A.N.M. (Nursing)

Duration: 2 Years
Level: 10+2
Type: Diploma
Eligibility: 10+2

Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery (Nursing) course is a 12th standard medical nursing course. It deals with the field of science and covers healthcare profession focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life from conception to death. The duration of Diploma in A.N.M. in Nursing is ranging from one academic year to three but it varies from institute to institute. The Ashirvad Nursing and Paramedical Institute is providing in one year and six months. The minimum time to complete the course is also differentiating from institute to institute. The course may also be available on part time basis in some certain institutes. The course is very important and valuable that opens many job options after its completions.

Diploma in A.N.M. Nursing Eligibility

  • The minimum educational requirements shall be the passing of Senior Secondary school certificate examination (10+2), 10th class or Central Board of Secondary Education or a recognized equivalent public examination. Subjects of study must be equivalent to those prescribed by the CBSE for the class 12th with minimum 45 percent marks.
  • Admission is subjected to satisfactory medical examination report.
  • The marks of admission for this course may vary from institute to institute.
  • In various colleges it conducts entrance exams plus interview and percentage of 12th class for the admission of students.

Diploma in A.N.M. Nursing Syllabus

The below mentioned syllabus, divided into 6 subjects, is provided by the Ashirvad Nursing and Paramedical Institute, Varanasi.

Year I

Sr. No.

Subjects of Study


Community Health Nursing


Health Promotion


Primary Healthcare Nursing I (Prevention of diseases and restoration of health)


Child Health Nursing 

Year II




Health Centre Management


Diploma in A.N.M. Nursing Colleges

A.N.M. Nursing Course Suitability

  • Students those who desirous in Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery in Nursing and have flexibility, adaptability, empathy, organization and time management, leadership, determination and tenacity, the ability to conduct research are the most suitable for it.
  • Who want to go for teaching fields in the very subject at higher degree level i.e. college and university level both in private and government institutes are also good for it.
  • One should also be physically fit; in peak health for the job involves a lot of hard work.
  • They should have good communication and observation skills which are crucial to good nursing. You need to be a good at listening as well as talking and you have to be constantly alert to changes in patients’ conditions and the implications in terms of care.

How is Diploma in A.N.M. Nursing Course Beneficial?

  • This degree course enables the students to go for various nursing, midwifery and related other medical jobs in hospitals.
  • One can go for higher degree program in respective subjects, e.g. Bachelors’ degree, etc.
  • Military Nursing is also option with them here they provide health care services in armed forces.
  • They can also become psychiatric nurse. Here they involve working with patients suffering from emotional and psychological distress and nursing these patients requires devotion and patience.

Diploma in A.N.M. Nursing Job Types

  • Application Specialist - Medical & Nursing Education
  • Nursing Tutor
  • Home Care Nurse
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Staff Nurse
  • Senior - Nurse Educator
  • ICU Nurse
  • Healthcare Nurse
  • Community Health Nurse
  • Infection Control Nurse
  • Teacher - Nursing School
After completing A.N.M. (Nursing) you can become:
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B.Sc. (Hons.) (Nursing)
B.Sc. (Nursing)
B.Sc. (Nursing) (Post Certificate)
M.D. (Midwifery)
M.Phil. (Nursing)
M.Sc. (Child Health Nursing)
M.Sc. (Community Health Nursing)
M.Sc. (Maternity Nursing)
M.Sc. (Medical Surgical Nursing)
M.Sc. (Mental Health Nursing)
M.Sc. (Nursing)
M.Sc. (OBST. and Gyane Nursing)
M.Sc. (Paediatric Nursing)
M.Sc. (Psychiatric Nursing)
Nursing Fellowship Training in Neonatology
P.B.B.Sc. (Nursing)
Ph.D. (Nursing)
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Advanced Diploma in Ophthalmic Care Management
Diploma in CVT Nursing
Diploma in Emergency and Trauma Care Technician
Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery (G.N.M.)
Diploma in Health Assistant (DHA)
Diploma in Home Nursing (D.H.N.)
Diploma in Neuro Nursing
Diploma in Nursing Administration
Diploma in Nursing Education and Administration
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Post Basic Diploma in Operation Room Nursing (PBDORN)
Post Basic Diploma in Orthopedic & Rehabilitation Nursing
Post Graduate Diploma in Critical Care Nursing
Post Graduate Diploma in Emergency Nursing
Post Graduate Diploma in Neo-Natal Nursing
Post Graduate Diploma in Ontological Nursing and Rehabilitation
Post Graduate Diploma in Paediatric Critical Care Nursing
Nursing Certificate Courses
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Certificate in Care Waste Management (CHCWM)
Certificate in Home Nursing
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