The ANM course intends to prepare skilled and effective female health workers to achieve the goals of National Rural Health Mission, which aims at bringing about dramatic improvement in the health status of the country.
This 2 year educational program prepare students in community health skills to practice basic health care at a defined level of proficiency in accordance with local conditions and to meet local needs.
A diploma in GNM is an entry level tertiary education in nursing. The GNM course adverts to the course that trains individuals in various aspects related to health care, so that they are able to take good bed side care of the patients.
This educational program is designed by the INC (3½ years) for the preparation of the trained professional nurses as generalist who accepts responsibility for enhancing the effectiveness of nursing care at primary, secondary and tertiary level of health care delivery.