HPU Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Entrance Exam

Himachal Pradesh UniversityHPU Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Entrance Exam: The Himachal Pradesh University is going to invite applications from interested and eligible candidates for admission to Post Basic B.Sc Nursing programme through entrance test. The admission will be strictly made through candidates’ performance in the entrance test. Through this article, candidates can retrieve all possible details related to this test.

HPU Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Entrance Exam Important Dates (tentative)

Below, you can find the tentative schedule for HPU Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Entrance exam.

Sl. NoEventsRespective Dates
1.Application form availability beginsJune 2022
2.Deadline to submit the application formJuly 2022
3.Admit card can be uploadedJuly 2022
4.Date of entrance examJuly 2022
5.Answer key will be publishedAugust 2022
6.Result will be declared byAugust 2022
7.Merit list will be issuedAugust 2022
8.1st round of counselling will be organized onAugust 2022
9.2nd round of counselling will be organized onSeptember 2022

Eligibility Criteria

Only those candidates are eligible to appear in the test, those fulfill the minimum eligibility norms as notified by the authority:

  • Minimum 45% marks (40% for SC/ST/OBC) in 10+2 or its equivalent exam;
  • Candidates should have done registration as Registered Nurse/Midwife (RN/RM) with H.P State Nurses Registration Council, Shimla.
  • 50% marks in General Nursery & Midwifery from an institution/school recognized by Himachal Pradesh Nurses Registration Council/Indian Nursing Council.

HPU Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Application Form: How to Apply?

Interested and eligible candidates need to fill up the online application form before the given deadline. The online application is followed by providing basic info, uploading photograph (50 Kb max) & signature (30 KB max) and payment of application fee (Rs.2000/- for General/OBC/OBC-PH and Rs.1000/- for SC/ST).

Aforesaid payment can be made by challan, Net banking or by using debit card/credit card. In case you’re making payment through challan then you need to go to your nearest SBI branch. Upon completion of all above procedure candidates need to submit their system generated application form along with the copy of fee receipt to the address furnished below:

“The Assistant Registrar (Entrance Tests)

Room No.10 Admission Block, Ground Floor,

H.P. University, Summer Hill, Shimla-171005 (H.P)

Exam Pattern

The detailed info about HPU post basic B.Sc nursing entrance examination pattern is furnished below:

  • There will be only one written paper in the exam.
  • The medium of the test will be English only.
  • All questions will be objective type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) only.
  • Every question will have four alternatives among which candidates need to choose one right answer.
  • The exam will consist of a total of 150 questions carrying 1 mark for each.
  • The exam will be of 2 hours duration.
  • No negative making rule will be applicable.

List of participating subjects are as follows:

  • Medical-surgical Nursing: 20 Questions
  • Fundamentals of Nursing: 20 Questions
  • Paediatrics Nursing: 20 Questions
  • Psychiatric Nursing: 20 Questions
  • Midwifery & Gynaecology: 20 Questions
  • Community Health Nursing: 20 Questions
  • Nutrition: 5 Questions
  • Anatomy & Physiology: 10 Questions
  • Microbiology: 5 Questions
  • Pharmacology: 5 Questions
  • General Knowledge: 5 Questions

Admit Card

Candidates have only one option of getting their admit card i.e. from the official web portal of the authority. Visit this post regularly for further updates regarding the uploading of admit card. We’ll update here actual link and date of uploading admit card.

Result and Merit List

Result and merit list will be uploaded officially at the admission portal of HPU in the month of July 2022. If you want to get quick updates on HPU Post Basic B.Sc Nursing entrance exam result and merit list then I advise you to keep visiting this post regularly.

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3 comments

  1. Abhi tak admit card ka koi msg ni aya h or sunday exam h

  2. Sir when will be dates out forthe test

  3. Frm to file honhira

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