Nursing Council Regulatory Authority

The Indian Nursing Council is a statutory body constituted under the Indian Nursing Council Act, 1947. The Council is responsible for regulation and maintenance of a uniform standard of training for Nurses, Midwives, Auxilliary Nurse-Midwives and Health Visitors. Amongst other things, the Council is empowered to make regulations for:

1.  prescribes the standard curricula for the training of nurses, midwives and health visitors; and for trining courses for teachers of nurses, midwives and health visitors, and for training in nursing administration;

2.  prescribes conditions for admission to above courses; and

3.  prescribes standard of examination and other requirements to be satisfied for securing recognization.

Official website of The Indian Nursing Council