TMSS Nursing College
1. Project Title: TMSS Nursing College (TNC)
2. Project Duration: Ongoing
3. Funding Source: TMSS
TMSS Nursing College (TNC) has been established at the Foundation Office (FO) of TMSS near Rafatullah Community Hospital (RCH) in 2009 through the approval of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (Nursing wing) and Bangladesh Nursing Council. It is also affiliated by Rajshahi University. It is located in Thengamara village under Bogra District. The Dhaka-Rangpur Highway runs by the side of the college. TNC is located at the foundation office of TMSS which is a calm and quiet place. 500 bedded Rafatullah Community Hospital (RCH) and TMSS Medical College (TMC) are very near to the college. The college itself is in a rural setting, but the nearest town Bogra lies only 6 km away to the south. There is a five stored separate building for this institution with modern facilities. It is mentionable that in every session 80 students do get opportunity for admission according to the approval by the authority for both in the Diploma-in Nursing and Midwifery Course and BSc.-in Nursing Course. It is also mentionable that according to the approval of Bangladesh Nursing Council the college enrolls 80 students in every session of which 50 students at the Diploma-in Nursing & Midwifery Course and 30 students in BSC.-in-Nursing Course. In fact, TMSS Nursing College (TNC) provides an excellent start for a rewarding career which prides us for maintaining an energetic, interactive learning environment that emphasizes critical thinking and communication skills as well.
Nursing is the most important and key service for the deserving clients. To manage, to make policy and to meet-up the demand of qualified and skill nursing service there is a huge lack of qualified BSN nurses both in our country and abroad. Therefore, this is the better time for young men and women to enter the profession of nursing. The demand for quality nurses continues to grow, the profession otters a tremendous variety of career paths and the opportunities for advancement are practically unlimited. In addition to competitive salaries, nursing offers a person the chance to work and learn with committed professionals throughout the career.
To provide knowledge and skill with new discoveries and innovation, balance and relevant education for lifelong learning of the global Bangladeshi.
To able to bridge cultural gaps in caring, work, with cultural differences and enable clients and families to achieve meaningful and supportive caring.
To prove knowledge, skilled and competent nurses.
To provide culturally responsible/accountable nurses for their activity to their clients and peers and reasonably independent and self governing in decision making and nursing practice.
6. Target Beneficiaries:
The poor and meritorious students of the country who pass their SSC and HSC examination with required GPA. The students must be competent, meritorious, sound-minded and current students according to the boards and other approval authorities. It is to be mentioned that TMSS as the philanthropically organization, it gives priority of the children of its beneficiaries as well as the children of the poor, hardcore poor from remote rural community as well.
Class Lecturer, Practical, Demonstration, Fieldwork, Cross-sharing, etc. The course includes lectures prior to practical classes that emphasis the basic fundamental knowledge required to learn the simple as well as advanced skills of scanning. Slide and video presentation have been incorporated in the course to enrich the knowledge gathered from the lecture and practical classes. The numbers of students are limited in each batch to develop individual practical skill ness and placement opportunity to expose the students in different practice environment is provided.
8. Core/major Activities:
Conduction of academic activities according to BNC rules and regulations and affiliating authority. Moreover, students are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular activities such as:
9. Achievements/Key Success
First batch students of Diploma-in-Nursing Science & Midwifery Course (session: 2008-2009) has completed their 03 year course. Till now total 210 students have completed their Diploma and B.Sc. program from this institution.