The department of Child Health (Paediatric) Nursing provides courses related to child health nursing within the framework of the curriculum of Manipal College of Nursing and the Indian Nursing council (INC).

The department provides student-centered teaching and learning in conducive atmosphere that helps the students to gain confidence in their nursing knowledge and skills. The department is concerned with training the students in developing the knowledge and skills required to respond to health care needs of infants and children and their family in a variety of settings. Importance is given to the evidence based practice and safeguarding the health of child and the family. The courses offer the students the opportunity to identify the needs of children and provide comprehensive care. 



The Department of Child Health Nursing offers  programs in the following specialities:



Child Health Nursing 


Management of Nursing Services and Education



M.Sc in Child Health Nursing

Nursing Management


MCON offers state-of-the-art facilities for practical and classroom purposes.


Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training

Innovation Centre

State-of-the-art Innovation Centre facilitates multi-disciplinary research


Child health laboratory with high fidelity mannequins.                                             

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Marena has world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash, as well as a well-equipped gymnasium


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