Ziauddin University

Post RN BSN (2 YEARS)

This is a two years degree program. The goal is to prepare nurses to gain in-depth knowledge, skills and develop professional independence, self-directedness, and critical thinking. This program is offered as an evening program.

Mission
To produce graduates that can apply a multidisciplinary and integrated approach to nursing education, practice, and research to foster critical thinking, evidence-based practice and confidence within the ever-changing context of health care.
Learning And Teaching Strategies

This is a four years degree program, leading to practice as a Registered Nurse. The degree program fosters integrated nursing knowledge, skills and professional attitude. Upon completion of this program the graduate is prepared to be a safe clinical nurse, who will be able to provide comprehensive care at primary, secondary and tertiary levels within hospitals and community settings
Moreover, the BScN students will be registered with Pakistan Nursing Council after completing one year internship as per given PNC internship policy and must pass the PNC Licensure examination.

Admission Policy

Admission Test

Ziauddin University College of Nursing conducts an Admission Test through University Examination Department for all eligible applicants. The test consists of Multiple Choice Questions and short question of various types. The following subjects are assessed in the admission test:

Post RN BScN Program:

  • Nursing Knowledge
  • Mathematics & Logical Reasoning
  • English

Interviews

Applicant will be interviewed to assess their suitability to complete concern course and pursue a career in nursing services. Interview will be held at the Ziauddin College of Nursing.

Application Selection

Applicant selection in Ziauddin College of Nursing is strictly based on merit and applicants are considered on the basis of admission test and interview results.

  • 03-Year Diploma in General Nursing.
  • 01 Year Diploma in Midwifery or one year Post Basic Specialty Diploma for male candidates in lieu of Midwifery.
  • Experience: 01 Year Experience as Registered Nurse.
 
Required Documents

The following documents will be required to be presented at the time of the interview.

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Attested Photocopies To be SubmittedOriginal Documents to Be Present
1Matric Mark Sheet

Matric Mark sheet

2

Matric CertificateMatric Certificate
3Intermediate Mark sheet (FSc. Pre Medical)*

Intermediate Mark Sheet (FSc. Pre Medical)*

4

Intermediate Certificate  (FSc. Pre Medical)*Intermediate Certificate  (FSc. Pre Medical)*
5General Nursing Diploma Mark Sheet

General Nursing Diploma Mark Sheet

6

General Nursing Diploma CertificateGeneral Nursing Diploma Certificate
7Specialization Mark Sheet

Specialization Mark Sheet

8

Specialization Certificate

Specialization Certificate
9Domicile

Domicile

10

Valid PNC License

* If Applicable
11

CNIC/ B.Form

12

02 Passport Size Photographs
13

Father’s/Guardian’s CNIC

14

IBCC equivalency letter (in case of O/A level)

15

NOC (If Government Employee)

scheme of studies for respective programs will be applied from the year 2024 onwards

