2017 IGNOU BSc Nursing Entrance Exam Course Admission Procedure

By | December 29, 2011

IGNOU BSc Nursing Entrance Exam Admission Course 2017-2018

IGNOU B.Sc. Nursing program is a post Basic Programme, which is proposed to offer the opportunity to big segment of the in-service nurses for upgrading their skills and knowledge and responding to changing the health requirements of society. It also motivates the nurses to continue clinical competence, offer quality care, and expand teaching, research and administrative skills as well as to support professional as well as personal growth for superior promotional opportunities. It is 3-year modified programme having 108 credits. There are 30 seats for every programme in all study centres. It has 11 courses of Theory as well as 11 courses of Practical.

Selection for the B.Sc. Nursing Post Basic course is through merit. The merit is made on basis of providing 80% weight age to total marks got in the General Nursing & Midwifery (RNRM). One mark is given for every year of experience for nursing over years of experience needed for the eligibility of admission, subject to maximum 20 marks.

Eligible candidates for the IGNOU Course B.Sc. Nursing have to fill up as well as submit with the Application Form to Admission, Category Certificate, and Experience Certificate as well. Experience is counted after date of registration since RNRM.


• 10+2 having Diploma in the General Nursing with minimum two years of experience in occupation. Not made midwifery in GNM Programme with male nurses as well as nurses that have not completed Midwifery have to submit the Certificate of completion for the course of 6-9 months accepted by the INC in the lieu of midwifery


• 10th Class of Matriculation or correspondent with the Diploma in General nursing and Midwifery (RNRM) having minimum five years experience for the profession.

For further details, please visit the University website.

Contact Details

The candidates may contact at the following address in case of any query or visit the University website.

Indira Gandhi National Open University
Maidan Garhi, New Delhi

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