School of Nursing


Mary Queens Mission Hospital was founded in 1957 by Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI) of St.Joseph Province, Kottayam and owned by Mary Queens Trust. This Institution with the Motto of “Care and Cure” continues to provide service to all irrespective of caste and creed impelled by the spirit of the Divine Healer. In order to improve medical and surgical services professionally trained nursing personnel was a felt need of the hospital. So we started Mary Queens School of Nursing in 1982.


Mary Queens, upholds and instills respect for life and human dignity of a person from conception to death. School of Nursing strives to attain the motto “Share, Care and Cure” not only in academic pursuit but also in every aspects of nursing profession. We believe in providing nursing education based on scientific principles, educational theory and practice in order to prepare professionally qualified nurses in the role of a practising nurse.

Manned by a team of dedicated staff, collaborated by involved parents and co-ordinated by committed management, Mary Queens School of Nursing offers a nurturing ground for the holistic development of industrious students. Coupled with the wide spectrum of knowledge, we strive to impart academic excellence, spiritual development, intellectual discipline and refinement of manners, interaction, altruism and a judicious blend of life and learning.


1. Education : – A pass in Plus Two examination with an aggregate of 40% marks from any recognized board. However Science is preferable.

2. The age limit for the applicant- should not be less than 17 years on 31st December 2016 and upper age limit will be 35 years. The upper age limit and 5% of total marks are relaxed in the case of Backward communities and SC/ ST candidates.

3. For Foreign nationals, the entry qualification equivalency ie, 12th standard will be obtained by Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi. Institution, State Nursing Council will be responsible to ensure that the qualification and eligibility will be equivalent to what has been prescribed as above.

4. The candidates who studied Plus Two outside Kerala and applying for GNM course should produce Equivalency certificate on the day of Interview itself.

5. Students shall be medically fit and have good moral character.

6. For disabled candidates 3% disability reservation to be considered with candidates those who have the disability of locomotor of 40% – 50%


Each candidate may secure two application forms from the school office on payment of Rs.200/- in person or Rs.230/- by money order. The original application form duly filled up with enclosures, if any, shall be submitted to the Principal and the duplicate copy of the same shall be sent to the Registrar Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council, Red Cross Road, Trivandrum – 35. The application forms should reach the destination on or before 6th July 2016. Application should be written in the candidates on hand writing.
The application should be accompanied by the following attested documents.

• Date of birth as in S.S.L.C. Book.
• Marks obtained in S.S.L.C.
• Marks of Plus Two or equivalent examination.

All original certificates should be produced at the time of interview. Applications sent without the required certificates will be rejected.


The Diploma Course in General Nursing and Midwifery shall be of Three years and Six months



The Director
Mary Queens Mission Hospital
Palampra P.O., Kanjirapally
Kottaym – 686 518