Best Government Nursing Colleges in Kerala


Kerala is known for its nursing professionals and nursing institutions. Several institutions offer nursing education in the state. Here are the details of the best Government Nursing Colleges in Kerala for BSc Nursing Course.

Government Nursing Colleges in Kerala

    • Kerala has a mix of private and government nursing colleges offering MSc, Post BSc and BSc nursing courses.
    • There are 15 government nursing courses and colleges in Kerala in different districts.
    • Admission is offered based on 12th-class marks and interviews.
    • Total Number of Seats for BSc Nursing in Government Colleges-389

Admission and Fees Details

    • The usual fee structure for a Post B.Sc nursing course in Government collges ranges from INR 80,000 to INR 1,25,000 annually.
    • Admission is offered on merit based on 12th-class marks and interviews, with specific cutoff scores for different categories.
Top Government Nursing Colleges

Best BSc nursing government colleges in Kerala include the Government School of Nursing, Ernakulam, Government School of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram, and Government Nursing Colleges Kottayam.

Cut-off for B.Sc Nursing

cutoff scores for B.Sc Nursing in government colleges in Kerala may vary, with different percentiles for various categories

Nursing in Government Colleges- More Details

Application Fee: Rs-250/- for General Candidates and Rs 75 for SC ST applicants.

Age Limit: Minimum 17 years as of December 31.

Last Date for Submission of Application: July 30

Application Form: Download from

Total Number of Seats: Including All Districts: 389

Seats Reservation: 60% for General and 40% for Reserved categories.

Stipend: The Kerala government pays a monthly stipend of Rs 500 to nursing students in government colleges.

List Of BSc Nursing Government Colleges in Kerala


Below is the list of government nursing colleges in Kerala offering BSc Nursing Courses.

Serial NumberName of the Nursing CollegePhone NumberSeats Sanctioned by KNMCEmail-ID
1Government School of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram
2Government School of Nursing, Kollam
3Government School of Nursing for SC/ST, Asramam, Kollam
4Government School of Nursing, Near General Hospital, Alapuzha
5Government School of Nursing, Elanthoor PO, Pathanamthitta
6Government School of Nursing, Kottayam
7Government School of Nursing, Muttom, Idukki
8Government School of Nursing, Ernakulam
9Government School of Nursing,
10Government School of Nursing, Manjeri,
11Government School of Nursing, Palakkad
12Government School of Nursing, Calicut. Kozhikodu
13Government School of Nursing, Edacherry Road, Kannur
14Government School of Nursing, Panamaram, Wayanad
15Government School of Nursing, Kanhangad, Kasaragod


Private Nursing Colleges in Kerala

Several private nursing colleges in Kerala offer top-class nursing education with placement. Check the admission details and fee structure of Private nursing schools that provide BSc nursing courses in Kerala.

Some Common Queries & Answers

1. Is NEET required for BSc Nursing admission in Kerala?
As of January 2024, the NEET is not mandatory for Nursing admission in Kerala.

2. How do you apply to BSc Nursing Colleges in Kerala government?
To apply for the BSc Nursing Course in Government Colleges, applicants must register with the nursing admission regulatory body,

3. Is Management Quota seats available in government nursing Colleges in Kerala?
No, Management seats for nursing are available only in Private nursing colleges in Kerala. If you want guidance for BSc nursing admission in private nursing colleges under management quota, please contact us for guidance.

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