Westbank College & School of Nursing


West Bank School of Nursing, established in 2011 & West Bank College of Nursing, established in 2020 provide best of Nursing Education with the state of art best Clinical field in Narayana Multispeciality Hospital & Narayana Super speciality Hospital at Howrah. Our Nursing School & College is being run by Asia Heart Foundation, a Trust, governed by Dr. Devi Prasad Shetty who founded Narayana Health. Narayana Health has 47 healthcare facilities (21 owned hospitals in India, 6 heart centers, 19 primary care facilities and 1 hospital at Cayman Islands) with 5859 Operational Beds. Narayana Health has 3 JCI & 7 NABH accredited hospitals.


We dream to prepare technically and academically competent nurse to work anywhere in the country and abroad.


Our Mission is to prepare high quality, competent Nurses to meet the challenges in Nursing profession both in community and hospital, based on our strong commitment to practice, education, research, innovation and collaboration.


The Nursing Institute is recognized by Indian Nursing Council (INC) & West Bengal Nursing Council (WBNC)

Our Parent Hospital

Equipped with modern health care amenities, Narayana Multispeciality Hospital is strategically situated at Andul Road, Howrah, well connected by routes and well served by an emerging road network - making it accessible with in twenty five minutes from the hub of the city of Kolkata through Vidyasagar Setu (Second Hooghly Bridge) as well as near by district like Midnapur and Hooghly.

Narayana Multispecuality Hospital provides Speciality services and is well equipped with facilities to cater to emergencies baked by crucial facilities such as as 24/7 availability of doctors and nurses to provide an un-compromised care with that ensures value-for-money while imbibing modern technology. The Hospital aims at rendering unparalleled comfort, ambience and patient care services along with advance equipment from radio diagnosis. Narayana Multispeciality Hospital offers a wide range of Preventive Health Checkup packages for all age groups, dedicated to good health and wellness.

Our Parent Hospital

Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, Howrah in its ongoing endeavour to make the Kolkata a leading health care hub and to address the growing medical needs of people in West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand, North Eastern states and event neighbouring countries such as Bangladesh and Bhutan, Narayana Health offers Super specialized tertiary care through Narayana Superspeciality Hospital just off the Vidyasagar Setu. Narayana Superspecility Hospital offers comprehensive cancer care and cardiac care, in addition to the various other tertiary care super specialities here. Narayana superspeciality Hospital is state of the art super speciality hospital with all modern facilities under one roof. Located on Andul Road and Vidyasagar setu junction, It brings the best treatment facilities with highly experienced doctors trained in India and Abroad.

The Hospital is NABH accredited &built as per the FGI standard (Facility Guideline institute of USA) that aims to provide best clinical support with rehabilitation and ambulatory care facilities for patients. Hospital offers 41 super speciality services that include comprehensive cancer care as well as cardiology,cardiac surgery, neurology, neurosurgery, Orthopedic, Medical and Surgical Gastroenterology ,Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Urology and nephrology. The Hospital also offers Physio therapy , nutrition,preventive health check up and counselling and provide round the clock emergency services including multidisciplinary trauma care by consultants who are available on call.

Our School & College have wonderful educational environment for studies & our faculty members are well educated to guide the students in every aspect of the Courses. Every year our students are being placed well in the public & private Healthcare sector with all pride without prejudice.

Our hostels have a good boarding facility under the strict surveillance of hostel wardens . Both the School & The College are well equipped where the students can develop their knowledge and morality & build their career in a very well-groomed way and students can get all necessary help from the authorities.


West Bank School of Nursing, established in 2011 & West Bank College of Nursing, established in 2020 provide best of Nursing Education with the state of art best Clinical field in Narayana Multispeciality Hospital & Narayana Superspeciality Hospital at Howrah

Westbank College of Nursing is conducting the following Courses:

1. B.Sc - Nursing

Westbank School of Nursing is conducting the following Courses:

1. General Nursing Midwifery (GNM)
2. Post Basic Diploma In Oncology Nursing (PBDON)

We have a wonderful educational environment for study & our faculties are well educated to guide the students in every aspect of the training. In every year our students are getting job in the public & private sector without any inconveniences. Our hostel has a good staying facility under strict surveillance of two hostel warden. It is a well equipped School of Nursing where the student can develop their morality & build their career in a very well groom way where she can get every necessary help from her authority.

