The School of Nursing Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar established in 1952-53 under the administrative control of LRH Peshawar. SON LRH is affiliated with Nursing Examination Board, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Peshawar during the year 1981 and registered with Pakistan Nursing Council, Islamabad in 1952-53. Training was started in School of Nursing LRH Peshawar 1953 and inaugurated in 1976 by the Health Minister Arbab Muhammad Jehangir Khan. School of Nursing LRH has 300-seats for General Nursing Training for all over the Province. SON LRH providing 03-years General Nursing Diploma Course and one year Midwifery Diploma Course. During July, 2011, it has come under the administrative control of Director General PHSA Peshawar.


To introduce and impart standard nursing education with zeal and modern techniques with the requirements of quality health care delivery system and development of public health as well as for the best interest of the community of the region.