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NEIGRIHMS M.Sc Nursing Admission 2020, Dates, Application Form

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College of Nursing NEIGRIHMS Shillong announces Entrance Test for Admission to MSc. Nursing Program 2020

NEIGRIHMS M.Sc. Nursing Admission 2020 - Applications are invited in the prescribed format from aspiring candidates for admission to M.Sc. (Nursing) Course at College of Nursing, North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS), Shillong (affiliated to North Eastern Hill University, Shillong (NEHU, Meghalaya) for the session 2020-21


The North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS), Shillong is an autonomous Institution established by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India 1987 under the Meghalaya Registration Act 1983.

M.Sc. Nursing Program

  • M.Sc. Nursing is a Master of Nursing Degree Program of two (2) years, leading to the award of a Degree of Master of Science in Nursing.
  • The Program is designed to help the graduates acquire a broad-based knowledge and to become highly competent professionals who can function as skilled practitioners in different hospital and community settings.


Master of Nursing Degree Program of two (2) years


The Course is affiliated to North Eastern Hill University (NEHU)

No. of Seats

10 (Ten) seats annually which are likely to be increased.

NEIGRIHMS M.Sc. Nursing Admission 2020 Important Dates



Start of Online Registration

18th June 2020

Last Date of Submission by Post/ by Hand

17th July 2020

Status of Registration including rejection

31st July 2020

Availability of Admit Cards on the website

10th August 2020

Date of issue of Duplicate Admit Card

07th - 11th September 2020

Date of Entrance Examination

12th September 2020 Timing: 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM

Expected date of the Result of the Entrance Test

19th September 2020

Counseling and admission

02nd October 2020

Commencement of session

07th October 2020

Eligibility Criteria for NEIGRIHMS M.Sc. Nursing Admission 2020


Candidates should have the minimum qualification of B.Sc. Hons. Nursing/B.Sc. Nursing/ Post Basic B. Sc. Nursing from an Institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council with a minimum of 55 % aggregate marks.


Candidates should be a Registered Nurse and Registered Midwife or equivalent with any State Nursing Council.


B.Sc. Nursing graduates should have at least one year of experience in a Hospital or in a College or School of Nursing or in Community Health setting/ programme after registration in the State Nursing Council.


Candidates should submit their experience certificate along with their application form. Bonafide students of College of Nursing, NEIGRIHMS (irrespective of domicile state) are eligible


Candidates with Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing should have at least a minimum of one year work experience prior or after Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing.


Candidates with Post Basic B.Sc. (N) degree through distance education (IGNOU) may be considered only if the study centre is recognized by the Indian Nursing Council. Internal candidates from NEIGRIHMS should be registered with the Meghalaya State Nursing Council.

Rejection Criteria


Candidates who fail to meet the minimum essential eligibility criteria. Candidates who fail to obtain the minimum stipulated marks in the qualifying exam (B.Sc. Hons. Nursing / B.Sc. Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc. (Nursing).


Faulty submission and incomplete details in the online Application Forms or nonreceipt of Examination Fee will be rejected.

NEIGRIHMS M.Sc. Nursing Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Application form of the NEIGRIHMS M.Sc. Nursing 2020 is available now
  • Prospectus & Application Form available online and downloadable from the NEIGRIHMS website www.neigrihms.gov.in
  • Registration & Submission of Application Form will be online mode only and candidates will have to register for the entrance exam in the online portal available at the Institute website.

Application Fee

  • Candidates have to deposit the Fees of Rs.1000/- through online mode by using Debit Card/Credit Card (Visa or Mastercard) through payment gateway to the College of Nursing Account “Principal Nursing College of NEIGRIHMS” No 30270200000002
  • Applications submitted without the Examination Fee shall be summarily rejected

Selection Procedure

The selection of the candidates will be made strictly in order of merit of the candidates on the basis of marks obtained in the online/ offline entrance examination.


Merit list will be prepared for each category of candidate viz.




Candidates who have qualified B.Sc. Nursing course from NEIGRIHMS


Candidates who are staff of NEIGRIHMS.


In the matter of selection, the decision of the Director, NEIGRIHMS, Shillong,
shall be final

Exam Pattern

Entrance Exam will be conducted by NEIGRIHMS. All questions will be of objective type and in English language on the following subjects as detailed under:


2 hours

Type of Question

Objective Type

Total Question

200 Questions

Marking Scheme

Each answer with the correct response shall be awarded 1 (one) mark. 0.25 marks


No. of Questions


Medical Surgical Nursing



Community Health Nursing



Obstetric Nursing



Child Health Nursing



Mental Health Nursing



Trends in Nursing



General Knowledge






Admit Card

  • Admit Card for appearing in the Entrance Examination will be able to download online from the Institute’s website. Admit Card to the eligible candidates for appearing in the Entrance Exam will be sent by Speed Post to the address provided in the Application form from 10th August 2020 onwards.
  • In case of non receipt of Admit Cards candidates can collect the Duplicate Admit Cards from Exam Cell, NEIGRIHMS from 7th September 2020 to 11th September 2020


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


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