 Post RN BSN Program (2 Years) Year
Number of semesters 04 (typical)
Program Credit hours 64
Course work Credit hours 54
Practicum and Elective Credit hours 10
No of courses per semester 4-6
Course Load per semester 14-17Cr
Compulsory Courses 6
General Courses to be chosen from other disciplines 3
Discipline Specific Foundation Courses 6
Major Courses including research project/Internship 7
Electives within the major 1
Term Course Code Subject Credits Theory Clinical Skill
Semester-I SC-611 Biochemistry 2 1.5 0.5
NU-612 Advance Concept in Nursing-I (Adult Health Nursing) 4 2 2 0
NU-613 Helath Assessment 3 1.5 0 1.5
SC-614 Pharmacology 3 3 0 0
EN-615 English I (Functional) 2 2 0 0
CS-616 Computer Skills & Information Technology 2 2 0 0
Semester-II NU-621 Advance Concept in Nursing-II (Mental Health) 4 2 2 0
SC-622 Introduction to Biostatistics 2 2 0 0
SC-623 Epidemiology 2 2 0 0
NU-624 Culture, Health & Society 2 2 0 0
HU-625 Introduction to Nursing Models & Theories 2 2 0 0
EN-626 English II (Academics) 2 2 0 0
NU-627 Principles of Teaching and Clinical Preceptorship 3 3 0 0
Semester-III NU-631 Advance Concept in Nursing-III (Community Heath Nursing) 4 2 2 0
SC-632 Introduction to Nursing Research 3 3 0 0
NU-633 Professional Development & Ethics 3 3 0 0
PS-634 Pakistan Studies 2 2 0 0
NU-635 Leadership & Management 3 3 0
EN-636 English III (Professional Development) 2 2 0 0
Semester-IV NU-641 *Research /Evidence Based Electives Project 4 4 0 0
NU-642 **Clinical Practicum 6 6 0 0
EN-643 English IV (Scholoarly Writing) 2 2 0 0
IS-644/ET 644 Islamic Studies/Ethics(For Non-Muslims) 2 2 0 0
 BSN Program(4 Years) Courses Code
Number of semesters 08 (typical)
Program Credit hours 137
Course work Credit hours 132
Practicum Credit hours 5
No of courses per semester 4 to 7
Course Load per semester 12-20 Cr
Compulsory Requirement (No Choice) 13(22 Cr)
General Courses to be chosen from other departments 10(24Cr)
Discipline Specific Foundation Courses 08(33Cr)
Major Courses including research project/Internship 11(46Cr)
Electives within the major 03(12Cr)
Term Course Code Subject Credits Theory Clinical Skill
Semester-I  NU-301 Fundamentals of Nursing-I 4 2 2
 NS-311 Microbiology 3 2.5 0.5
 NS-313 Anatomy & Physiology-I 3 3
 NS-315 Biochemistry for Nurses 3 2 1
 HS- 311 English-I 2 2
CS-311 Computer Skills 1 1
Semester-II NU-312 Fundamentals of Nursing-II 4 2 1 1
NS-322 Anatomy & Physiology-II 3 3
NU-302 Community Health Nursing-I 3 2 1
NS-334 Applied Nutrition 1 1
HS-312 English-II 2 2
HS-314 Islamiat 2 2
HS-316 Pakistan Studies 2 2
Semester-III NU-431 Adult Health Nursing-I 8 4 3 1
NS-421 Pathophysiology-I 2 1.75 0.25
NU-423 Health Assessment-I 2 1 1
NS-423 Pharmacology-I 2 2
NS-415 Mathematics 1 1
HS-421 English-III 2 2
Semester-IV NU-432 Adult Health Nursing-II 8 4 3 1
NS-434 Pathophysiology-II 3 2.75 0.25
NU-444 Health Assessment-II 2 1 1
HS-412 Developmental Psychology 2 2
NS-436 Pharmacology-II 2 2
HS-422 English-IV 2 2
NU-416 Nursing Ethics 1 1
Semester-V NU-541 Pediatric Health Nursing 7 3 3 1
NU-523 Community Health Nursing-II 6 2.5 2.5 1
NU 371 Tropical and Communicable Diseases 2 2
NU-505 Teaching/Learning Principles & Practices 3 3
HS-541 English-V 2 2
Semester- VI NU-542 Mental Health Nursing 6 3 3
NS-512 Introduction to Biostatistics 3 2.5 0.5
HS-512 Behavioral Psychology 3 3
NU-514 Epidemiology 2 2
HS-542 English-VI 2 2
HS-534 Culture Health & Society 2 2
Semester-VII NU-661 Critical Care Nursing 7 2.5 4 0.5
NU-623 Introduction to Nursing Theories 2 2
NU-623 Leadership & Management in Nursing 3 2 1
NU-625 Nursing Research 3 3
HS-651 English-VII 2 2
Semester-VIII NU-636 Community Health Nursing-III 5 2 3
NU-626 Nursing Seminar/Role Transition 2 2
NU-696 Clinical Practicum 5 4 1
HS-652 English-VIII 2 2
Total 139 96.5 28.5 14
Date: January, 11th 2024
Education Track
Year I Semester I
Course code Course Name Credit Hours Theory Clinical/skill/Tutorial
NUR – 711 Educational Planning and Designing 3 3 0
NUR -712 Teaching and Learning Pedagogies in Education 3 2 1
NUR – 713 Principles and Methods of Assessment and Evaluation in Education 3 3 0
TOTAL 9 8 1
Year I Semester II
Course code Course Name Credit Hours Theory Clinical/skill
NUR – 721 Theoretical Basis of Nursing Practice 3 3 0
NUR – 722 Education Practicum 6 0 6
TOTAL 9 3 6
Year II Semester III
Course code Course Name Credit Hours Theory Clinical/skill
NUR – 731 Research Methodology 3 2 1
NUR – 732 Applied Biostatistics 3 2 1
NUR – 733 Scholorly Writing 3 3 0
TOTAL 9 7 2
Year II Semester IV
Course code Course Name Credit Hours Theory Clinical/skill
NUR – 741 Educational Management and Leadership 3 2 1
NUR – 742 Thesis 6 0 6
TOTAL 9 2 7
Total CH = 36 Credit Hours
Program Duration: 2 YearFrequencyFee
Admission Fee (Non -Refundable)One Time60,000
Enrollment FeeOne Time3,000
Laboratory ChargesOne Time4,500
Students FundOne Time6,000
Academic VisitOne Time6,000
Security Deposit (Refundable)One Time7,500
Tuition Fee Year I Semester IPer Semester54,120
Examination FeePer Semester5,250
Total= Admission & Semester-I Fee146,370
Introduction

