The 10 best Colleges to Study Nursing in Bangladesh in 2021

By Ana Maria | Updated on

Nursing is one of the most humanitarian professions in the world. If you want to engage yourself in human service then the nursing profession is the best choice. Nurses provide 24/7 services to patients through their enthusiasm and hard work and are always ready to borrow a hand.

A healthcare system cannot be imagined without nursing. They serve patients as the most reliable and trusted healthcare professionals throughout the continuum of life. The nurses are simultaneously expert clinicians, advocates, teachers, critical thinkers, health translators, heales, scientists, communicators, and family supporters.

If you want to build yourself as a skilled nurse, you must have a nursing degree. Every day numerous skilled nurses are coming out from nursing colleges and institutes of Bangladesh. Today we share with you the Top 10 Nursing College in Bangladesh; you can get a degree from anywhere you think the best.

Here's a list of The 10 Best Nursing Colleges in Bangladesh

01.Grameen Caledonian College of Nursing

Grameen Caledonian College of Nursing is one of the best nursing colleges in the private sector in Bangladesh. This private college is authorized by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. It is also acknowledged by the Bangladesh Nursing & Midwifery Council and the University of Dhaka. The journey of GCCN started in 2010 consequentlya successful partnership between Grameen Health Care Trust and Glasgow Calendonian University (UK). The college is located in Mirpur-2, Dhaka.

Since January 2012, they have produced 335 skilled and knowledgeable nurses who are become registered in the nursing profession. All of them can provide nursing services at home and abroad. To enrich the nursing profession in the future, the college ensures services through nursing education and healthcare. The vision and aim of the GCCN are to set up high-quality nursing institutions nationally and internationally recognized and to provide higher education to the young people of the rural area through eliminating poverty, early marriage, and pregnancy.

02.East-West Nursing College and Institute

East-West Nursing College and Institute is another well-known nursing college in Bangladesh. The journey of the college started in 2011 at the East-West medical college hospital campus. The college is located in Aichi Nagar, JBCS Saroni, Horirampur, Turag, Dhaka 1711. This private college is authorized by the government. It is also acknowledged by the Bangladesh Nursing and midwifery council and the University of Dhaka.

The EWNC’s goal is to build a reputation and excellence by providing skilled and knowledgeable nurses to provide services to patients at home and abroad. They help nurses become creative nurses by applying their knowledge of practice behavior, physical, social, medical, and nursing science. The college has three running courses including Basic B.Sc in Nursing 4 years, Post Basic B.Sc in Nursing 2 years, and Diploma in Nursing 3 years in Science & Midwifery courses.

03.Japan-Bangladesh Friendship Nursing College

Japan-Bangladesh Friendship Nursing College is one of the leading nursing colleges in Bangladesh. It started its journey in 2012 in Bangladesh. The college is located in 820, Mamun Tower (6th Floor), West Shewrapara, Dhaka - 1216, Bangladesh. At present, they are on the way to set up their permanent campus at Vatara in Badda Thana. Their main objective is to develop a skilled nurse as a fit for the job nationally and internationally.

This nursing college provides all kinds of modern facilities to its students. All the classrooms of this college are air-conditioned and equipped with modern audio facilities. The faculty members are made up of MBBS doctors with highly skilled and qualified and experienced nurses, psychotherapists, and pharmacists. They have produced about 500 high-quality skilled and knowledgeable nurses who can engage themselves in the nursing profession nationally and internationally.

4.Ibn Sina Nursing Institute

Ibn Sina Nursing Institute is one of the advanced nursing colleges in Bangladesh. This nursing college belongs to IBN SINA TRUST. The slogan of the trust is ‘To serve humanity is to serve Almighty’. The journey of the college started on 1st July 2010 with 50 students. So far five batches have been released from Ibn Sina Nursing Institute and they are working in various reputed public and private hospitals in the country. The college is located at 1/1-B, Kallyanpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

This nursing institution has residential facilities which are located on the 14th floor of the tutorial building of Ibn Sina Medical College. The college usually selects the top nursing contests for three academic years. They train nurses according to Bangladesh Nursing & Midwifery Council (BNMC) formulated for Diploma in Nursing Science & Midwifery course syllabus.

