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Punjab B.Sc Nursing Admission 2022 (Ongoing): Dates, Selection, Admission Process, Eligibility

Rohan TyagiUpdated On: June 23, 2022 06:59 pm IST

Punjab BSc Nursing Admission 2022 to be conducted by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences on 10th July 2022 through PPMET 2022. The Last date to apply for Punjab BSc Nursing is 30th June 2022. Read this article to find out all about BSc Nursing eligibility, application, and selection process!

Punjab BSc Nursing Admission 2022: Dates, Selection, Admission Process, Eligibility

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot, will conduct the Punjab Paramedical Entrance Test (PPMET) 2022 to offer admission to B.Sc. Nursing courses on 10th July 2022 to eligible students in the state. The admission notification for the competitive examination was released on 21st June 2022 on the official website. Students who are able to crack the exam can enrol in the top B.Sc. Nursing colleges in Punjab till 30th June 2022.

Nursing is one of the most sought-after professions in the healthcare sector in India. With so many hospitals and healthcare institutes demanding skilled nursing staff, a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing opens up a wider scope to candidates in terms of better employment opportunities, a lucrative remuneration, and job security. So, if you think you fit the profile and possess all the required skills for a career in nursing, then you may consider appearing for the entrance exam for Punjab B.Sc. Nursing Admission 2022. Here in this article, you can find out all about the Punjab B.Sc. Nursing Admission 2022 Exam Dates, Syllabus, eligibility, application, and selection process in detail.

Punjab B.Sc. Nursing Admission 2022 - Important Dates

The dates regarding the commencement and last day of submission of the application form and the dates of examination and results for Punjab BSC Nursing admission 2022 are tabulated below. Thus, students can get a fair idea of the schedule. 


Date (Tentative)

Admission Notice

21st June 2022

Online Application Form Fill-up Starts

23rd June 2022

Last Day of Submission of Application with Fees

30th June 2022

Release of Admit Card for Download

First week of July 2022

Date of Examination

10th July 2022

Publication of Results


Choice Filling/1st Round of Counselling


Seat Allotment


2nd Round of Counselling


Seat Allotment


Final List


Punjab BSc Nursing Eligibility Criteria 2022

Before applying for the PPMET Entrance Exam 2022, candidates must check their eligibility to ensure that their applications do not get rejected and they are allowed to sit for the test. The BFUHS has set a list of criteria for all aspiring candidates seeking admission toB.Sc. Nursing courses in Nursing colleges in Punjab. Here is a look at them:

  • The candidate must be between the age of 17 years and 35 years

  • A candidate born after 2nd January 2022 will not be considered eligible for PPMET 2022

  • The candidate must be a resident of Punjab

  • The applicant must have Indian citizenship

  • The applicant must have passed 12th Grade (in the 10+2 system) from a recognized Board/Council

  • The candidate must have scored a minimum of 45% in aggregate (40% for ST/SC/OBC candidates) in the 12th Boards exams

  • The applicant must have studied Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English (mandatory) as core subjects

  • Candidates appearing for the 12th final year exams can also apply for the entrance exam for Punjab BSc Nursing Admission 2022

Also Read: PGIMER B.Sc Nursing Admissions 2022- Application, Dates, Eligibility, Result, Counselling

How to Fill Out PPMET 2022 Application Form

Application for PPMET Entrance Exam 2022 is open till 30th June 2022. Candidates who fulfil the required eligibility criteria can register online to fill out the Punjab BSc Nursing Application Form on the BFUHS website. Here are the steps to do so:

  • Visit the official portal of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences

  • Register yourself using a new User ID and Password. Save the ID and Password for the future since you will need them to log in the next time.

  • Access the online application form and start filling it up with your details – Name, Father’s Name, DOB, Age, Contact No. and Email ID, Address, Nationality, Caste, Religion, ID Proof Type & No. Save the details before proceeding to the next section.

