B.SC IN NURSING
Duties of a nurse include dispensing medicine, keeping records of a patient’s medical progress and operating medical equipment, as well as performing administrative and routine functions. The bachelor of science in nursing is a four-year course, which entails training in theory and practical aspects of nursing along with basic knowledge about first aid and midwifery.
CAREER PROSPECTS A nurse may be employed in government or private hospitals or health departments. One may also seek employment in the Indian Red Cross Society, the Indian Nursing Council, or State Nursing Councils. Salaries vary between `7,000 and `72,000 per month.