Department of Health and Family Welfare, West Bengal announces Admission to General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM) Course 2020-2023

West Bengal GNM Admission 2020 – Department of Health and Family Welfare West Bengal invites applications from eligible candidates (Male & Female) admission to 3-year General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM) Course including six-month internship in Nursing Training School under Department of Health & Family Welfare for the academic Session 2020-2023.

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West Bengal GNM Admission 2020 Important Dates

Start of Online Application Form

27th July 2020

Online Application including choice of school (Institutions) open

28th July 2020

Last Date for Submission of Application Form

10th August 2020

Choice filling of School will be closed

12th August 2020

Publication of Name-list and venue of Provisional Verification and format for Medical Check-up

25th August 2020

Publication of 01st Round Admission Date

14th to 18th September 2020

Commencement of the Course

03th November 2020

No. of Seats

Female Candidates


Male Candidates




Eligibility Criteria for West Bengal GNM Admission 2020


The candidates must be a citizen of India and a permanent resident of the district of West Bengal (from where the candidates apply) uninterruptedly for at least five years preceding the date of submission of application.

Educational Qualifications

Higher Secondary Examination (10+2) Passed from West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education and Vocational Agriculture Examination (10+2) Passed and Vocational Home Science Examination (10+2) Passed from the West Bengal State Council of Technical and Vocational Education and Skill Development or passed equivalent examination from any recognized Council/Board with 40% qualification marks in English.

Age Limit

Between 17 – 23 years as on 31st December year of Admission.

West Bengal GNM Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Eligible Candidate can apply online through the official website
  • Application is to be made as per online pro-forma floated in the website All the columns should be filled up  properly. No Application will be entertained if necessary documents are not finished or not completed as per pro-forma.
  • Candidates may go through the prospectus before filling up the online application form and should check the University website regularly for further updates regarding the admission process.
  • Read the all instructions regarding filling up online forms, and admission to the courses are detailed before filling up the application form available on the official website.

Selection Procedure

  • Selection will be made strictly on the basix of total marks obtained in compulsory subjects English with 40% Qualifying marks and three Elective subjects (Best three) except Environmental Education with 40% qualifying marks in the Vocational Agriculture examination (10+2) passed and Vocational Home Science Examination (10+2) passed or equivalent Examination.
  • Selection is subject to verification of marks-sheet from H.S. Council.concerned authority. In case of science students, candidates must obtain pass marks in both practical and theory separately and 40% in aggregate.



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