Welcome to the Official Website of Jigawa State College of Nursing & Midwifery, Birnin Kudu

About Us

The School of Nursing was established in May 1996 at Birnin Kudu town which is 47Km away from the State Headquarter (Dutse) and located along Kano-Maiduguri Road, It has so far graduated 19 sets of Nurses, while, School of Midwifery Birnin Kudu started operating in the year 2010, and has so far graduated 4 Sets of student midwives. The Schools were upgraded to Jigawa State College of Nursing and Midwifery in May 2012. The College was signed into law (State Law N0.7) by the-then Executive Governor Alh. (Dr) Sule Lamido. CON. In order to improve the Health Service deliver in the state, another School of Nursing was established at Hadejia town in October, 2017 under the same College, which is 164Km from the State capital (Dutse) by His Excellency The Executive Governor of Jigawa State Alh. Muhammad Badaru Abubakar mni. .


To train a Nurse who will play an expanded role in rendering services within and outside the hospital as well as coping with the challenges of the dynamic nature of the society.


To provide students with a sound knowledge that is aimed at developing cognitive, affective and psychomotor skills in the provision of quality and holistic client care.


The programmes are based on the philosophy that the essential purpose of Nursing and Midwifery Education is to achieve better health for the individual, family and community. These will be provided through;


I solemnly pledge before God and in the presence of this assembly, to pass my life in purity and to practice my practice my profession faithfully. I will abstain from whatsoever that is deleterious or mischievous and i will do all in my power to maintain and elevate the standard of my profession and will hold in confidence all personal matters committed to keeping and all family affairs coming to my knowledge in the practice of my calling. With loyalty, I will endeavor to cooperate with other workers and professional organizations in this work and devote myself to the welfare of those committed to my care my care. May God help us, AMEN.

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Kangire Road, 721101, Birnin Kudu

Office Hours:
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