The hon’ble chief Minister Late Sri Jyoti Basu inaugurated Ruby General Hospital Pvt. Ltd. on 25th April 1995. Mother Teresa opened the Cardiac Unit on 28th October 1995.
Dr. Kamal K Dutta is the Chairman cum Managing Director of Ruby General Hospital. He graduated from R.G. Kar Medical College and Hospital in Kolkata and went to the United States in 1976. He is a consultant gynecologist who is attached to the leading hospitals in New Jersey, USA. He was the Chairman of the dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology at St. Mary’s Hospitals and also the Chairman at General Hospital Centre in New Jersey, USA.
The School of Nursing, Ruby General Hospital was established in the year 2009. The Nursing Institute is recognized by Indian Nursing Council (INC), West Bengal Nursing Council (WBNC) and The College of Nursing has been established in the year 2021.
This Nursing College currently was started by the Chairman and Managing Director of Ruby General Hospital, Dr. Kamal K Dutta, an NRI Doctor who lives in New Jersey with his wife Mrs. Ruby Dutta and his family. Ruby General Hospital is one of the oldest private hospitals in Eastern India with ISO 9001:2018 certified, NABH and NABL Accredited, and winner of Health Care Achievers Awards, 2014 in the category of ‘Best Multi Specialty Hospital, Kolkata’.
Ruby Hospital is a 316 bedded multi-specialty healthcare provider, situated on E M Bypass, Kolkata. The hospital enjoys an average occupancy of around 80% to 90%. Dr. Dutta took the initiative of starting his own Nursing School & College, which will fulfill this gap and help our state as well as the country in overcoming the problem of shortage of nursing personnel to some extent.
Modern nursing is dynamic, educative, therapeutic and a challenging process in meeting the health needs of individuals, society and community. It is not a mere profession but a way to help the people who are in need of healthcare.
The faculties of the School of Nursing, Ruby General Hospital believes in the following :
Value based education which brings transformation in the society.
Total development of a person through this programme and enabling his/her to become a useful citizen.
This Teaching Institution believes that on completion of the course she will be able to identify the health needs of her client & provide quality care and to achieve positive clinical outcomes of client’s treatment and goal of nursing.
For GNM Nursing : As per West Bengal Nursing Council Rules & Indian Nursing Council.
Course : Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery
Duration : 3 Years
For B. Sc. Nursing : As per West Bengal University of Health Sciences Rules and Indian Nursing Council.
Course :: B.Sc. Nursing Programme
Duration : 4 years
GNM Nursing : 5, 97,000/- only for 3 year course (Excluding Hostel Charges)
B.Sc. Nursing : 8, 00,000/- only for 4 year course (Excluding Hostel Charges)
* Hostel boarding is not compulsory
Gender : Only Female
Age : The age of the Applicants must be at least 17 years as on 31.12.2022 to 35 years as on 31.12.2022
Language : Candidates must be able to read, write and express in Bengali.
Must pass “10+2” examination or must be appearing in 2022 in class – 12 from any recognized Board with at least 40% marks in aggregate.
Must pass in English with at least 40% marks in “10+2”
Candidates passing (10+2) in vocational stream must be from any one of the following three disciplines
Health Care Science
Residence : Candidates must be a permanent resident of West Bengal uninterruptedly for at least last five years till 31.12.2021 and all candidates must be medically fit for the course.
Gender : Only Female
Age : The Applicants age must be at least 17 years as on 31.12.2022 and applicant should have been born on and before 31.12.2005
Language : Candidates must be able to read, write and express in Bengali
The applicant must have passed or must be appearing in 2022 in class XII in (10+2) system only.
Must pass “10+2” examination from any recognized Board with at least 40% marks in aggregate.
Candidates must pass the subjects with individual pass marks (both theory & practical separately)
Minimum aggregate for general and EWS candidates is 45%.
Minimum aggregate for SC / ST / OBC-A / OBC-B / PWD candidates is 40%.
Residence : Candidates must be a permanent resident of West Bengal uninterruptedly for at least last ten years till 31.12.2021 & and all candidates must be medically fit for the course.
GNM Nursing : Application for the GNM examination must be done online through www.wbjeeb.nic.in only. No printed application form is available.
B.Sc. Nursing : Application for the B.Sc. examination must be done online through www.wbjeeb.nic.in only. No printed application form is available.