The Postgraduate Institute Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, was established in 1962 with a view to offering a multi-specialty healthcare provider for the sick and suffering humanity and training fresh talent engaged in various medical and paramedical disciplines. This is one of the six iconic postgraduate medical institutions across the country, conceptualized to cater to the persistent demand of the teeming millions of those looking for affordable healthcare and wellness.
The premier medical and research institute invites application from aspirants who opt for careers in various medical disciplines, including, among others, undergraduate (B.Sc nursing), B.Sc. (Post Basic) nursing, and postgraduate (M.Sc. Nursing) courses, which is an annual feature. Like the previous years, the Centre is all set to conduct B. Sc. Nursing, B.Sc. (Post Basic) and M. Sc. Nursing entrance exam in the month of August, applications for which will be available from the month of June 2018. We offer you essential input/ info regarding PGIMER Nursing Entrance Exam – 2018, like the availability of the application, date of exam, exam pattern, syllabus, result and counselling, et al.
The PGIMER, Chandigarh, is one of the six postgraduate medical institutes across the country, which is offering high-end medical care, besides providing training and recruitment opportunities for career-makers. The iconic healthcare provider has lived up to the aspirations of countless beneficiaries from north India and other parts of the country. It is offering a host of nursing courses under the undergraduate and post-graduate categories, designed to measure up to the global standards. The courses it offers various in medical and para-medical streams, every year, besides B. Sc. (Nursing), B. Sc. (Post Basic Nursing) and M.Sc. (Nursing) and other streams. PGIMER is a dream destination for many trying their luck in undergraduate and postgraduate in nursing and paramedical streams.
Lucrative Nursing Career attracts thousands to PGIMER Entrance Exam
As we all are aware, nursing has turned out to be a lucrative profession these days, with more and more are in the race for it, for many reasons than one, an attractive pay packet and job prospects worldwide being the dominant factors. For those taking up a career in nursing, here are some important points to be taken care of. The PGIMER Nursing Entrance Test – 2018 is a national-level test, conducted by the Institute every year. We roll out a comprehensive info regarding the entrance exam, like the eligibility criteria, the date(s) of exams and their results, exam pattern, syllabus, counselling, etc.
PGIMER B.Sc. Nursing Entrance Exam – 2018
Those aspirants who are looking up for 4-year course must be 10+2 pass with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English subjects or equivalent examination with 50% marks in aggregate to compete PGIMER B. Sc. (Nursing) entrance exam. The aspirant must not be less than 17 years and beyond 25 years of age as on September 1, 2018. The admit card for PGIMER nursing entrance exam will be available on July 2018, the date of exam has been fixed for August 12 , 2018. The results of the PGIMER B.Sc. entrance exam will be declared on August 13, 2018.
PGIMER (Post-Basic) Nursing entrance exam:
The candidates who are seeking admission to B.Sc. (Post Basic) must hold a diploma in general nursing and midwifery (GNM). The candidate must be a registered nurse (RN)/ a registered midwife. While the admit card for Post Basic nursing entrance exam will be available from July 2018, the date of examination has been fixed as August 12, 2018. The result will be declared on August 13, 2018.
B.Sc. (Nursing) entrance exam -2018
The aspirants pursuing M.Sc. (Nursing) must have a degree in B.Sc (Hons), B.Sc. in Nursing and Post basic nursing. The candidates must have scored 60% in aggregate for general/OBC category and 55% marks for SC/ST in the qualifying examination. The date of PGIMER M.Sc. entrance exam is June 24, 2018, and the result will be declared on June25, 2018.
PGIMER Nursing Entrance 2018: Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for PGIMER Nursing Entrance Exam will be as follows. The medium of exam for entrance test will be English only and the duration for M.Sc nursing and B.Sc. Nursing (Post-Basic) entrance exam will be 1 hour 30 minutes. The question paper will have multiple choices. Under the marking norm, 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer and 1/3 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
Courses offered by PGIMER for entrance to paramedical stream
The PGIMER offers a host of courses, including B.Sc. Medical Technology Laboratory, B.Sc. Medical Technology Radio Diagnosis & Imaging with a stipend, B.Sc. Medical Technology Radio Diagnosis & Imaging without stipend, B.Sc. Medical Technology Radiotherapy, B.Sc. Medical Technology Operation Theatre, B.Sc. Medical Technology Perfusionists. The candidate opting for these exciting paramedical courses must not be more than 25 years and less than 17 years as on September 1, 2018. The candidate must be 10+2 (Science group- PCM/PCB) passed or equivalent from a recognized Board/University or 10+2 (Vocational) passed in Medical Laboratory Technology (for course number 1 and X-Ray Technology for course number 2). Exam pattern for the paramedical courses will have objective type questions in the subjects – Chemistry, Physics, Math/Biology, Gen English, Gen Knowledge and current affairs. The date of PGIMER Paramedical Entrance exam has been fixed for August 19, 2018. The result will be declared on August 20, 2018.
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*All details are taken from PGIMER nursing prospectus. For more details kindly click below (official website of PGIMER)