The Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Nursing takes pride in quality teaching. It provides courses in Obstetrical and Gynaecological nursing with theoretical and practical elements to undergraduate and postgraduate students. We prepare our graduates and postgraduates with necessary skills and knowledge to provide comprehensive maternal and child care.  


The department encourages student research in the core areas of women’s health, reproductive health, high risk pregnancy, neonatal care and related health areas pertaining to women and newborns. We ensure effective and efficient services to our student community and enable them to function as educators, managers and researchers in the field of maternity nursing



Core competencies


  • Comprehensive nursing care to women in pregnancy and childbirth and newborns.
  • Practice based Learning
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Evidence-based nursing Practice
  • Professionalism. 


The Department of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Nursing, Manipal offers the following programs:


BSc - Bachelor of Science

Post Basic BSc - Nursing

MSc - 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