At the College of Nursing Sciences, St. Joseph's Hospital, Adazi-Nnukwu, we offer admission into the
department of Nursing and Midwifery respectively. When it comes to academic standard we do not compromise with our professional
Staff and well-conducive environment you are sure of getting the best.
St. Joseph's Hospital and Maternity was established to take care of the health of the
people in the area. The Hospital under the care of the Holy Rosary Sisters was registered with one hundred
and one (101) beds in1939. It soon grew to one hundred and thirty-three (133) and, then, one hundred and
In the same year, 1938, it was found necessary to establish the School of Midwifery to train local women to
join them in ministering to sick people and, especially, to pregnant women. Later Arch Bishop Heerey went on
pilgrimage to Lourdes, in France.