APNMC – Andhra Pradesh Nurses and Midwives Council

AP Nurses and Midwives Council

About APNMC

APNMC stands for “ Andhra Pradesh Nurses and Midwives Council ” is safeguards the community health & safety by promoting the standards of high quality for nursing and midwifery education. Andhra Pradesh Nursing Council provides the various services and programs for the nurses.

Andhra Pradesh Nursing Council
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Andhra Pradesh Nurses and Midwives Council Major Functions

The following are the major functions of Andhra Pradesh Nurses and Midwives Council:

  • In order to regulate the training programmes of PG, Graduate and Diploma courses
  • In order to do supervision of profession practice by its member
  • To prescribe the syllabus and curriculum for different nursing courses and also conducting qualifying exams
Andhra Pradesh Nurses and Midwives Council
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AP Nurses and Midwives Council Courses

The following are the courses of AP Nurses and Midwives Council:

  • Firstly, B. Sc Nursing Course
  • Secondly, M. Sc Nursing Course
  • Thirdly, GNM Nursing Course
  • Lastly, ANM Nursing Course

Andhra Pradesh NMC Eligibility Criteria

The following is the Eligibility Criteria for Andhra Pradesh NMC Nursing Programmes:

Course Age Qualification Duration Registration Remarks
MPHW (F)/ANM 17 to 35 years 10+2 pass from
recognized board
02 Years RANM/ RHW
GNM 17 to 35 years 10+2 pass,
preferably science/
10+2 vocational
MPHW(F) from
recognized board
with 40% marks
3yrs from
2015-16
RN, RM No age limit for
RHW/RANM
B.Sc(N) 4YDC 17 10+2 pass Science
with 45%
04 Years RN, RM
B.Sc(N) 2YDC 10+2, GNM and RN,
RM
02 Years Additional
qualification
B.Sc(N) 3YDC 10+2, GNM, RN, RM 03 Years Additional
qualification
Shall be from a
IGNOU study
center
recognized by
INC
M.Sc(N) B.Sc(N) with
55%, RN, RM
02 Years Additional
qualification
One year work
experience
after Basic
B.Sc(N) / One
year work
experience
prior to or after
Post Basic
B.Sc(N)
M.Phil M.Sc (N) 01 to 02 Years Additional
qualification
Phd (N) M.Sc (N) 03 to 05 Years Additional
qualification
P.B. Diploma GNM/ B.SC(N)
with RN, RM
01 Year Additional
qualification

AP NMC Job Opportunities

The scope of practicing of nurse is large because a nurse can work with family community, individual in any place and time. In the coming year, the no. of brand new jobs for the nurses who are registered all over the world are expected to increase.


  • Firstly, Andhra Pradesh Nurses and Midwives Council Website: http://hmis.ap.nic.in
  • APNMC Head Office: The Registrar AP Nurses & Midwives Council Government General Hospital (old) Campus, Hanumanpet O/o Director of Medical Education Hanumanpet, Vijayawada-2, Amaravathi, Andhra Pradesh
  • AP Nurses and Midwives Council Helpline Number: 08662577172
  • Honorable AP Health Minister: Sri Kalava Srinivasulu