CEE Kerala M.Sc. Nursing Entrance Exam 2020, Application Form, Dates

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CEE Kerala announces Entrance Exam for Admission to Post Graduate Degree Courses in Nursing (M.Sc. Nursing) 2020

CEE Kerala M.Sc. Nursing Entrance Exam 2020 – Applications are invited for the Entrance Examination for admission to Post Graduate Degree Courses in Nursing (M.Sc. Nursing) 2020 in the Government Nursing Colleges at Thiruvananthapuram, Kottayam, Thrissur, Alappuzha, Kozhikode, Kannur and Government seats in various Self Financing colleges in the following Specialties.


(a) Medical Surgical Nursing (b) Community Health Nursing
(c) Child Health Nursing (d) Obstetrics & Gynaecology Nursing
(e) Mental Health Nursing

CEE Kerala M.Sc. Nursing Entrance Exam 2020 Important Dates

Events Dates
Application Starting Date 16th September 2020
Application Closing Date 25th September 2020
Date of Examination 30th September 2020


  • The duration of the course shall be two academic years (24 months) from the date of commencement of the course

Eligibility Criteria for CEE Kerala M.Sc. Nursing Entrance Exam 2020

Applicants should have satisfied any of the following conditions:
  • Indian Citizen of Kerala Origin.
  • Candidates, who are sons/daughters of Non-Keralite parents and have obtained B.Sc Nursing Degree from any of the Nursing Colleges in Kerala State. But they will not be eligible for Communal/PD reservation benefits.
Academic Eligibility
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (Regular) of Kerala, Calicut, Mahatma Gandhi, Cochin, Kannur University and KUHS or regular course of other Universities recognized by KUHS.
  • Candidates who have passed the Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing (Regular) of Kerala, Calicut, Mahatma Gandhi, or Kannur University and KUHS or regular course of other Universities recognized by KUHS after acquiring the General Nursing and Midwifery Course with +2 Science subjects are also eligible to apply.
  • Candidates, who have passed B.Sc Degree in Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing (Regular) from universities outside Kerala & any of the Deemed Universities, should produce the equivalency certificate from any university in Kerala at the time of counseling.
  • The experience of one year acquired by the candidates after registration from the respective State Nursing Council within or Outside Kerala following successful completion of B.Sc nursing course will only be counted for experience.
  • The period undergone by a candidate for completing the Post Basic Nursing Course will not be reckoned as work experience. Minimum one year of work experience prior or after Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing is essential.
Age Limit
  • The upper age limit for General candidates shall be 46 years and that for Service candidates shall be 49 years as on the date of notification of inviting applications.

CEE Kerala M.Sc. Nursing Entrance Exam 2020 Application Process

  • All candidates including Service candidates seeking admission to the PG Nursing Courses 2020 can apply in the Online application form available from 16th September 2020 to 25th September 2020 04 pm through the link ‘PG Nursing 2020 – Online Application’ in the website www.cee.kerala.gov.in
  • This is a one time online process during which the candidates will get a system generated ‘Application Number’.
  • The candidates should give necessary basic data and create a strong password during the registration process

Application Fee

  • Application Fee for General/Service candidates is Rs.1000/- and in the case of SC/ST candidates the application fee is 500/-
  • Application fee once remitted will not be refunded.
  • Service Quota candidates seeking admission in general quota also, should pay an extra amount of Rs. 1000/- (Rupees One Thousand Only).
  • Two payment methods are available for remitting the application fee.
Payment Mode
  • Online Payment – The Application fee can be paid through the online payment gateway. Those having an Internet banking account, Credit card or Debit card can make use of this feature.
  • Challan Payment (Post Office) – If the mode of payment selected is e-Challan, the applicant needs to take printout of e-Challan by clicking the link ‘Print e-Challan’. Payment can be made in cash at any of the Head and Sub Post Offices in Kerala

Selection Procedure

  • All Candidates including Service Quota candidates shall have to appear for the Entrance Examination to be conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala at Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam and Kannur in Kerala on 30th September 2020.
  • The CEE Kerala will publish the rank list with all candidates who appeared in the Entrance Examination based on their marks in the Entrance Examination.

Selection and Admission

  • Selection and Admission will be based on the rank secured in the entrance examination as per clause 7.4. Selection of Service candidates will be as per clause 6.3.4 & 6.3.7.

Exam Pattern

  • The Computer Based Test will consist of one paper of 2 hours (120 minutes) duration containing 200 Objective Type (Multiple Choices) Questions.
  • For each question, four suggested responses will be given as choices A, B, C and D, of which only one will be the MOST APPROPRIATE ANSWER and the candidate has to select, and mark the bubble corresponding to the most appropriate response in the separate ‘OMR Answer Sheet’ provided.
  • Each correct response will be awarded 4 (Four) marks. Negative marking will be adopted for incorrect response
  • One mark will be deducted for each incorrect response and no mark will be given for the question not answered.

Admit Cards

  • Admit Card for Entrance Examination can be downloaded from the official website of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, www.cee.kerala.gov.in
  • The candidates will have to enter their Application Number and Password provided in the application form in order to download the admit card
  • They will have to take a printout of the admit card. Admit cards will not be sent by post from the Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website