About M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing

With the increasing awareness on mental health awareness, the demand for trained professionals helping people to recover has also increased. Parul University offers a 2 year post graduate program in Psychiatric Nursing, which is a specialized field to treat individuals with mental health disorders and improve their quality of life. The department's unique pedagogy integrates life sciences with heath science by educating students in the areas of clinical speciality, psychiatric nursing, nursing management, advanced nursing practice, etc. Through an intesive training period in Parul University's 750 bedded multi speciality teaching hospital- Parul Sevashram Hospital, the students are guided on assessing and evaluating a patient's mental health, developing a treatment care plan, consulting with other healthcare professionals, maintaing medical records and lending support and educating the patients and their families. Additionally, the Faculty of Nursing focuses on shaping the practical abilities of the students through a comprehensive curriculum which focuses on both theoretical aspects and the technical fundamentals of medicine. But not only does the course centre on these skills, one of the most significant areas of focus is the development of interpersonal skills which are required for ensuring a harmonious understanding between the nurses and the patients. All this prepares our students to work as Registered Nurses across leading hospitals and medical centres.


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M.Sc. in Psychiatric NursingProgram Outcomes

Why Study M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing

This post graduate program is uniquely designed to provide students with the essential expertise and specialization in the most honorable profession in the world, to meet the ever growing scope of healthcare. Students who pursue this program are equipped with the vital skill sets which enable them to prevent spread of diseases, to carry out correct diagnoses, and to perform treatment of basic mental illnesses.
General Nurse

General Nurse

An ability to understand the various aspects of diseases and sicknesses which go on to adversely impact the patients and society and to prescribe relevant solutions to these problems.

Nurse Educator

An ability to develop curricula and teach nursing subjects using lectures or lab/clinical work.

Nurse Educator
Psychiatric Nurse

Psychiatric Nurse

An ability to treat patients with varying mental illness or behavioral problems.

Clinical Nurse

An ability to understand the fundamentals of medicine and to prescribe the relevant solutions to the patients and the effective emergency care services

Clinical Nurse

Duration: 2 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

A candidate shall have cleared B.Sc(Nursing)/ B.Sc(Hons.) Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc Nursing with min 55% for general and 50% for


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M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing feesFees


M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing

₹ 1,75,000/- Annually*

* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing Curriculum Medical Resources


Central Clinical Laboratory

As a way of developing a medical research culture, the Faculty of Nursing provides state of the art facilities for research and experimentation which allows students


Research and Development Lab

As a way of promoting research, innovation and novel ideas in the field of medicine, Parul University


Multi-specialty Teaching Hospital

As a way of promoting practical hands-on training experience for the students, the faculty of nursing

M.Sc. in Psychiatric Nursing CurriculumActivities

International Nurses' Day 2019

International Nurses' Day was celebrated in Parul Institute of Nursing, Parul University to commemorate the birthday of Miss. Florence Nightingale the founder of modern Nursing on 13th May 2019. The theme was 'Nursing: the Balance of Mind, Body and Spirit'. The program started with lamp lighting by the dignitaries. Dr. Ramachandra Hooli welcomed the guests and briefed the importance of Nurses' day which was followed by felicitation of chief guest as she is a successful nurse. Cultural events from nursing students were organized which is the part of Nurses day Celebrations.

World AIDS Day-2018

Department of Medical Surgical Nursing celebrated World AIDS day on 01.12.2018. A part of this arranged a Seminar on Opportunistic Infection Identification and its management. Experts from medical nursing and pharmacology took sessions in the seminar. Principal Prof. Charan PM inaugurated the seminar and sessions were handled by Dr. Niraj Bharadwaj, Mr. Padmakumar, Dr. Neha A Nimbrk, Dr. Archana Navale.

Current Trends and Issues in Nursing

Revolution and changes in health care and education are results of advancement in nursing as well as the changes occurring in the field of research, administration, education and health care. Department of Nursing Foundation, Parul Institute of nursing organized a one day Continued Nursing Education on "Current Trends and Issues in Nursing" on 26th April 2019. The continued Nursing Education was inaugurated by Dr. Pragna Dabhi, Registrar, Gujarat Nursing Council, Mr. I.A. Kadiwala, Vice president, Gujarat Nursing Council, Dr. Geetika Madan Patel, Medical Director, Parul University, Director and Principal of Nursing.

Expert Talk on "Zero Malaria starts with me”

Department of Community Health Nursing organized expert talk on occasion of World Malaria Day. Dr. Nirajkumar A Bharadva Asso.Prof, Parul Institute of Medical Science & Research (PIMSR) delivered the lecture on the topic "Zero Malaria Starts With Me". He explained grassroots campaign that aims to keep malaria high on the political agenda, mobilize additional resources, and empower communities to take ownership of malaria prevention and care.

Expert Talk on “Essential Obstetrical Care”

An expert talk was arranged by the dept. of obstetrics and gynecological Nursing on topic of ESSENTIAL OBSTETRICAL CARE on 11th April, 2019, Safe motherhood day. The talk was delivered by Dr. Noopur Nagar ma'am, Asst. professor, dept. of OBG, Parul Sevashram Hospital. She has focused on different aspects of ESSENTIAL OBSTETRICAL CARE like Antenatal care, management of labor, Partograph, Postnatal care, family planning etc. The session was very informative and students learnt a lot from the lecture.