Rules-Andhra Pradesh Private Colleges of Nursing(Grant of permission to Private Colleges or Institutions and  admissions into B.Sc. Nursing Courses) Rules, 1997- Revised procedure for Grant of Permission ?Amendments-Notification- Issued.




G.O.Ms.No.76                                                                        Dated. 28-03-2003

                                                                                                Read the following:-


1.      G.O.Ms.No. 145, HM&FW(M2) Dept., Dt. 18-05-1998

2.      G.O.Ms.No.  318, HM&FW(M2) Dept, Dt. 29-09-2000.





            In the  G.O. first read above, rules have been  issued on Andhra Pradesh Private Colleges of Nursing-(Grant of Permission to Private Colleges or institutions and admissions into B.Sc., Nursing courses) Rules, 1997.  Government After careful consideration have decided to review the Rules and to make  amendments to the said rules, prescribing the revised  procedure for grant of permission for establishment of private B.Sc. Nursing Colleges, duly dispensing with the  payment of security deposit.


            Accordingly, the following Notification will be published in the next issue Andhra Pradesh Gazette, dated the 10th April, 2003.




            In exercise of the  powers conferred by section 99 of  Andhra Pradesh Education Act, 1982 (Act 1 of 1982) the governor of Andhra Pradesh hereby issue the following amendments to the Andhra Pradesh  Private Colleges of Nursing (Grant of Permission to Private  Colleges or Institutions and admissions into B.Sc. Nursing Courses) Rules, 1997 issued in G.O. Ms.No. 145, HM&FW (M2) Department Dt. 18-05-1998 and as  amended from time to time.



In the said rules,


  1. the existing rule 15 shall be renumbered as ?15(i)?.


  1. after sub-rule(i) of rule 15, the following shall be  added, namely:-



(ii)                Essentiality Certificate/intimation shall be issued to the proposed Private B.Sc. Nursing Colleges, imposing the conditions that the Private Institution concerned shall obtain affiliation duly fulfilling the conditions stipulated by Nursing Council of India, New Delhi, N.T.R. University of  Health Sciences, Vijayawada and clearance of Nursing Council of India.  All the proposed Private  Institutions shall fulfill all the conditions stipulated by Government, Andhra Pradesh  Nursing and Midwifery  Council, Hyderabad,  N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada within a period of six months from the date of issue of Government orders.


(iii)               In respect of establishment of private B.Sc Nursing Colleges, the N.T.R University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada shall  communicate final  decision of acceptance or rejection as the case  may be, to the  proposed institutions within a period of three months from the date of clearance by Nursing Council of India, New Delhi.

Contd. 2

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(iv)              The proposed B.Sc. Nursing Colleges shall fulfill all the conditions as prescribed by the Government in the final orders issued, before establishing the institution within a period of one year from the date of issue  of orders of Government.  In case, the Educational Society fails to fulfill the conditions or fails to start the  course with in  a period of one year, the  permission will be cancelled.


  1. For rule 18, the following shall be substitute namely:-

? 18 Annual Affiliation Fee:- There shall be an annual affiliation fee as prescribed by the   N.T.R University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada and shall  be paid to the N.T.R.  University of Health Sciences by the Proposed Private institutions of B.Sc., Nursing Colleges which are issued the essentiality Certificate by Government.?







                                                                                           M. CHAYA RATAN

                                                       PRINCIPAL SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT




The  Registrar, N.T.R. University of Health Science, Vijayawada

The Chairman, Selection Committee for Para Medical Institutions,

Secretariat buildings, Hyderabad.

The Director General Medical and Health Services and Commissioner Andhra Pradesh Vaidya  Vidhana Parishad, Hyderabad.

The Director of Medical Education, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad.

The  President, Andhra Pradesh Nurses  and Midwifery Council, Hyderabad.

The Commissioner, Printing  Stationery and Stores Purchase (Printing Wing), Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad.

            (with a request to publish the G.O. in the a.P. Gazette and supply 500 copies to Govt. and 1000 copies to the D.G.M&HS and Commissioner A.P. Vaidya Vidhana Parishad, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad)

??All the Heads of the Department under the control of H.M.&F.W Department.

All the District Collectors in  the State.

All the Superintendents of Government Teaching Hospitals in the State.

All the District Medical and Health Officers in the State.

All District Co- ordinators of Hospital Services in the State.

The District Social Welfare Officers in the State.

The Finance (EBS-VIII) Department



Copy to :  The Secretary Nursing Council of India, Combined Councils buildings, Kotla Road, New Delhi.

JS to Chief Minister/PS to Minister (HM&FW)

PS to  Principal  Secretary/E.O. Secretary (H.M.&F.W)



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