The course will enable students to develop expertise and comprehensive understanding in the field of Community Health Nursing. It would help students to appreciate holistic life style of individual, families, groups and develop skills to function as community health nursing specialist/practitioner. Students specializing in this program will be able to put in practice the concepts of preventive, curative & rehabilitative aspects of health while providing care to the people, recognize & participate in the management of emergencies, epidemics & disasters, participate in planning, implementation & evaluation of various national health and family welfare programs at local, state and national level, etc. This specialty would facilitate the students to function as an educationalist, manager and researcher in the field of community health and community health nursing facilities.