GCN Bannu


School of Nursing Bannu currently upgraded to College of Nursing was established in 1999 inside District Head Quarter Hospital Bannu. This School of Nursing providing Hostel Facility to students of far-flung areas with separate building adjacent. The first batch of Diploma students were enrolled in year 2000 with approved strength of 35. This school of Nursing was affiliated with Pakistan Nursing Council Islamabad. This was the only school of Nursing covering the area of densely populated likewise Bannu, Karak, Miran Shah, Mir Ali, Lakki Marwat etc. This institute provides Health education in field of Nursing and cope the shortage of nursing faculty inside major health system. Currently students passed out from this institute are providing their technical skills in different setups (Semi as well Government organizations).

    The School of Nursing Banu upgraded to Government College of Nursing in 2020 and started BSN 4 years Degree Program. The numbers of students were also increased from 35 to 50 per year. This College of Nursing is now affiliated with Pakistan Nursing Council as well Khyber Medical University Peshawar.

    The College academic block is under construction as per requirement of PNC & KMU. The newly constructed Hostel Building is handed over to the college administration in which students were accommodated accordingly.

    For clinical skills the students of BSN program visit to three Teaching Hospitals i.e. DHQ Teaching Hospital Bannu, Khalifa Gul Nawaz Teaching Hospital Bannu and Women & Children Teaching Hospital Bannu.


    • To produce nurses who can provide safe and culturally appropriate care to the patients, families and communities.


     1Sahar BibiVice Principal18
     2Bushra MunirNursing Tutor18
     3Israr BibiNursing Instructor17
     4Hamida BegumNursing Instructor16


    Year/Financial yearTitle of Training CourseDurationNo. of student passed out
    2000 To 2022Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery4 years190
    2020 To 2023BSN 4 years Degree Program4 years122 In progress


    Address: Saraye Nowrang road, inside DHQ Hospital, Bannu

    Phone no. 0928-611223

    Email: gconbannu@phsa.edu.pk