ANM (Auxiliary Nurse & Midwife)

Eligibility: – 10+2 class passed with Science (PCBE/PCM)/ Commerce/ Arts Stream & English Core/English Elective with aggregate of 40% marks from recognized board under ISSCE/ CBSE/ ICSE/ SSCE/ HSCE or other equivalent Board.

Age Limit: – The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on 31st December of the year in which admission is sought. Maximum Age limit is 30 years (As per U.P. State Medical Faculty Guidelines). Student shall be medically fit.

Duration: – 2 Years

Affiliation: – Affiliated to U.P. Sate Medical Faculty, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh & Recognized by Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi/ U.P. Nurses & Midwives Council, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh


Auxiliary Nurse & Midwife (ANM) is the two year diploma level course in Nursing has been designed to completely train and qualify to female students to deal with various aspects with utmost professionalism and care with community health. The main aim of the course is to teach students to help the whole community of people in providing healthcare. This course has its importance because of the need for people to have knowledge in the nursing profession. ANM students are educated on maternity care and providing assistance to new mothers during pregnancy and post-delivery. Candidates are also taught on various aspects of Medicare that aim at improving the health of patients, families and society in large.

Clinical Training:

Prakash Institute of Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation & Allied Medical Sciences, Greater Noida has affiliations with major Government and Private Super Specialty Hospitals situated in Delhi-NCR Region. This clinical training ground gives each and every student invaluable experiential learning, a critical complement to classroom study. In addition, our clinical experiences allow students while they are learning, to actively contribute to the health of individuals and community. The students are exposed to the hospitals of rural areas and urban areas as prescribed by INC Syllabus and U.P. State Nursing Council.

Affiliated Hospitals:

  • Prakash Hospital, D-12, 12A, Sec – 33, Noida (Parent Hospital)
  • Shri Krishna Life Line Hospital, Greater Noida.
  • District Govt. Hospital, Noida
  • Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Super Specialty Hospital, Noida.
  • VIMHANS Hospital, Nehru Nagar, New Delhi.
  • IHBAS Hospital, Dilshad Garden, New Delhi.
  • Navin Hospital, Greater Noida.
  • Northern Railway Central Hospital, New Delhi.
  • ESIC Hospital, Noida
  • ALL CHC & PHC Hospitals in Gautam Buddh Nagar District.

Career Options and Job Prospects:

Nursing is full-time occupation and candidates who have acquired the required skills and education in the field of care-taking and nursing can take up jobs at hospitals, clinics, health departments or can work as a private health care-taker. ANM diploma holders can also take up community services and can work for NGOs that spread medical awareness or help the sick. Following are some of the job profiles that a GNM diploma holder can apply for:

  • Assistant Staff Nurse
  • Midwife Nurse
  • Home Nurse
  • Health Worker
  • Community Health Worker