Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Admissions 2020- Dates (Out), Apply Now!

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajPublished On: November 04, 2020 | COMEDK PGET

The application details for M.Sc Nursing admissions in Karnataka are available here with detailed information dates, eligibility, selection process, and top colleges for M.Sc Nursing, Karnataka. 

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Admissions


  • The entrance examination for Karnataka M.Sc Nursing admissions will take place on 22nd Nov 2020.
  • Candidates can now apply for M.Sc Nursing admissions in Karnataka until 1st Nov 2020. Click Here to access the application form. 

To build a successful career as a Nurse,one is required to pursue M.Sc Nursing course from a reputed college.Karnataka is home to some prominent M.Sc Nursing Colleges which are well known for their quality of education. KEA (Karnataka Examinations Authority) is responsible for M.Sc Nursing admissions in the state. Candidates looking forward to M.Sc Nursing admissions in Karnataka will have to appear for the PGET entrance exam.

In this article, we have covered all details about Karnataka M.Sc Nursing admissions to help candidates in their admission process.

Karnataka M.Sc. Nursing Admission 2020 Highlights

Some of the major highlights of Karnataka M.Sc Nursing admissions 2020 is as follows:

Admission Process

On the basis of Merit

Exam Name

PGET 2020

Exam Level


Conducting Authority

Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)

Contact Information


Tel.: 080-23460460

Email Address: keauthority-ka@nic.in

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Important Dates 2020

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing important dates for 2020 academic year are as follows:



Application Start Date

23rd Oct 2020

Application End Date

1st Nov 2020

Exam Date

22nd Nov 2020 (10:30 AM - 12:00 PM)

Counselling Date


Beginning of classes


Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Eligibility Criteria 2020

Before applying for M.Sc nursing admissions in Karnataka, candidates must fulfil the following eligibility criteria mentioned below:-


Eligibility Criteria


  • Candidate should be a citizen of India

Academic Qualification

  • Candidates must have graduated B.Sc in Nursing/ Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka (RGUHS), or any other recognized university with at least 55% aggregate marks.

  • Candidates belonging to SC/ST category need to secure minimum 50% aggregate marks in the last qualifying examination

Work Experience

  • Candidates should have minimum one year of work experience after obtaining B.Sc. Nursing/ Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing from any Hospital/ Nursing educational Institution/ Community Health (Need to be completed on or before the date of Counselling).

  • Candidates should have registered as Registered Nurses and Registered Midwives in the State Nursing Council.


  • In Karnataka, the maximum age limit for M.Sc Nursing Admission is 45 years.

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Application Process 2020

The Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Application Form 2020 (PGET) is released on the official website of KEA. Candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria mentioned above can fill up the PGET application form. Steps for filling up the Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Application Form are mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of KEA.

  • Click on the PGET Application Form tab

  • Enter all the details and upload the scanned copy of the documents

  • Cross-check all the information and upload the scanned passport size image:





1.3 inches

1.6 inches

200 X 200 dpi

Should be less than 100kb

  • After uploading the passport size photo, candidates need to pay the application fee for the successful submission of the application form.

Note:- KEA will not accept the Application form via any Offline mode.

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Application Fee 2020

The application fee for Karnataka M.Sc. Nursing admissions are mentioned below:

Application Fee Amount for General/ OC/ BC Categories

INR 5,000/-

Application Fee Amount for SC/ ST Categories

INR 4,000/-

Payment Mode

Credit / Debit / Net Banking

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Admit Card 2020

The Karnataka M.Sc Nursing admit card / Hall ticket will be available on the official website of KEA. To download the Karnataka M.Sc Nursing admit card 2020, candidates need to login in with their application number and date of birth. The information available on admit Card include: Name of the Candidates, Course, Examination Centre Details, Photograph etc.

Note: In case a candidate loses their admit card, he/she must contact the Chief Superintendent of the exam centre one hour before the entrance exam.

Documents Required for Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Admission 2020

Some of the important documents required at the time of M.Sc Nursing admissions in Karnataka is as follows:

  • Class 10th or S.S.L.C. Certificate
  • Date of Birth Certificate

  • B.Sc Nursing/ Post B.Sc Nursing Certificate along with its mark sheet

  • Attempt Certificate signed by the Principal of the concerned college

  • Compulsory Internship Certificate/ Industrial Training Certificate/ signed by the Principal

  • 1- Work Experience certificate

  • Domicile Certificate issued by the Karnataka Tahashildar or Study Certificate from class 1st to class 10th

  • Valid Income & Category Certificate obtained from the Karnataka Tahashildar, if applied for any reservation

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Selection Process 2020

To get admission in M.Sc Nursing, candidates need to appear for Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Entrance Exam or PGET 2020. The exam pattern of Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Entrance Exam or PGET is mentioned below:-

Mode of the Exam

Offline Mode

Duration of the Exam

90 Minutes

Type of Questions

Objective Type Questions (MCQ’s)

Total Number of Questions

100 Questions

Language of Question Paper

English Language

Marking Scheme

+1 for each correct answer and no negative marking for the wrong answer.

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Entrance Exam Instruction

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Result 2020

The results for Karnataka M.Sc Nursing will be declared online by the KEA. To view the Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Result, applicants must visit the official website of the KEA and use their login credentials and check their results.

Karnataka M.Sc Nursing Counselling Process 2020

The counselling process for Karnataka M.Sc Nursing begins once the PGET result is declared. After that the candidates need to appear for the counselling process, the candidates who fail to attend the Karnataka M.Sc Nursing counselling admission will not be able to take admission for the year. Some of the major points regarding Karnataka M.Sc nursing counselling are mentioned below:

  • Karnataka M.Sc Nursing counselling will be conducted in offline mode at the university

  • After the announcement of the result, only the candidates whose name appear in the merit list will be eligible for further admission process.

Top M.Sc Nursing Colleges in Karnataka 2020

Below are some of Top M.Sc Nursing Colleges in Karnataka along with their type, fees and location


College Name



Approximate Annual Fee


SEA Group of Institutions


Bangalore, Karnataka

Rs 1,60,000/-


Acharya Institute of Health Sciences


Bangalore, Karnataka

Rs 1,32,000/-


Acharya Institute of Technology


Bangalore, Karnataka

Rs 1,20,000/-


R.V. College of Nursing


Bangalore, Karnataka

Rs 1,01,000/-


Krupanidhi Group of Institutions


Bangalore, Karnataka



Yenepoya University


Mangalore, Karnataka

Rs 75,000/-


Indian Academy Degree College


Bangalore, Karnataka

Rs 55,000/-


Goutham College


Bangalore, Karnataka


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