what are the criteria to be medically fit?
For so many exams , now a days, medical fitness is required and is strictly checked like that in AFMC, various army related exams ,etc. Here are some of the common requirements to be medically fit :
The candidate must be proper physical and mental health and free from any disease/disability which is likely to interfere with the efficient performance of duties of the individual.
There should be no evidence of weak constitution, bodily defects, postural deformities or over weight.
The minimum acceptable height for Male candidate is 157.5 cms. For women candidate’s minimum acceptable height is 152 cms.
( For Gorkhas and individuals belonging to hills of North Eastern region of India, Garhwali and Kumaon, the Minimum acceptable height is 5 cms less. In case of candidates from Lakshadweep, the minimum acceptable height can be reduced by 2 cms for males and females candidates).
A candidate should have no past history of mental breakdown or fits.
The hearing should be normal. A candidate should be able to hear a forced whisper with each ear at a distance of 610 cms. in a quiet room. There should be no evidence of present or past disease of the ear, nose and throat.
There should be no sign of functional or organic disease of the heart and blood vessel. Blood pressure should be normal.
There should be no enlargement of liver or spleen and muscles of abdomen should be properly developed.
There should be no hydrocele, varicocele or piles.
Urine examination will be done and any abnormality, if detected will be a cause for rejection.
Any disease of the skin which is likely to cause disability or disfigurement will also be a cause for rejection.
A candidate should be able to read 6/6 in a distant vision chart with each eye with or without glasses. Myopia should not be more than 3.5D and hypermetropia not more than 3.5D including Astigmatism. For women candidates the minimum acceptable visual acuity are: Distant vision (corrected)better eye 6/6 worse 6/18, Myopia of not more than minus 5.5 including Astogination.
Can male candidates apply for the cours of b.sc nursing...after passing 10+2?
Male candidates can definitely apply for Bsc nursing after the completion of 10+2. Male nurses are high demand and 'nursing is only for female' statement has lost its relevance. By becoming a male nurse a lot of opportunities in west opens before you. Countries like Canada, UK, Australia, Newzealand, Netherlands are looking for skilled male nurses and the payment is really big. Indian nursing council regulates the nursing field in India.
how much is the course fee for m sc. nursing in BM Birla College of Nursing??
Number of Seats in msc nursing is : 27, however there are different stream in msc nursing. I have mentioned the seat structure below.
Medical Surgical Nursing : 08
Child Health Nursing : 05
Obstetrical and Gynecological Nursing : 05
Community Health Nursing : 05
Mental Health Nursing : 04
there is no information available regarding fees structure. please contact with the below Address for academic query.
Ms S. Chattopadhyay
5th Floor Clinical Research Department,
BM Birla Heart Research Centre,
1/1, National Library Avenue, Kolkata-700027, West Bengal, India.
Ph. No: +91 8100917992 (M)