  •  The next step involves providing your educational details – details about your schooling, marks obtained in the 10th & 12th Boards (as stated in the marksheet)

  • Verify all details to make sure there are no discrepancies in the information provided in the application form

  • Next, upload your recent Passport size photograph (maximum size 25 Kb)and signature (in the specified sizes) and proceed to the payment section

  • An application fee of Rs 3540 (For General and other categories) and Rs 1770 (For SC Category) has to be made before the final submission of the form. The payment can only be made online using Net Banking/Debit card/Credit card.

  • Once the payment is successfully made, the application form will be considered submitted. Candidates will be directed to the ‘Confirmation Page’. Download and get a printout or take a screenshot of the page for future reference.

Punjab BSc Nursing 2022 Admit Card

The admit card for PPMET Entrance Exam 2022 will be released after the submission of online applications. Typically, the admit cards are published on the website a few days before the examination date. Candidates are advised to download and take a printout of the admit card/hall ticket. All information regarding the time and venue of the entrance exam will be mentioned therein. Any applicant failing to carry the admit card to the venue on the date of examination will not be allowed to enter the hall under any circumstances.

Punjab B.Sc. Nursing Admission 2022 Exam Syllabus

The syllabus for PPMET 2022 includes primary topics of the Physics, Chemistry, and Biology subjects to the level of Intermediate. Candidates applying for the Punjab B.Sc. Nursing exam can refer to the following syllabus as notified by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences for admission in all para-medical courses for the year 2022

PPMET 2022 Physics Syllabus

  • Work, Energy, and Power
  • Physical World and Measurement
  • Laws of Motion
  • Kinematics
  • Gravitation
  • The Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
  • Thermodynamics
  • Optics
  • Oscillations and Waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Properties of Bulk Matter
  • Communication Systems
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents

PPMET 2022 Biology Syllabus

  • Diversity in Living World
  • Cell Structure and Function
  • Structural Organization in Animals and Plants
  • Human Physiology
  • Plant Physiology
  • Biotechnology and its applications
  • Reproduction
  • Biology and Human Welfare
  • Ecology and environment

PPMET 2022 Chemistry Syllabus

  • Structure of Atom
  • Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • Classification of Elements and Periodicity
  • Solid State
  • States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
  • Equilibrium
  • Thermodynamics
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Redox Reactions
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Coordination Compounds
  • Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers

Punjab BSc Nursing Admission 2022: Exam Pattern & Marks Distribution

To score good marks in the entrance exam, candidates must have complete knowledge of the PPMET 2022 Exam Pattern and mark distribution. Refer to the tables below to get a glimpse of the upcoming entrance exam.

Exam Pattern

The details of the exam pattern for PPMET 2022 is explained in the table below:

Parameters    Details

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Mode of Exam


Total No. of Questions


Total Sections


Marks Allotted in Each Section


Marks Allotted to Each Question


Negative Marking


Total Marks


Duration of the Exam

180 minutes/3 hours

Exam Language


Section-wise Mark Distribution

A detailed description of the mark distribution for PPMET 2022 is tabulated below:



















As stated in the tables above, the question paper comprises 4 sections – Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Botany. Each section carries 50 questions of 4 marks each. None of the questions carries a negative marking.

Also Read: B.Sc Nursing Courses Syllabus and Structure: A Comprehensive Guide

PPMET 2022 Exam Results

The results of the PPMET 2022 Entrance Exam will be published on the official website after the evaluation of the answer sheets submitted by the candidates. The selection of candidates is based on the marks secured in the exam. BFUHS will prepare a list of successful candidates in order of merit based on the rank and provisions of the Punjab state government. One can view and download the exam result/rank card from the university website by entering the Roll no. mentioned on the admit card.

Punjab B.Sc. Nursing Admission 2022 Reservation Criteria

All the seats for B.Sc. Nursing in Punjab in all government, private nursing colleges will be allotted according to the merit list prepared after the PPMET 2022 result is declared. The candidates will be given admission on the following category-wise reservation criteria -


Reservation percentage



Backward Class


Border Area/Backward Area (1% for each)




Wards of Defense Personnel




Ward/ Grandchildren of Freedom Fighter


Migrants from Jammu Kashmir


Punjab BSc Nursing Admission 2022 Counselling Process

Following the publication of the merit list, selected candidates will be called for the first round of counselling. The date, time and venue of counselling will be notified on the website. Students must keep in mind that the counselling is done strictly on basis of merit, hence, there will be no ‘first come first serve’ policy. The second round of PPMET 2022 Admission Counselling will be conducted depending on the availability of seats following the first round. All candidates will need to carry original documents to the allotted centre on the specified date of counselling.

