The Full Form of GNM course is General Nursing and Midwifery. It is a 3½ years diploma in paramedics. Nursing and Midwifery focuses on the provision of care to individuals, families, and communities.
The course can be pursued after successful completion of the 10+2 level of education in the science stream from a recognized educational board with a minimum aggregate score of 50%. Some institutes even require science subjects.
GNM course involves the compulsory completion of this 6-month internship. This course may also be availed of on a part-time basis in certain colleges. GNM Syllabus has been designed to attain, maintain and recover optimal health and quality of life.
Such professionals are hired in capacities such as:
- Clinical Nurse Specialist
- Legal Nurse Consultant
- Forensic Nursing
- Teacher & Junior Lecturer
- Brand Representative
- Sale-purchase Assistant
- Midwife Nurse
Those who want to pursue higher studies have many Nursing Courses to opt from.
The average annual salary offered to successful professionals of the discipline in India ranges from INR 2 to 5 Lakhs. However, it increases with the candidate’s experience and skill set.