The Math and the Mission together have 173 branch centres all over India and in different parts of the world. The Headquarters of these centres are situated in Belur Math.
Vivekananda Polyclinic School of Nursing
The Nursing School
In order to fulfill the acute shortage of trained nursing personnel, the Vivekananda Polyclinic School of Nursing was established in July 1987 and was attached to the Polyclinic, offering Three Years' Diploma Course in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) following the Indian Nursing Council Syllabus, as well as the State Medical Faculty Regulations. At present it is being managed by a well qualified faculty and is well known for its high standard of Nursing Education and excellence in academic achievement.
Vivekananda Polyclinic School of Nursing offers a three year integrated course with 20 seats. On successful completion of the training the UP State Nursing Council gives the trainees a Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery. This training is given to the nursing students absolutely free. Vivekananda College of Nursing is the first college in Uttar Pradesh for graduate programme in nursing, with 50 seats, has been running successfully from last four years. Sanction of the Indian Nursing Council (INC) as well as approval of the U.P. Nurses and Midwives’ Council has been obtained. The College is affiliated with Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University (C.S.M.M.U.), Lucknow.