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UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2023: Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Admission Process & Counselling

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajUpdated On: July 26, 2023 12:43 pm IST
UP BSc Nursing 2023 Seat Allocation for Round II Counselling started on July 18, 2023. Check out all the details of the UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2023 in this article such as eligibility, exam dates, application, counselling, and the selection process here.
UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2022

UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2023: The Round 2 counselling process for UP BSc Nursing Admissions 2023 has been concluded on July 24, 2023. The UP BSc Nursing 2023 Seat Allotment for round 2 counselling was started on July 18, 2023. The last date for seat allotment is July 24, 2023. The number of seats available in the mop-up round will be displayed on July 26, 2023. Registration for UP BSc Nursing 2023 Counselling Mop up round will start on July 28, 2023 and the mop-up round will be concluded on August 4, 2023.

UP BSc Nursing exam 2023 is conducted for the purpose of granting admission to several undergraduate-level Nursing degree programs. The minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2023 is passing the higher secondary examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate. In order to take admission to BSc Nursing in UP such as Vivekanand College of NursingSahara College of Nursing, College of Nursing KMGU, Samarpan College of Nursing, Dr Achal Singh Yadav Institute (B&G) College of Nursing, and others, candidates must appear for the UP BSc Nursing 2023 entrance exam. The exam is conducted in online mode. Students will get 180 minutes to complete their exams. 

The UP BSc Nursing Merit list is drawn up based on the candidate's marks in the entrance exam. Scroll down to get more information about theUP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2023, Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, and Admission Process.

UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2023 Highlights

Before applying for an entrance exam it is very important to be familiar with the exam highlights. The highlights of the UP BSc Nursing entrance exam are as follows:



Exam Name

UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam

Exam Mode

Online (Computer-Based)

Application Start Date

April 15 to May 18, 2023

Exam Type

Written Exam

Question Type


Exam Duration

180 minutes


11:00 AM to 2.00 PM

UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam Important Dates 2023

Candidates who are interested in applying for admission in BSc Nursing course at UP need to take note of all the important dates. The important dates of UP BSc Nursing entrance exam 2023 are listed below:-

Important Events

Important Dates (Out)

Online Application form available date

April 15, 2023

Last date for the submission of the application form

May 18, 2023

Availability of Admit Card 

May 25, 2023

Entrance Exam

June 4, 2023

Result Releases

June 14, 2023

Registrations for 1st Round of Counselling 

June 16-21, 2023

Choice filling

June 16-22, 2023

Seat allotment declaration

June 25, 2023

Acceptance of seat allocation

June 26-July 5, 2023

Registrations for 2nd Round of Counselling 

July 10-14, 2023

Choice filling

July 10-15, 2023

Seat allotment declaration

July 17, 2023

Acceptance of seat allocation

July 18-24, 2023

Display of seats for Mop-up round

July 26, 2023

Resignation from the Allotted seat

July 27, 2023

Registrations for Mop-Up Round of Counselling 

July 28-31, 2023

Choice filling

July 28-August 1, 2023

Seat allotment declaration

August 3, 2023

Acceptance of seat allocation

August 4-7, 2023

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UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria 2023

The candidate must meet the following eligibility criteria to appear n the UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam:

  • The minimum age of admission is 17 years on or before December 31st.

  • A candidate must have passed PCB subjects and English individually and obtained at least 45% marks taken together in PCE at the qualifying examination (10+2).

  • A candidate from SC / ST or any other backward class should have secured at least 40% marks in their PCM subjects instead of 45% as stated above.

  • For admission in BSc Nursing, the candidates should have passed in English subjects in their Class 12th examination.

  • Both males and females are eligible to apply for the BSc Nursing

  • Vivekananda College of Nursing Lucknow, Sahara College of Nursing Lucknow and BCM College of Nursing, Khairabad, Sitapur, have seats for Female candidates only.

  • Candidates have to be medically fit. An additional medical checkup may be done before admission (the candidates who are in the merit list are required to submit a certificate of physical fitness from a registered medical practitioner

  • Candidates for the entrance test will have to pay a fee of Rs. 2000/- for the General and OBC categories and as for the candidates from SC/ST need to pay Rs. 1200/- through Allahabad Bank or HDFC Bank along with the prescribed application form duly filled in.

UP BSc Nursing Entrance Application Process 2023

The steps for filling up the UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam Application Process 2023 are explained below:-

  • Online Application can be submitted on the website (,

  • Candidates need to first register and create their Login ID and Password on the official website and save all the information for future reference.

  • Fill all the mandatory fields in the application form carefully and check them before the final submission, as a wrongly filled or incomplete application form will be rejected immediately and no inquiry will be made on this matter.

  • After that take the printout of the completely filled application form

  • After that, take the printout of the completed application form

The Uttar Pradesh BSc Nursing Admit Card 2023 was released on May 25, 2023 only on the official website. Applicants will be able to download the same by visiting the portal and providing their login credentials generated at the time of registration. All the essential information related to the exam time, date, and venue, along with the candidate's roll no. will be mentioned on the admit card, which is why applicants will need to keep the document safe. Besides, it is also the ticket to the exam hall, as no candidate will be allowed to take the exam without a valid admit card.