05.BIRDEM Nursing College

BIRDEM Nursing College started its journey in 2013-2014 for the training of nurses in Bangladesh. The college is located on the 15th floor of BIRDEM General Hospital. It is situated at 122 Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Shahbag, Dhaka-1000 which is the main point of the Dhaka city adjoining to National Museum, BSMMU, Dhaka Club, Ramna park, ‘Ruposhi Bangla’ five-star hotel, and Radio Bangladesh.

BIRDEM General Hospital was established by the late professor Mohammad Ibrahim. The hospital is recognized nationally and internationally for providing exemplary health care services in the country and has been designated as a WHO partner center for Diabetes. It is a 700-bed multi-story academic hospital and builds professional skilled and experienced nurses through nursing training to serve patients in the future. The college has two running courses including Basic B.Sc in Nursing 4 years, and Post-Basic B.Sc in Nursing 2 years which are acknowledged by the Medical Faculty of Dhaka University.

06.Prime College of Nursing

Prime College of Nursing is one of the familiar nursing colleges in Bangladesh. This college is comprised of Prime Bank Foundation which is conducted under Prime Bank Limited. The college is located in K-36/3 Post Office Road Khilkhet, Dhaka-1229. The journey of the college started on 14 April 2013 for the purpose of producing skilled nurses for people from all walks of life.

The main objective of this college is to meet the demand of the nursing profession at home and abroad by producing qualified and experienced nurses. Help nurses gain exceptional experiences by training them in an interactive way using their front offices. They are committed to developing international quality nurses. The prime college of nursing provides Basic B.Sc in Nursing 4 years, Post-Basic B.Sc in Nursing 2 years and Diploma in Nursing 3 years in Science & Midwifery courses.

07.CRP Nursing College

CRP Nursing College is one of the best English version nursing colleges in Bangladesh. The college is affiliated by the Bangladesh Nursing & Midwifery Council (BNMC) and the Dhaka University. The college campus is located in Savar, Dhaka-1343 on 14 acres of green land. This nursing college provides high-quality education through a 1:9 teacher-student ratio.

They provide education to the admitted nurses through the most advanced and effective method. There are residential opportunities for students. CRP Nursing College commenced its educational activities through provides Basic B.Sc in Nursing 4 years and Post-Basic B.Sc in Nursing 2 years in 2004.

08.North East Nursing College

North East Nursing College is one the leading nursing institutions in Bangladesh. The college started its journey in 2009 in Sylhet. The college affiliated by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and authorized by the Bangladesh Nursing and Midwifery Council. The nursing college is located in South Surma 3100 Sylhet, Bangladesh.

At present the college provides 5 courses including Basic B.Sc in Nursing 4 years with 70 seats, Post-Basic B.Sc in Nursing 2 years with 60 seats, Diploma in cardiac Nursing course 1 year with 20 seats, Diploma in Midwifery course 3 years with 40 seats, and Diploma in Nursing 3 years in Science & Midwifery courses with 120 seats.

09.Monno Nursing Institute

Monno Nursing Institute is authorized by the Ministry of Health and Family government assistance Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. This nursing college also acknowledged by the Bangladesh Nursing and Midwifery Council in November-2012. Monno Nursing Institute is run under the Monno Medical College and Hospital which is established by Mr. Harunar Rashid Khan Monno. He is the esteemed Chairman of Monno Group of Industries. The college is located in Monno Medical College & Hospital, Monno City, Gilondo, Manikganj-1800, Dhaka.

The aim of this nursing college is to assist in the employment of the country by producing skilled and experienced nurses through quality research. It alleviates the poverty of the poor students of the country by initiating them in the nursing profession. The college offered Diploma in Nursing 3 years in Science & Midwifery courses, Basic B.Sc in Nursing 4 years, and Post-Basic B.Sc in Nursing 2 years.

10.GMR Nursing Institute

GMR Nursing Institute is one of the leading nursing institutes in Khulna Division. The college started its journey as the first medium of the nursing curriculum in Khulna. The journey of the college started in 2010 as the sister concern of Gazi Medical College Hospital. The college is located in A 19 - 21, Mazid Sarani, Sonadanga , Khulna-9100.

GMR Nursing Institute is affiliated by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and authorized the Bangladesh Nursing and Midwifery Council. It has own academic building, audio-visual class rooms, hostels, own separate academic building, and laboratories. By providing these facilities the college produces skilled and experienced nurses every year. Every year the college provides 70 students Diploma in Nursing 3 years in Science & Midwifery courses.