The Department of Fundamentals of Nursing trains BSc Nursing students in the development of clinical bedside skills. Undergraduate students are equipped to provide comprehensive nursing care to patients in the pre-clinical laboratory before they are exposed to real hospital situations. The main aim of the department is to mould beginners with the right attitude towards the nursing profession. We provide a perfect base for first-year BSc and PBBSc students through quality education. Apart from their academic commitments, the department conducts various outreach programmes and workshops. 


Core competencies:


  • Communication
  • Problem-solving & critical thinking
  • Analytical thinking
  • Health assessment
  • Nursing process
  • Patient safety
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Medication administration
  • Activity and exercise
  • Hygiene  & nutrition
  • Oxygenation
  • Fluid electrolyte and acid-base balance
  • Elimination needs
  • Wound care
  • Ethics & values
  • Legal implications in nursing practice
  • Evidence-based practice


The Department of Fundamentals of Nursing offers training in nursing to the following programs:


BSc - Bachelor of Science

Post Basic BSc - Nursing




MAHE has best-in-class facilities for students of all constituent institutes


Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training

Innovation Centre

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


Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Sports & Fitness

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


Libraries give students access to study resources, digital and print

Student Housing

Student hostels are their homes away from homes