Post Basic Diploma in Oncology

Post Basic Diploma in Oncology

The Post Basic Diploma in Oncological Nursing is a 1 year diploma programme designed to prepare registered nurses to be specially trained in oncology.

  • Hold a diploma in General Nursing & Nursing (GNM) or passed B.SC Nursing (Basic) or Post Basic B.SC Nursing degree from any institute recognized by INC.
  • Be a registered Nurse (RN & RM) or equivalent.
  • Possess a minimum of 1 year of experience as a staff nurse.
  • Nurses from other countries must obtained an equivalence certificate from INC before admission.
  • Be physically fit.

Number of seats

Number of seats available for admission is 20


The admission/ tuition fee per annum per students shall be as per revision made from time to time.

Application Procedure

  • The application forms can be obtained from the office of Asian Institute of Nursing Education with submission of required fee in cash/ Bank draft/ Bankers cheque drawn in favor of Asian Institute of Nursing Education payable at Guwahati.
  • Form can be downloaded from AINE website ( and submit the Bank draft/ Bankers cheque of required fee along with the filled form and necessary documents.
  • All the documents in the application form have to be filled in by the candidate’s own handwriting.
  • The following self-attested copy have to be enclosed with the application form
    1. HSLC, HS & GNM (N), P.B.B.SC/ B.SC (N) mark sheet and pass certificate.
    2. Experience certificate.
    3. No objection certificate.
    4. Migration certificate.
    5. Medical certificate.
    6. Two recent passport size photo.


A minimum requirement for theory and clinical experience in the academic year should not be less than 75% and 100% of attendance for integrated practice and internship experience.

Scheme of Examination

  • The examination to be conducted by the State Nursing Registration Council/ State Nursing Examination/ University recognized by INC.
  • The candidates should obtain at least 50% marks separately in Internal Assessment and external examination in each theory and practical paper.
  • Students will be given opportunity of minimum of 3 attempts for passing.