Guru Nanak College of Nursing, a dream dreamt by S. Budh Singh Dhahan, transformed into reality in 1993. When Guru Nanak Mission School of Nursing was established & further fortified, when College of Nursing came into existence in 1998.

Guru Nanak College of Nursing is one of the Pioneer colleges in Punjab, giving due recognition to spiritual needs without consideration of cast, race, creed, religion and language. The college is situated at 4 Km from Banga and 17 KM from Phagwara on Phagwara-Chandigarh Highway. The college is running two courses i.e. G.N.M. and B.Sc. Nursing and is recognised by Punjab Government and affiliated and recognised by Punjab Nurses Registration Council and further authorized and recognised by Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi and Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot.

To acquaint the nursing students with advanced nursing technologies at the international standard level. The college has signed a partnership with UBC School of Nursing, Vancouver, Canada on May 22, 1999 and no other college in whole of the Punjab is facilitated with this facility. This partnership is meant for exchange of students, faculty and information to promote their knowledge & skill upto the level of international standards. Thus on the basis of student exchange programme of B.Sc. Nursing Interns to UBC School of Nursing, Canada for a period of one month, every year. UBC has also sent its first batch of four students along with one faculty member for a period of 4 weeks w.e.f. March 25 to April 18, 2004. This continuous process is going on.

Though located on rural area, the college has beautiful, well ventilated spacious buildings. Class rooms are equipped with high technology and latest instruments like TV, VCR, Silver Screen, OHP's, Data Projector, Slide Projectors etc. thoroughly qualified technology facility has left no stone unturned to establish an international standard of nursing education. Moreover, computer education is also imparted to nursing students enabling them to meet the challenge of new millennium.

Every year, college shows excellent result in both courses e.g. G.N.M. and B.Sc. Nursing wit 100% result and top class positions in Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot.

In order to get a vast knowledge and experience, college sends its students to different hospitals, like Oswal Hospital, Ludhiana, Fortis Heart and Multispecialty Hospital, Mohali, General Hospital, Sector 16, Chandigarh, Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences, New Delhi etc. where students serve humanity with total dedication & sincerity.

The college is always engaged in preparing well-qualified & registered Nurses at various levels to contribute as members of health care team, aiming especially at upliftment of women folk of Rural Punjab.
From time to time; various workshops and seminars are also arranged in the college premises, upgrading the existence knowledge of students & teachers as well.

College is also providing a chance for faculty members to gain post graduate education in UBC within few months.

The college is thus a centre of excellence for the pursuit of higher studies & practice in nursing & is striving to give direction to nursing profession to serve better & the best.
The G.N.M. graduates of this institution are readily accepted in various countries like Canada, USA and England. They can also pursue their studies in post basic B.Sc. Nursing. They can do M.Sc. Nursing and Ph.D. in Nursing also.

The B.Sc. Nursing graduates can do M.Sc. Nursing and also can pursue their studies in Ph.D. Nursing also. So there is a wide scope for them to progress in profession as well as they can work in various reputed hospitals and college of Nursing in India and abroad. They are readily accepted by the leading countries of world like USA, Canada, England etc.

Uniqueness of the college

o Meeting the need of unprivileged community.
o Situated in the rural place.
o Qualified/Adequate teaching faculty (M.Sc. & B.Sc.)
o The exchange of students, teachers & knowledge between Guru Nanak College of Nursing & University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada..
o 250 bedded Hospital is in the campus to give practical experiences to the students.
o Students are sent to other health agencies according to the subject requirement.
o Gurudwara Sahib in Campus.
o Well Equipped/Ventilated Class Rooms.
o Very Good/Clean Hostel Facilities.
o Canteen & General Store facility in the Campus.

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