Welcome To St. Joseph College Of Nursing

St.Joseph College of Nursing is run by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Eluru under V.D.M Charitable Trust at Bishop’s House, Xavier Nagar, Eluru – 534003, A.P, India.


Adimission Criteria is as per Indian Nursing Council Delhi, Dr. NTR UHS, Vijayawada.


Age limit for admission: A candidate for admission into B.Sc (Nursing) 4YDC should have completed 17years and should not be more than 25 years on 31st December of year of admission. Upper age limit shall be relaxed by 3years in case of SC & ST Candidates.
Sex : Co-Education

Educational Qualification :

  • Should have passed intermediate examination with Biology, Physics and Chemistry as optional subjects or intermediate Vocational (Nursing) Examination conducted by the Board of Intermediate Examination in Andhra Pradesh or any Examination recognized as equivalent thereto, and
  • Should have secured not less than 45% marks in the optional subjects of the intermediate examination or equivalent examination. In case of SC & ST candidates, it shall be not less than 40% of Marks.
  • The candidate should possess good health and moral character.
  • A copy of the prospectus and Application form can be obtained by sending Rs.200/- or in person.
  • The duly completed application form together with the following enclosures should reach the College of Nursing on or before 31st July every year.
  • Two self Addressed stamped envelops – (Rs.5/-).
  • Caste Certificate should be submitted if scheduled caste/scheduled Tribe.
  • Two additional passport size photographs.
  • Xerox copies of qualifying examination and certificates showing date of birth.
  • Transfer Certificate & migration certificate (for candidates who have completed their qualifying examination under university outside Andhra Pradesh).
  • Selection for Admission:

    The candidate who meets prescribed requirements for admission will be asked to appear for an entrance test of two hours duration in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, English and general knowledge. The standard of the test will be that of the pre-university examination.

    An entrance fee will be collected towards the entrance exams which has to be paid on the day of examination. Within two days following the interview the list of candidates selected provisionally for the course will be announced.

    The admission granted is provisional until the candidate’s admission is approved by the Dr.N.T.R University of Health Sciences.


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    Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Nursing is a four-year full-time program that is the undergraduate level in the nursing course offered by Dr.NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada and approved by Indian Nursing Council (INC).

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    St. Joseph College Of Nursing

    Duggirala, Eluru, West Godavari - 534003
    Andhra Pradesh