Courses Offered

The Westbank College of Nursing offers the following courses to aspiring students

  • West Bank College of Nursing focuses on educating the effective ways to deliver B.Sc Nursing professional course which makes candidates ready to serve humanity through the holistic nursing care as one of the key member of health care team.

    Aspirants can opt for B Sc Nursing after completing Class XII with Physics, Chemistry, Biology as mandatory subjects. B.Sc Nursing Graduates have a huge scope in India and abroad as it’s an evergreen field where more nurses are required to treat patients with care. Aspirants must be aware that B.Sc Nursing degree pursued in India is widely accepted overseas.

    Admission Process for B.Sc (Nursing)

    Admission to B.Sc. Nursing courses in different Government and Private Nursing colleges/Institutions of West Bengal through Joint Entrance Test (JENPAUH-2021) is being conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) on behalf of Central Selection Committee (Nursing), functioning under the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal.

    Aspirants need to appear for the JENPAUH Entrance Examination. JENPUS UG entrance exam is a state-level entrance exam used for the admission of the various programs such as B.Sc Nursing, B.Sc (CCT, OTT, PT, electrophysiology, RIS, dialysis), BPT, BASLP, and BMLT courses. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board is responsible for the admission process of the B.Sc. Nursing course. Candidates who have qualified in JENPAUH 2021 and for B.Sc. Nursing are allowed to participate in the online counselling process as per the schedule of JENPAUH.

    Contact Details:

    West Bank College of Nursing (Unit of Asia Heart Foundation)

    Andul Road, Chunabhati, Howrah - 711109

    Land line: 033-71208422 (9am - 4pm)

The Westbank School of Nursing offers the following courses to aspiring students

  • The General Nursing Midwifery course is recognized by West Bengal Nursing Council & Indian Nursing Council .It is a unit of (Meridian Medical Research & Private Limited) Narayana Hospitals.

    GNM is a 3 years residential course affiliated by Indian Nursing Council (INC) and West Bengal Nursing Council (WBNC).

    Eligibility Criteria:

    I. Class XII passed from any recognized board i.e. ICSC/CBSC/W.B.H.S.E
    II. Should be residing in West Bengal for uninterrupted for 5 years
    III. Should have rank in “Joint Entrance Examination for ANM (R) & GNM”

    WBSON makes the students enrich with proper scientific theory based knowledge along with practical efficiency as per their course curriculum and also make them moralized, empathetic and efficient enough to serve our society for better health with comprehensive nursing care as a first line care giver of health team member of our health care delivery system.

    Admission Process for GNM course:

    Admission to GNM Course in all Government and Private School of Nursing of Our West Bengal are through ‘Joint Entrance Examination for ANM ( r ) and GNM’ conducted by ‘West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board’ with the collaboration of Department of Health and family Welfare, Government of West Bengal.Candidates needs to appear for “Joint Entrance Examination for ANM( R ) & GNM”. It is a state level entrance exam used for admission in ANM and GNM courses.WBJEEB is responsible for the admission procedure of GNM course through the official website of Joint Entrance Board.Candidate who have qualified the above mentioned examination and obtained rank card , they are eligible to enroll for the registration process of Online Counselling GNM admission.

  • Post Basic Diploma in Oncology Nursing is 1 year Diploma course under WBNC.It is a in-service education programme with 1 year duration.Course starts from the month of January of each year.

    Eligibility Criteria :

    Candidate passed with GNM/B.Sc Nursing course by recognized State Nursing Council but have reciprocal registration in WBNC and must be an employee of Narayana Multispeciality Hospital/Narayana Superspeciality Hospital.

    Contact Details:

    West Bank School Of Nursing (Unit of Asia Heart Foundation)

    Andul Road, Chunabhati, Howrah: 711109

    Landline No.- 033-71208543 (10am - 4pm)

    Email: westbank.son12@gmail.com


Westbank School of Nursing, Chunavati , Andul road , Howrah- 711109, West Bengal


(033) 7120 8543