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Dr NTR University MSc Nursing Admission 2017

Dr NTR University of Health Sciences notifies M.Sc. (Nursing) Admission 2017


Applications are invited by Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences (NTRUHS), Vijayawada for admission to Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Nursing Programme for the seats of Competent Authority Quota in Colleges located in Andhra Pradesh State affiliated to Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada for the session 2017-18


Dr. NTRUHS M.Sc. (Nursing) Course

Computer based (online) Entrance Test for Admissions into M.Sc. (Nursing) Courses available in Andhra Pradesh State under Dr. NTRUHS for the academic year 2017-18
Application forms through online are hereby invited from the eligible candidates for admission into M.Sc. (Nursing) Courses through Computer based (online) Entrance Test for the year 2017-18 for the seats of Competent Authority Quota in Colleges affiliated to Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada


Duration of the Course: The duration of the course shall be two year


Number of Seats

The number of colleges and seats for admission into first year M. Sc. (Nursing) Courses for the academic year 2017-18 will be displayed prior to the counseling by the respective University


In case any new Colleges/Courses are affiliated for starting the M.Sc. (Nursing) courses for the academic year 2017-18, those seats will also be filled up. No further notification will be issued



Candidates should be Indian National and should satisfy Local or Non-Local status as per GOP


Age Limit: Both the Service and Non-service candidates should not have completed 45 years of age as on 31st December of the year of admission; for candidates belonging to SC/ST the maximum age limit shall be 48 years


Sex: Both women and men candidates are eligible to apply for the M.Sc. (Nursing) as per GO


Educational Qualification: The candidate should have passed B.Sc. (Nursing) /B.Sc. Hons (Nursing)/Post Basic B.Sc. (Nursing) from an Institution that is recognized by the Indian Nursing Council to admission in M.Sc. (N) copy with minimum of 55% aggregate marks and 5% relaxation of marks for SC and ST candidates


Physical Fitness

The candidates who qualified Post Basic B.Sc. (Nursing) from IGNOU through distance education are also eligible, if Indian Nursing Council recognizes the study centre


15%, 06% and 29% seats are reserved for SC/ST and BC candidates respectively (A-7%, B-10%, C-7% and E-4%) duly followed net group reservation


If qualified candidates belonging to Backward Classes are not available to fill up the 29% seats reserved for them, the left over seats shall be treated as Open Competition seats and shall be filled up with candidates of General Pool


Selection Procedure

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the entrance test conducted by the University



The online application form will be available on the website http://drntruhs.org from 10.00 am on 31st August to 11th September 2017 upto 05.00 pm. The registration fee of Rs.3000/- + bank charges, (Rs.2700/- + bank charges for SC/ST candidates) is to be paid through online mode


Verification Fee

In addition to the above, the candidates who studied BSc (Nursing) outside the state of Andhra Pradesh / Telangana are required to pay Rs.1000/- towards Degree Verification fee


The candidates are advised to take a print out of the Prospectus/Instructions to fill the application form from the website http://ntruhs.ap.nic.in or from http://drntruhs.org before proceeding to fill the application form


Incomplete applications, applications received after last date and time and applications of ineligible candidates will stand automatically rejected


Entrance Test Center

Online Test Centres will be at three centres viz., Hyderabad, Vijayawada and Kurnool. The Hall Ticket will contain date, time and the Name of the allotted Test center


Important Dates


Availability of Online Application Form: 31st August to 11th September 2017, 05.00 pm


Last Date for Submission of Printout of Filled-in Application: 15th September 2017, 05.00 pm


Availability of Hall Tickets to download: 20th September 2017, 10.00 am


Date of Computer Based Entrance Test: 24tht September 2017, 10.00 am to 11.30 am


Release of Answer Key: 24th September 2017


Last Date for Submitting objection on Key: 25th September 2017 upto 05.00 pm


Display of Final Key: 05th October 2017


Release of Results & Display of Merit List: 5th October 2017


Date of Counselling: Will be notified


Closure of Admissions: 31st October 2017


Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences

Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada-520008, Email: [email protected], Website www.ntruhs.ap.nic.in