This is a four years degree program, leading to practice as a Registered Nurse. The degree program fosters integrated nursing knowledge, skills and professional attitude. Upon completion of this program the graduate is prepared to be a safe clinical nurse, who will be able to provide comprehensive care at primary, secondary and tertiary levels within hospitals and community settings
Moreover, the BScN students will be registered with Pakistan Nursing Council after completing one year internship as per given PNC internship policy and must pass the PNC Licensure examination.

Learning And Teaching Strategies

This is a four years degree program, leading to practice as a Registered Nurse. The degree program fosters integrated nursing knowledge, skills and professional attitude. Upon completion of this program the graduate is prepared to be a safe clinical nurse, who will be able to provide comprehensive care at primary, secondary and tertiary levels within hospitals and community settings
Moreover, the BScN students will be registered with Pakistan Nursing Council after completing one year internship as per given PNC internship policy and must pass the PNC Licensure examination.

Admission Policy

Admission Test

Ziauddin University College of Nursing conducts an Admission Test through University Examination Department for all eligible applicants. The test consists of Multiple Choice Questions and short question of various types. The following subjects are assessed in the admission test:

Post RN BScN Program:

  • Nursing Knowledge
  • Mathematics & Logical Reasoning
  • English

Interviews

Applicant will be interviewed to assess their suitability to complete concern course and pursue a career in nursing services. Interview will be held at the Ziauddin College of Nursing.

Application Selection

Applicant selection in Ziauddin College of Nursing is strictly based on merit and applicants are considered on the basis of admission test and interview results.

Eligibility Criteria

Qualification

  • Matriculation (Biology Science Group as per HEC requirement)
  • Diploma in General Nursing
  • Diploma in Midwifery (For male candidates, any post basic specialty in lieu of midwifery)
  • 2 years clinical experience
  • Valid registration with PNC (Pakistan Nursing Council)

Age Limit

  • No age limit
Required Documents

 

 

  • Copy of Intermediate Marksheet/Certificate verified by concern board (Pre-medical group)
  • Copy of Domicile
  • Copy of candidate and parent/guardian CNIC
  • 15 recent passport photographs
  • 3 reference letters
Admission Fee (once at the time of admission – non-refundable)PKR 50,000
Security Deposit (once at the time of admission – refundable)PKR 5,000
Student Fund  (once at the time of admission)PKR 4,000
Laboratory Charges (once at the time of admission)PKR 3,000
Enrollment Fee  (once at the time of admission)PKR 2,000
Academic Visit  (once at the time of admission)PKR 4,000
Tuition Fee (per semester)PKR 45,100
Examination Fee *PKR 3,000

*Subject to increase by ZU Examination Department

Note: Any additional taxes imposed by the government will be the liability of the students/parents/guardian.
The University reserves the right to increase the fees if required according to the recommendation of the Governing Body.