VKNRL School of Nursing Admission 2023: Apply Now

VKNRL School of Nursing, Numaligarh, is pleased to announce the admission notification for the General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) Course for the academic session 2023-2024. VKNRL School of Nursing is a joint venture between Vivekananda Kendra and Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL), aimed at empowering women through skill development initiatives. The course is affiliated with the Assam Nurses’ Midwives’ and Health Visitors’ Council, Guwahati, Assam, and the Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi.

Admission Details:

– Course Name: General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) – Diploma Course
– Institute Name: VKNRL School of Nursing, Numaligarh
– Number of Seats: 40 seats

Reservation of Seats:

– SC: 7%
– ST(P): 10%
– ST(H): 5%
– OBC/MOBC: 15%
– EWS: 10%

Course Duration: 3 years
Affiliated to: Assam Nurses Midwives and Health Visitors’ Council, Guwahati, Assam, and Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi
Application Mode: Online
Last Date of Application Submission: 25th July 2023

Eligibility Criteria for VKNRL School of Nursing Admission:

– Gender: Only unmarried female candidates can apply.
– Residentship: Applicants must be permanent residents of India.
– Age Limit: Candidates must be between 17 and 35 years of age as of 31st December 2023.
– Medical Fitness: Candidates should be medically fit.

Educational Qualification:

– 10+2 with English and a minimum of 40% marks in the qualifying examination. Candidates from recognized boards are eligible. Candidates from State Open Schools recognized by the State Government and the National Institute of Open School (NIOS) recognized by the Central Government are also eligible. Science background is preferred.
– 10+2 with English and 40% marks in vocational ANM course from a school recognized by the Indian Nursing Council.
– 10+2 with English and 40% marks in Vocational Stream-Healthcare Science from a recognized CBSE board/center.
– Registered ANM with a pass mark.

Application Fee:

– Fee: Rs 100/-
– Payment Mode: Online

How to Apply for VKNRL School of Nursing Admission:

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through the VKNRL School of Nursing website starting from 11th July 2023. The application process involves the following steps:

– Scroll down and go to the Important Web-Links section.
– Click on the “Online Application Form” and complete the registration process.
– In the next stage, click on the “Online Application Form” link and login.
– Fill in your personal and educational details and upload the necessary documents.
– Pay the application fee and click on the submit button.
– Don’t forget to take a printout of the submitted application form.

Important Dates for VKNRL School of Nursing Admission 2023:

– Starting date of online application submission: 11th July 2023
– Last date of online application submission: 25th July 2023 (Midnight)
– Download of admit card: 16th -19th August 2023
– Date of entrance examination: 19th November 2023 (Friday)
– Release of Provisional Merit List: 13th September 2023
– Date of Counseling cum Admission: 20th and 21st September 2023
– Commencement of course: 3rd October 2023

Entrance Test Details:

– An entrance test will be conducted to select meritorious candidates for admission into the 3-year GNM Course at VKNRL School of Nursing, Numaligarh.
– Selection will be based on the percentage of marks scored in the qualifying examination and the Entrance Examination.
– Science stream candidates will receive an additional 10 marks in the total obtained marks/score (50% from the qualifying examination and 50% from the Entrance marks).
– Candidates must score a minimum of 30 marks out of 100 as a qualifying mark in the entrance examination. Candidates scoring below 30 marks will be considered fail, and their candidature will be rejected.


Area Marks
Mathematics (High School level) 20
General Science (High School level, mainly Biology) 20
General Knowledge including Vivekananda Kendra 30
English 20
Logical Reasoning and Aptitude 20
Total 100

For any queries, please contact the helpline at +91-94356 52161 or email vknrlns22@gmail.com