PG Programs criteria


Applicants must possess a registered B.Sc. Nurse with a minimum of one-year clinical experience, in any critical care unit.

Must have undergone the B.Sc. Nursing in an Institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council.

Must have scored not less than 55% aggregate marks in the B.Sc. (N) program.

Pass in qualifying examination from a recognized central / state University or its equivalent and also rank obtained in GAT (Nursing PG) - 2021.


Exam Pattern

The duration of the test is 2 hours. The test consists of four sections and all questions are of objective type (multiple choice questions). Each question has four options of which one is correct. Each correct answer will be awarded 2 marks. The wrong answer and unanswered questions will receive nil marks.

Section Subject No. of questions No. of marks
A Medical-Surgical Nursing 20 40
B Pharmacology 20 40
C Pathology & Genetics 20 40
D Nursing Research & Statistics 20 40
E Management of Nursing Services and Education 20 40
  Total 100 200


The test will be held online. The students can give the test through a computer, tablet or a mobile, which should have an internet connection and a working front camera. The test is web proctored and usage of any unfair means is forbidden. The login details for the test will be shared with the candidates prior to the exam.

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