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Kasturba Gandhi Nursing College


A Unit of Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University)

Accredited by NAAC with highest A++ Grade

Ranked 77 among Universities by NIRF 2023

A UGC Category 1 Higher Education Institution

Accredited by


Nirf 2023 among universities

77 Rank



A constituent college of

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth (SBV), PUDUCHERRY

Department of Child Health Nursing




Dr Geetha C

Associate Dean (Research)– KGNC-SBV Recognized PhD Guide, SBV University.

Profile Summary

         Dr.Geetha.C,Professor,Department of child health nursing, KGNC, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth with 20 years of clinical and teaching experience in which  teaching and Research experience as PG teacher is 17 years. Qualified UG degree from college of nursing, Madras Medical College, Chennai and PG  from Vivekananda institute of nursing ,Erode in 2006.Awarded PhD (Nursing) RMCON,Annamalai University,Chidambaram  in January 2020.Joined  SBV family in July 2010 as an assistant professor and promoted as associate professor and Professor in August 2011 and April 2018 respectively.  She had been nominated as Associate Dean Research, KGNC in February 2020.Recognized PhD  guide and research supervisor for eight PhD nursing candidates. Research guide for UG and PG students.She has presented papers, delivered lectures, evaluated papers and posters and chaired the scientific session in various State, National and International conferences,seminars, symposium and workshops.She has been as external examiner for UG and PG students under various Medical Universities. Other responsibilities includes, Institutional research club coordinator - PhD nursing students, active member of BOS for PG and PHD, RMC and various committee, member secretary placement and higher education cell,Organizing secretary for Pediatric national conference, state level symposium and career guidance programme, Received  Prof. K.R.Sundarajan Best Teacher Award by N.Shankar. International Director – Lions Club Chennai 2018, Awarded Kalvi Chemmal by Honorable Education Minister, Government  of Pondicherry - 2018 at Karaikal , acknowledged Best Speaker by  Madras medical college and received President and Governor Award for her NSS activities.A life member of TNAI and PSCAN. She has 29 publications in National and International journals  Registered 03 copy rights and one Patent. Her area of interest includes Preventive Pediatrics, Pediatric oncology and children with special needs.


Assistant Professor

Mrs Arivumalar P

M.Sc Nursing

Profile Summary

I am Mrs. Arivumalar C,finished my UG in 2012 from Our Lady of Health college of Nursing at Thanjore and PG in 2017 from Dr.G.Sakunthala College of Nursing, Trichy. After my UG, I started my career as a staff Nurse at KMCH Hospital, Erode, After my PG  I worked as Assistant Professor for 4Years 6Months in Sri Abirami College of Nursing, Coimbatore. Totally I have 7 years 10 months experience, 2 Years  as staff  nurse and  5 years 8months teaching experience. From 2022 to till now I’m working as an Assistant Professor in Department of Child Health Nursing



Mrs Rajeswari S

Professor in Dept.of Child Health Nursing, KGNC,SBV. Institutional Coordinator-Internal Quality Assurance Cell - SBV. Member secretary of Women cell- KGNC-SBV. Member in Equal Opportunity Cell, SBV

Profile Summary

I am Mrs Rajeswari S. My career started in KGNC in 2007 appointed as Lecturer. In 2011 had been promoted as Associate Professor and in 2018 promoted as Professor in the Department of Child Health Nursing. At present working as Professor in Child Health Nursing Department at Kasturba Gandhi Nursing College, Sri Balaji Vidhyapeeth. I have Graduated from Rani Meyiammai College Of Nursing, Annamalai University in the year 1998. Pursued  Masters in the field of Paediatric  Nursing with the sub Clinical Speciality in  Paediatric Critical Care Nursing from Meenakshi College of Nursing, MAHER University in the year 2007.  My passion is teaching. Dedicated and interested nurse educator with 20 years of teaching experience. Committed to delivering effective instructional and theory background and helping to develop better clinical experience for nursing undergraduate and Postgraduate students. Focused on preparing each nurse candidate to be an effective health care provider for the future. Possess 14 years of research experience working with the multidisciplinary research team to research clinical and community settings. Supervise and mentor the junior nurses in their clinical roles and research projects. Underwent various training programs. I have been an examiner for various universities. I have been as delegate to various State, National and International Conferences and workshop. Has been a resource speaker for Various National and International conferences and Appointed as Observer for Workshops by Tamil Nadu Nurses Midwives council. I have  been as Organizing secretary to  Reginal Conference on Forensic Nursing. I have been recognized as THE BEST TEACHER by Puduvai Kavithai Vannil Kavi Mandrum and South India Community Association during International Women’s Day-2018 at Karaikal Ammaiyar Hall, Karaikal, and Puducherry. I have Published 10 article through  National journals and five research article through  International Journals.  my area of research interest is Child Nutrition, Behavior pattern of Children and Learning The outcome of children. I have been published six copyrights and One Patent. I am very much proud to be a family member of KGNC under the umbrella of  Sri Balaji Vidhyapeeth.


Vice Principal,HOD,Professor

Ms Sumathy Ponnambalam