NIMHANS is one of the top mental health and neuro science institute in India. National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences is an multidisciplinary institute for patient care and academics. It offers various post diploma courses for nurses who like specialize in Mental Health and Neuro Sciences field.

Courses Offered:

Post Basic Diploma in Psychiatric /Mental Health Nursing

Post Basic Diploma in Neuro Science Nursing

B.Sc., Nursing

PhD in Nursing

Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing.

Contact Information :

Department of Nursing,

Ashwini Block,


Hosur Road, Bangalore - 29.

Karnataka, India.

Phone: 080-26995225



Institutions in Kerala offering Post Graduate Diploma Courses in Dialysis Technology

The director of Medical Education, Kerala admit candidates to the Post Graduate Diploma Courses in Dialysis Technology (PGDDT). The total allotment for Dialysis Technology is 19.

List of Medical Institute offers Dialysis Technology are

1. Government Medical College, Trivananthapuram - 6

2. Government Medical College, Kottayam - 5

3. Lissie Medical and Education Institute - 5

4. Lourds Hospital, Kochi, Ernakulam - 3.

Eligibility :

Candidates should have passed B.Sc. Nursing from the University of Kerala or recognized degree from other Universities

Candidates should have not less than 55% marks in the examination or equal recognized degree.

Course Duration :

It is a two year course that has didactic course and training in various aspects of dialysis for a period of one year. After successful examination, candidates need to undergo training for one year in the same institution. After internship, the candidates will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Dialysis Technology.



1. Post Basic Diploma in Neonatal Nursing
  Certified by : Kerala Institute of Medical Science.
  Duration : 1 Year.
  Eligibility : B.Sc. Nursing/GNM.

2. Diploma in Respiratory Care
   Certified by : Kerala Institute of Medical Science.
   Duration : 1 Year.
   Eligibility : B.Sc. Nursing/GNM.

3. Post Graduate Diploma in Nurse Practitioner
  Certified by : Kerala Institute of Medical Science.
  Duration : 2 Years.
  Eligibility : B.Sc. Nursing.

4. Neonatal Nursing Fellowship.
  Certified by : Kerala Institute of Medical Science.
  Duration : 1 Year.
  Eligibility : B.Sc. Nursing/GNM.

Contact Information:

For More Information Contact

Executive – Academic Affairs


 Lourdes Hospital, Ernakalum, Kerala.

 Course : BSS Master Diploma in Perfusion Technology.

Duration : 2 and half Years.

Eligibility : B.Sc Nursing.

Contact Information :


Lourdes Hospital
Ernakulam, Kochi - 682 012, Kerala, India
Tel: +91 484 4123456, 4125555 
Fax: +91 484 2393720


Distance Education in IGNOU. - Diploma in Critical Care Nursing.

Course Duration : Minimum - One Year. Maximum - Three Year.

Eligibility : GNM/B.SC/M.SC Nursing.

Course Details: it is an one year program consists of 32 credits ( 12 credits in theory and 20 credits in Practical ). Aim of this program is to make professionals to develop and apply advanced care knowledge and skills nursing skills to critical ill patients in intensive care settings.

To apply for this program, follow the website URL LINK GIVEN BELOW


Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth, Deemed University, Pondicherry.

Course : Indian Diploma in Critical Care Nursing.

Total Seats : 4.

Eligibility : GNM/B.SC Nursing/M.SC Nursing/PG DIPLOMA.

Stipend : Equivalent to salary of a Staff Nurse Post.

To apply follow the website URL LINK GIVEN BELOW

BLK Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi.

Course : Indian Diploma in Critical Care Nursing.

Contact :

Email :

Phone : +91 8130689129


Central Institute of Psychiatric, Ranchi.

Course Offered : Diploma in Psychiatric Nursing.

Total Seats : 15.

For more course details and admission, follow website URL GIVEN BELOW



The Sankara Nethralaya Academy

Courses Offered : Certificate Program on Hospital Infection Control.

Type of Program : Distance Education.

Intake of Students : Twice a year (January and July)

Objectives of Program :

1. To provide systematic training to health care workers in relate to infection control.

2. To enable health care workers aware of the standard practices of infection control and improve the expected standards.

Duration of Program : 6 months.

Type of Program : 3 days contact classes and systematic evaluation at the end of 6 months.

Preparatory Materials :

Text of the subject content

Case studies, live examples.

CD with guidelines.


Visit to health care areas (CSSD and OR)


To know about more details about program, visit the website URL GIVEN BELOW


Christian Medical College, Vellore

Course Offered :

Post Graduate Diploma In Hospital Administration (PGDHA)

Fellowship in Hospital Administration.

Diploma in Cardio Thoracic Nursing

Contact Details:

Address    :  Department of Hospital Management Studies & Staff Training and Development
                  Christian Medical College, 
                  Vellore – 632 004 
                  Tamil Nadu, India 

Telephone : 04162283535


Email         :

post graduate diploma and certificate nursing course information


Nurses have more recruitment opportunities when they do Post Graduate Diploma and certificate courses in nursing after Bachelor Degree (B.Sc Nursing), Post Basic B.Sc Nursing and M.Sc Nursing. Various government and Private medical institution and Hospitals offers Post Graduate diploma and certificate courses in different specialty such as Critical Care Nursing, Cardio-Thoracic Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, Operation Room Nursing, Oncology Nursing Dialysis Technology and Neonatal Nursing.

If nurses need to work in specialized department in Hospital sector, these courses are give more value for career development and abroad opportunities are brightful, after completing these diploma courses.


JIPMER is the leading government medical hospital in India, which offers several certificate and diploma courses for nurses. After completion of these courses, nurses have good opportunities to move abroad and work in big hospitals.

Post Basic Diploma in Nursing

This course have five discipline such as Neonatal Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, Cardio-Thoracic Nursing, Operation Room Nursing and Oncology Nursing.

Number of Seats : 50 in five discipline.

Selection Method: Entrance Examination.

How to Apply: candidates can visit JIPMER WEBSITE for apply for these courses, URL GIVEN BELOW


Post Graduate Diploma and Certificate Courses in Nursing in Top Government and Private Medical Institution and Hospitals in India.