Candidates belonging to all categories for admission to the B.Sc. Degree course in Nursing (Basic) should have passed the qualifying examinations (Academic Stream) after period of 12 years of study with the following subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Botany and Zoology.
Every candidate before admission to the course shall submit to the Principal of the institution a certificate of medical fitness from an authorized medical officer that the candidate is physically fit to undergo the academic course.
The minimum educational requirements shall be passing of Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination (12 years course)
Senior School Certificate Examination (10+2), pre-degree Examinations (10+2)
An equivalent with 12 years schooling from a recognized Board or University with Science (Physies, Chemistry, Biology) and English with minimum 40% aggregate marks (PCBE); for SC/ST candidates – the minimum percentage of marks is 35%.
Andavar college of nursing was established in the year 2017 under Alamelu ammal educational trust. It is located in the Nagapattinam.