The full form of A.N.M is Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery in Nursing.It is a Medical Nursing diploma course.The course duration of A.N.M is two – year* .The focal point of the course is the healthcare profession emphasising on individuals, families, and communities to help them attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life from conception to death. The curriculum of the A.N.M course is designed to give due emphasis on:
• Community Health Nursing
• Health Promotion
• Child Health Nursing
• Health Centre Management
• Midwifery

The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on or before 31st December of the year in which admission is sought. The maximum age for admission shall be 35 years.


The minimum educational requirements shall be 10 + 2 in any stream.