Years Registration Monthly Fee (LKR) Total (LKR)

1st Year at IIHS

17,000  12,000
144,000
2nd Year at IIHS - 12,000
144,000
3rd Year at IIHS - 12,000 144,000
Total Fee at IIHS -   449,000

Scholarships are available. Please contact the College for more information.

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INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
                                              
This Programme is especially aimed but not restricted to those seeking employment opportunities, further education or residence in the following countries.
 

  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • United Kingdom
  • USA
  • Canada
  • Malaysia

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
    PHSRC, Ministry of Healthcare & Nutrition, Sri Lanka - Reg No: PHSRC/OMI / 77    TVEC, Ministry of Vocational Training, Sri Lanka, Reg No: P02/0152