Military Nursing Service (MNS) 2020 Exam Notification

Military Nursing Service (MNS) 2020 Exam Notification
11-November 2019 2.00


Military Nursing Service, shortly spelt as MNS is a reputed career for girls in Indian Army. Managed under the wings of Defence Ministry of India, MNS stands as a separate branch that trains and recruits girl for a B.Sc nursing program to work under AFMS- Armed Forces Medical Services either on Short Commission basis or Permanent Commission.

MNS has published its notification for the entrance exam of the year 2020 and below are its details:



Application start date: 14 November, 2019

Application end date: 30 December, 2019



Female candidates who are unmarried/divorcee/legally separated/ widow without encumbrances.

Nationality – Citizen of India

Date of Birth – Between 01 Oct 1994 to 30 Sep 2003 (both days inclusive).

Educational Qualification – Candidates must have passed in the first attempt, Senior Secondary Examination (10+2) or equivalent (12 Years schooling) examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany & Zoology) and English with not less than 50% aggregate marks as a regular student from a Statutory / Recognized Board /University/ Examination Body. Candidates who will be appearing for Final year of qualifying examination during the current academic session may also apply provisionally.

Physical standards - Medical fitness will be determined as per standards applicable for Commission in the Armed Forces as amended from time to time. X-Ray examination of Chest and USG (of abdomen & pelvis) will be done. Minimum height should not be less than 148 cm (relaxed by 5cm in case of candidates belonging to Western Himalayan region, Eastern Himalayan region and Scheduled Tribes).

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Eligible applicants will be called for an objective type Written Test of 90 minutes duration likely to be held in April 2020, covering General English, Biology, Physics, Chemistry and General Intelligence. On the basis of merit of written Test, candidates will be called for interview during May 2020. Final selection will be based on Combined merit of Written Test & Interview, subject to medical fitness and vacancy in each College.



  • Candidates may apply online and pay the application fee online only through 
  • Only the Eligible candidates will be able to pay the online application· processing fee of Rs 750/- .
  • On successful completion of online payment a bank reference number (DU Number) will be generated for the future correspondence of the candidate.
  • The Admit Card for the Written Test can be generated online by the· candidate by 3rd week of March 2020


With the notification being out, its time to get yourself registered quickly and let your hard work pay off with a good result! Good luck all the MNS aspirants.