• Admission Closes on 22nd July 2024
  • Session Starts on 29th July 2024


There is a high demand for skilled healthcare professionals across hospitals, homecare, clinics, and rehabilitation centers, making the Diploma in MNA an ideal choice for a promising career.

After gaining experience as Medical Nursing Assistant, students can pursue future education in healthcare. Alternatively, they can explore opportunities in healthcare administration or specialized roles like medical coding or patient advocacy.

The Faculty of Healthcare and Paramedic Skills runs its course in collaboration with multiple hospitals, home care and clinics that provide support in the internship and placement of the students.

Programs Offered

Diploma in Medical Nursing Assistant

The Diploma in Medical Nursing Assistant program prepares the students in every aspect to become competent nursing assistants for the execution of various tasks related with care of the patient and trains them to assist in medical procedures.

The Program is UGC-approved and based on an industry-relevant curriculum that is updated regularly to reflect the latest advancements in the field.

Duration: 1 Year

Eligibility Criteria:

  • 10+2 in any stream

Selection Procedure :
Admission will be through an Entrance Exam followed by a personal interview.

Semester 1 Part 1: 3 months at BSDU
Vocational Training Branch Course
  • Become an MNA
  • Know your Body
  • Safety First
  • Let's Talk Together
  • May I Help You
  • Eat Something
  • Get Rid of Toxins
  • First Aid
  • What can I do in Case of Chaos?
  • Write Right Things
General Education
  • New Phase of Life
  • Dealing with Money
  • Healthcare Skills I
  • Healthcare Skills II
Part 2: 3 Months in Healthcare Industry
  • Workplace Training I
Semester 2 Part 1: 3 months at BSDU
Vocational Training Branch Course
  • Happy Mind - Healthy Life
  • Union is Strength
  • Holistic Care
  • Watch your Words
  • Special Approach
  • We love Caring
  • Health is Wealth
  • Manage Crisis
  • Utilize your Skills
  • Goal Established
General Education
  • Partnership and Relationships
  • Labour Laws and Rights
  • Healthcare Skills III
  • Healthcare Skills IV
Part 2: 3 Months in Healthcare Industry
  • Workplace Training II

A Medical Nursing Assistant (MNA) works in all spheres of the healthcare system, such as hospitals, clinics or in homecare. The MNA supports the nursing staff in caring for patients and thus makes a valuable contribution to the healthcare system.

The MNAs, carry out professional assessments and evaluate results as the basis for planning interventions. Out of this the nursing staff can delegate executive tasks to the MNAs, which they can carry out independently or can assist the professional staff.

Caring for patients whose health conditions can fluctuate from stable to unstable present significant challenges. Managing this increased complexity requires not only accurate task execution but also the ability to adapt to new and unfamiliar situations.

  1. Applications in the prescribed format for Diploma in MNA are invited from eligible candidates.
  2. After reviewing the applications, selected candidates are invited for the BSDU Common Admission Test 2024.
  3. Qualified candidates from the entrance test will appear before the interview panel for personal interviews.
  4. After compiling all the assessment weightage, a merit list of successful candidates is prepared and notified to the candidates.
  5. All successful candidates are then called for counseling sessions, document verification, and fee payment as per the notified schedule to complete the admission modalities.
  • Last Date to Apply: 22nd July 2024
  • Session Starts on 29th July 2024

Courses Semester I Semester II Total Yearly Fee
for the Program
Diploma in Medical Nursing Assistant (1 Year) Rs 20,000 Rs 10,000 Rs 30,000
Diploma in Medical Nursing Assistant (1 Year)
Semester I Rs 10,000
Semester II Rs 20,000
Total Yearly Fee for the Program Rs 30,000

*For all courses, an additional fee of Rs 6,000 will be collected in the 1st semester. This includes a Rs 1,000 registration fee and a Rs 5000 caution money deposit. The caution money is refundable upon completion of the program.

Fee to be deposited within seven days of receiving provisional admission letter.

Scholarships & Fee Concession

BSDU is committed to making its world-class education accessible & affordable for students from all walks of life. To promote equitable and inclusive skill education in line with the NEP 2020, the following scholarships and fee concessions are offered to students.

  • Tuition fee Concession for:
    • Girls and Transgender
    • Defense Personnel
    • Socio-cultural identities
    • Differently-abled students
    • Economically weaker Identities
  • Academic Scholarship

Key Competencies

The program at the Faculty of Healthcare and Paramedic Skills focuses on a complete framework towards all the areas of competencies needed to become a successful professional in the healthcare industry.

  • Hygiene
  • Maintain Health
  • Assist Patients
  • Professional Communication
  • New and Unexpected Situations
  • Teamwork
Key Competencies

How BSDU is better than any other Skill University?

One Student-One Machine Concept

ensuring personalized, hands-on learning

Expert Faculty

from Switzerland

Swiss Dual System

combining theoretical knowledge with extensive practical application

Holistic Development

focusing on developing both technical skills & soft skills

Paid Industry Internships

every alternate semester to eligible students

Industry-Standard Training

on latest machinery & equipment

Multiple Entry & Exit System

at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and levels

Strong Industry Partnerships

ensuring relevant training & excellent placement opportunities.

Infrastructure &

The Faculty of Healthcare & Paramedic Skills Education boasts of top-tier imported manikins, offering students unparalleled hands-on learning experiences in various areas of patient care such as CPR, catheterization care, wound dressing, bathing and more.

Complementing these are other essential tools like suction machines, AEDs, anatomical models, hospital beds, crash cart trolleys, and spine boards, creating an authentic hospital environment for comprehensive training.

Future Prospects

Medical Nursing Assistants are in high demand to cater to the ageing population and increasing healthcare needs. It's an excellent career option for those interested in the healthcare field.

The MNAs have opportunities to work with:

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Nursing Homes
  • Home Cares

The following positions in Government organizations are also among the available options for students upon completion of this one-year program:

  • Nursing Assistant
  • Nursing Orderly
  • Hospital Attendant

Internship & Placements

Department of Workplace Training

The Department of Workplace Training & Placement (DWTP) at Bhartiya Skill Development University (BSDU) connects students with recruiters, ensuring a match between their mutual aspirations

Our Expert Faculty

The Faculty of Healthcare and Paramedic Skills is dedicated to train students to excel in the field of healthcare delivery and management. Our approach focuses on practical learning and resolving real-life challenges, to ensure that our students are well prepared for their careers.

The Faculty offers comprehensive training in essential healthcare skills, preparing students and budding professionals for a rewarding career in patient care. The Medical Nursing Assistant program, in particular, offers a valuable credential, unlocking job opportunities in hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities.

As you embark on your journey in healthcare, we are thrilled to welcome you to our community of dedicated and compassionate professionals. Here you will find supportive trainers, state-of-the-art facilities, and a diverse learning environment that fosters growth and excellence. Together let's make difference in the lives of others and create a healthier future for all.

Om Prakash Shrimal

Dean, Faculty of Healthcare and Paramedic Skills