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Kerala GNM Admissions 2021- Application (Start Soon), Eligibility, Selection, Counselling

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajUpdated On: August 08, 2021 07:06 pm IST

DME Kerala is responsible for GNM Admissions in Kerala in the state.The admission process will begin soon, so candidates should familiarise themselves with GNM Admissions in Kerala, including important dates, eligibility, selection, and counselling procedures., before applying.

Kerala GNM Admissions

Directorate of Medical Education (DME) Kerala is responsible for conducting GNM admission in Kerala. The Kerala GNM Admission 2021 application form will be released soon. GNM is a three-year diploma course that includes a six-month internship that can be pursued after the completion of the Class 12th exam. The course deals with nursing education in nursing, midwifery, and general healthcare. All information concerning Kerala GNM Admission is given below. Check the dates, eligibility, application, and selection process for Kerala GNM Admissions here.

The complete guide of General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM)

Kerala GNM Admission Important Dates 2021

The admission schedule for GNM admissions 2021 in Kerala has not yet been released by DME Kerala. The official dates will be updated soon and when they are released by DME Kerala.



Start date of Applications Form

Start Soon

Last Date to submit the application form


Merit List




Also Read:-All about GNM Admission in India 2021

Kerala GNM Seat Matrix 2021

The seat matrix for Kerala GNM admissions is as follows:

Government College of Nursing


Seats Intake


(Academic Block, PIPMS)

For SC only



For SC only



(Academic Block, Annexe Building)

For ST only





Kerala GNM Eligibility Criteria 2021

Before filling out the application form, candidates must ensure that they meet the Kerala GNM eligibility criteria.

Academic Qualification

  • Candidates must have passed 10 + 2 or equivalent.

  • Candidates must have passed the qualifying examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as their main subject with a minimum of 40% marks.

  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 and ANM course from Indian Nursing Council approved institution are also eligible for GNM admissions in Kerala


  • The applicants should be 17 years of age at the time of admission

  • There is no age limit for ANM applicants.


  • Must be a resident of Kerala.

  • As a proof candidate will have to provide either DOB certificate/ Class 10th certificate/ Resident certificate

Also Read:-Tamil Nadu GNM Admissions 2021- Dates, Application, Eligibility, Selection, Counselling Process

Kerala GNM Application Form 2021

Directorate of Medical Education, Kerala accepts the GNM application form in offline mode. The step by step process to fill the GNM application form is as follows:

  • Visit the official website of Directorate of Medical Education, Kerala, i.e.

  • Then download the Kerala GNM application form and prospectus from the official website.

  • While filling out the application form, applicants need to provide some of the necessary details such as personal details, educational details, course details, contact information, etc.

  • Upload scanned copy of photograph and signature

  • After filling up the application form applicants need to take a printout of the same.

  • Finally, send the completely filled application form to the DME Kerala office - Director of Medical Education, Medical College P.O. Thiruvananthapuram-11

  • While sending the application, must be marked as "Application for Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery for the year 2021-2022."

Kerala GNM Application Fee 2021

After filling the application form candidates must pay the application fee. The application fee must be remitted to the treasury account - 0210-03-105-99. After paying the application fee, the applicant needs to send the original Chalan along with the completed application form to the DME Kerala office.


Application Fee

Rs 100/-

Documents required for Kerala GNM Admission 2021

The list of documents which are required to be submitted along with the Kerala GNM application form are mentioned below:-

  • A certified copy of S.S.L.C or equivalent qualification to prove the date of birth.

  • Copy of all mark sheet

  • Receipt of application fee remitted in the treasury (original).

  • Copy of all certificate issued by last studied institute.

  • Domicile Certificate

  • ID Proof

  • Caste certificate

  • PWD Certificate (If Applicable)

  • Certificate of Physical Fitness of a Government Medical Officer not below the rank of Assistant Surgeon.

Kerala GNM Selection Process 2021

The Director of Medical Education will publish the merit list of candidates for selection to the GNM admission. Candidates whose names appear in the GNM 2021 Merit List will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. In the counselling process, candidates will be allocated seats on the basis of their ranking in the merit list.

Kerala GNM Counselling Process 2021

The process of Kerala General Midwifery Counseling will begin after the release of the merit list. All selected candidates must appear in the counselling process. Failure to do so may lead to the cancellation of admission. In counselling, the candidates will be allocated seats on the basis of their rank as mentioned in the merit list. 

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Related Questions

Direct addimission ho sakta h kitna kharch lagega

-anjay kumarUpdated on September 22, 2022 08:42 PM
  • 3 Answers
Diksha Nautiyal, Student / Alumni

Dear student, 

The selection for the GNM course at Gwalior Nursing College (GNC), Gwalior is done on the basis of merit and interview basis. So, your Class XII or ANM examination percentage along with your performance in the interview round will determine whether or not you can get admission. 

If you are interested in getting consultancy from our expert counsellors, you can fill out our Common Application Form. Our experts will be guiding you throughout the application process to ensure your admission. You can also try our toll-free student helpline number - 1800-572-9877 to avail instant counselling. 

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