Documents Required for Punjab BSc Nursing Admission

The following documents need to be produced at the time of counselling/admission to the UG Nursing program:

  • The online application form along with recent Passport size photographs

  • Self-attested photocopy of 10+2 Certificate or equivalent Birth certificate

  • Self-attested photocopy of Character certificate from the most recent institution attended

  • Self-attested photocopy of the Marksheet or Rank Card of the qualifying exam

  • Self-attested photocopy of Certificate supporting the claim under the Reserved category

Top Colleges for Punjab BSc Nursing Admission

A list of the best nursing colleges in Punjab for students seeking admission in undergraduate programs, along with the details of seat availability, are tabulated below:

Name of College/Institute


Seats Intake

College of Nursing, Govt. Medical College, Amritsar



College of Nursing, Govt. Rajindra Hospital, Patiala



University College of Nursing, Faridkot



State Institute of Nursing & Para Medical Sciences, Badal, Muktsar



Adarsh College of Nursing, Patiala



Bhai Gurdas Institute of Nursing, Sangrur



Malwa College of Nursing, Kapurthala



Now that you are aware of the PPMET admission and exam pattern, make sure you study hard for the upcoming entrances. Securing good marks is the only way to prove your merit.

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When is the last date to apply for B.Sc. Nursing in Punjab?

The last date to submit online application for PPMET 2022 is 30th June 2022. Baba farid Unversity of Health Sciences has recently issued the admission notice for B.Sc. Nursing Admission in Punjab through PPMET 2022.


Where will PPMET 2022 be conducted?

The PPMET 2022 admit card will be issued shortly on the official website of BFUHS in the first week of July 2022. The exam will be conducted in various centers across Punjab on 10th July 2022.


How much marks are needed to get admission in Punjab B.Sc. Admission 2022?

To get qualified for Punjab B.Sc. Admission 2022 counselling process, a candidate from the Unreserved category has to pass PPMET 2022 with at least 50% marks and a candidate from reserved categories has to attain at least 40% marks.


Can I fill PPMET 2022 in offline mode?

As per the guidelines issued by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, No application will be accepted for PPMET 2022 via offline mode. All the applicant have to submit the application fees and fill the application form on the official website of BFUHS only.


Is PPMET 2022 necessary for B.Sc. Nursing in Punjab?

All the para medical courses including B.Sc. Nursing in all government and private nursing colleges in Punjab will accept the admission on the basis of PPMET 2022 only. The admission notice for the same has been issued by BFUHS on 21st June 2022.


What is the fees for PPMET 2022?

The application fees for PPMET 2022 is INR 1770 for SC category students and INR 3540 for others. The application fee can be submitted online through Credit Card/Debit Card/NetBanking on the official website of BFUHS only.


Can I apply for B.Sc. Nursing in Punjab after 12th?

Any student who has completed his/her class 12th examinations with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks (40% for SC/ST Category students) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as mandatory subjects can apply for PPMET 2022 to get admission in B.Sc. Nursing in any college in Punjab.


Is there any negative marking in PPMET 2022?

As per the latest examination guidelines, there is no negative marking for PPMET 2022. However, an applicant has to mark the fifth oval if he wants to leave the question. A negative marking of -1 will be awarded if all five oval are left unmarked for a particular question.


When will the PPMET 2022 results declared?

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences will declare the PPMET 2022 result on the official website of the university soon after the examination is conducted. The PPMET 2022 result is expected to be announced in July-August 2022.


What is the age requirement for Punjab B.Sc. Nursing Admission 2022?

Any candidate between the age of 17 to 35 years can apply for admission in B.Sc. nursing in Punjab via PPMET 2022. To simply age criteria, Anyone born after 2nd January 2006 will not be considered eligible for admission in B.Sc. Nursing in Punjab.


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