UP BSc Nursing 2023 Exam Pattern 1

The pattern of the BSc Nursing entrance exam in UP is tabulated below, so candidates can get a brief understanding of the same:


Mode of Examination
Offline (OMR Sheet Based Test)
Number of Questions
200 questions
Type of Questions
Objective type multiple-choice questions
Duration of Examination
3 hours
Language of Question
Maximum Marks

Negative Marking 


UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam 2023 Syllabus

The syllabus for the UP BSc Nursing entrance exam comprises 4 sections - Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Nursing Aptitude. Here is a detailed chapter-wise breakup of the complete syllabus so students can prepare better:




Structure of Atom, General Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Solid State, Periodicity, Solutions, Molecular Structure, Classification of Elements, Chemical Bonding, Redox Reactions, Surface Chemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Equilibrium, States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Coordination Compounds, Processes of Isolation of Elements, P, F Block Elements, D Block Elements, Hydrogen, Alkali and Alkaline earth metals (S Block), Alcohols, Haloarenes, Haloalkanes, Phenols, Aldehydes, Ketones, General Organic Chemistry, Ethers, Carboxylic Acids, Hydrocarbons, Biomolecules, Environmental Chemistry, Chemistry in Everyday Life, Amines

Physics   Classical Mechanics, Mathematical Methods, Molecular Physics, Relativity, Atomic, Condensed Matter Physics, Statistical Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Nuclear and Particle Physics, Experimental Physics, Electromagnetic Theory, Quantum Theory and its Applications, Electronics
Biology   Plant Physiology, Embryology of angiosperms, Biochemistry, Ecology, Plant growth, and growth hormones, Pteridophyte, Gymnosperm, Morphology of Angiosperm, Algae, Fungi, Plant Diseases, Anatomy, Viruses, Bacteria, Bryophytes, Environmental Pollution, Plant Succession, Cell Biology
Nursing Communicable and non-communicable diseases, Duties of a professionally qualified nurse, Nursing profession in India, Qualities of a professionally qualified nurse, Various types of Medical Specialist, Various important department of a hospital, Important symbols and sign used in Hospital

UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam Seat Matrix 2023

The seat matrix of UP BSc Nursing entrance exam for 2023 academic year category wise is given in detail below:


Colleges Name

UR- 50%

OBC- 27%

SC -21%

ST- 2%

Total Number of Seats



KGMU College of Nursing, Lucknow








Vivekanand College of Nursing, Lucknow






Private Nursing College


Sahara College of Nursing, Lucknow






Private Nursing College


Samarpan College of Nursing, Lucknow






Private Nursing College


Dr Achal Sigh Yadav Institute (B&G), Lucknow






Private Nursing College


M.S Institute of Nursing, Lucknow






Private Nursing College


B.C.M College of Nursing, Khairabad






Private Nursing College



UP BSc Nursing Entrance Exam Selection Process 2023

The selection of the candidate to BSc Nursing course in Uttar Pradesh will be on the basis of merit and preference of the college given by the candidates. Candidates whose name appear in the merit list will be eligible for final admissions.

Reservation Policy:-

  • For disabled candidates: 5% Disability quota shall be granted to eligible candidates with locomotive disabilities between 40% and 50% of the lower extremity

  • A relaxation of 5% will be given to SC/ST candidates

  • Any reservation as per the State Government

  • The reservation will be valid for the sanctioned number of seats approved by INC

Note: A committee will be formed consisting of a medical officer approved by the State Medical Board and a panel nursing specialist who will be able to decide whether the candidates have a disability of locomotor of 40% to 50%.

Also Read:-B.Sc Nursing Admission in India 2023 - Dates, Eligibility, Entrance Exams, Counselling Process

UP BSc Nursing Entrance Tips and Guidelines to follow on Exam Day

  • In order to obtain the admit card, the candidates need to use their Login ID and Password- Candidates will be allowed to enter in the examination hall without their admit card.

  • The entrance exam will be of 180 minutes and lasts from 11 am to 2 pm.

  • Candidates must present at the exam centre 60 minutes before the beginning of the entrance exam, and need to be seated 30 minutes before the entrance exam.

  • After the seating time, no candidate is allowed to enter the examination hall. And the candidate can only leave the examination hall when the exam is over.

  • Candidates will have to sign the attendance sheet when instructed by the Invigilators.

  • At the time of the entrance exam, candidates shall not be allowed to carry any textual material, written or printed paper.

  • Candidates shall not be permitted to carry any textual material, printed or written material, bits of paper or any other material at the examination hall except their admit card.

  • Phone, Pager or any electronic gadget are strictly prohibited in the examination hall and shall be treated as unfair means.

  • The test will be administered in English only by MCQs.

  • In the entrance exam, the candidates need to answer 200 MCQs and there will be no negative marking.

  • Absolute silence should be maintained at the examination. Any disruption in the hall is treated as wrongdoing and the defaulting candidates need to forfeit the right to continue the exam. The Center Superintendent's decision is final.

  • At the time of examination, candidates need to enter their roll number at the top of the question booklet and nowhere else.

  • If there is any rough work then the candidate can use their question booklet but not the response sheet.

  • No candidate shall copy from the paper of any other candidate or seek to provide or try to receive unusual help from any other candidate.

  • Under any circumstances, the question booklet and answer sheet shall not be taken outside the examination hall.

  • Candidate should be careful when filling out the answer sheet with the circle in the OMR sheet because the marks will be given based on the candidate’s answer

Failure to follow the instructions shown above at the time of examination disqualifies the candidate from taking the examination.

Top BSc Nursing Colleges in Uttar Pradesh

Below are some of Uttar Pradesh Top BSc Nursing Colleges. To know more about them, you can click on the college names. If you wish to apply to any of the colleges, please fill out our Common Application Form (CAF), after which you will be directed by our admission counsellor through the entire admission process without leaving the home.


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Integral University




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