J&K Invites Applications For Admission To Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing Course

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Jammu & Kashmir- Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) Board is inviting applications for admission to Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing course for 2024 in Government/Private Colleges/Institutions of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. On this, the J&K Board has released an information brochure detailing the course’s eligibility criteria, syllabus, documents to be submitted, etc.

For admission to the said courses, an offline entrance examination will be conducted by the Board which has been tentatively decided to be held on 09 June 2024.

Eligible/interested candidates who want to appear in the entrance examination for admission to Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing course can fill out the form from i.e. 11th May 2024 till 25th May 2024 midnight. Along with this, candidates will also have to pay the application fee of Rs. 1000 online through National Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking.


The interested candidates are required to upload the following scanned original and self-attested certificates in PDF format with sizes from 100-200 KB along with the Application Form-

i 1 domicile of UT of J&K/UT of Ladakh as the case may be(For Candidates of UT of Ladakh, ST certificate issued by the Competent Authority of Ladakh shall be treated as Domicile Certificate).

ii Qualifying marks (12th Class) certificate.

iii GNM Marks Card of all Semesters/Years.

iv Registration certificate issued by J&K Paramedical Council.

v Valid Reserved category certificates, (if any).

vi Any other documents, as requested.

The candidates who have appeared/appearing in the final year/Sem. of the GNM examination 2024 and whose result is pending can also apply for the same subject to the condition that they shall have to submit the final year/sem marks card at the time of counseling/admission, as may be decided by the Board, otherwise, their candidature shall be rejected without any further claim(s) from such students.


The following original documents are required to be submitted to the Institution at the time of Admission-

i All the Marks Certificates of the GNM Course.

ii Marks Card of 12th Class.

iii Domicile Certificate for candidates belonging to UT of J&K and ST Certificate as a Domicile for candidates belonging to UT of Ladakh.

iv Category Certificate, if any (applicable for Govt. Colleges/ Institutions only).

v Registration Certificate issued by J&K Paramedical Council.

vi Any other document as may be required by the Institution.


The candidates applying for admission to Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing Programme must fulfil the following eligibility criteria-

i A Domicile of UT of J&K/UT of Ladakh as the case may (For Candidates belonging to UT of Ladakh, ST certificate issued by Competent Authority of Ladakh shall be treated as Domicile Certificate).

ii Have passed 10+2 or Equivalent Examination from a Recognized Board and have obtained a Certificate in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) Examination and Registered as R.N.R.M. with J&K Paramedical Nursing Council. A male Nurse, trained before the implementation of new Integrated Course besides being registered as a Nurse with J&K Paramedical Nursing Council, shall produce evidence of training approved by Indian Nursing Council for a similar duration in lieu of midwifery in any one of the areas such as O.T. Techniques, Ophthalmic Nursing, Leprosy Nursing, T.B. Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, Neurological and Neuro Surgical Nursing, Community Health Nursing, Cancer Nursing, Orthopaedic Nursing.

iii Be medically fit.


1 The syllabus for the Entrance Test for this course is available in the e-Information Brochure which is available on the BOPEE website.

2 The tentative number of seats, Reservation Policy etc. (Reservation shall be only applicable to Govt. Colleges/ Institutions) for the examination is given in the e-Information Brochure. In case the Board conducts the entrance examination, it shall be conducted in one sitting of two hours duration and the paper shall contain 120 questions comprising different sections.

It is to be noted that, the eligibility is bare minimum/provisional and shall be subject to such changes/benchmarks as may be fixed by the concerned Competent Authority/ University. The Board shall on receipt of any such communication from the concerned authority/University notify the same, which shall govern the eligibility criteria.

However, information about the availability of Online Admit Cards, Venue and Time of the Common Entrance Test will be issued separately in due course of time. Also, the Common Entrance Examination (CET), if any, shall be conducted offline at Jammu/ Srinagar centres simultaneously as may be decided by the Board.


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