HPU B.Sc Nursing Counselling 2020: Note that the Counselling has started for the Nursing 2020 Admissions, fill in the preferences through the link provided below. The Director of Medical Education and Research, Himachal Pradesh, Shimla will constitute the counselling committee. The authorities will admit students through counselling. Thus, all merit list candidates’ have to appear for this round of HPU Nursing Admission. The students have to appear for this round in order of merit list. Moreover, candidates’ should carry the required dully-attested documents photocopies. The selection committee can reject the applications of candidates’ who are unable to present the required documents. Furthermore, HPU B.Sc Nursing Counselling 2020 has to be submitted on the day of counselling only. The venue, date, and time details of counselling will be published on the official website.

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  • HPU BSc Nursing Counselling has started on 02nd December 2020. Candidates can fill their choices on or before 06th December 2020. The complete schedule of the counselling is provided below. In addition, enter your choices now through the link provided below.  – HPU Nursing Round-1 Counselling


HPU B.Sc Nursing Counselling 2020

The counselling takes at H.P University Auditorium, Shimla. HPU Nursing Counselling round details and merit list is released on the official website, i.e www.hpuniv.ac.in & www.admissions.hpushimla.in. Moreover, the merit list is displayed on the University Notice Board as well. However, the schedule for the 2020 session as per last years’ record is as follows.

Date of the Entrance Examination21st October 2020
The Release of the HPU B.Sc/Post-Basic Merit List 202002nd December 2020
First Round Counselling02nd December 2020
Date of Joining Allotted College
Second Round of Counselling
Date of Joining the Allotted College
Commencement of the Academic Session
Last Date up to which the candidates can be admitted against vacancies arising due to any reason

Check – IOCL BSc Nursing and GNM Application Form

HPU BSc Nursing Selection Procedure 2020

  • The students will be admitted on the basis of their performance in the entrance exam. In addition, officials will prepare a merit list in which candidates’ will be ranked in order of merit.
  • Further, these merit list candidates’ have to appear for the counselling round. The seats will be allotted to students on the basis of this round. Moreover, all merit list candidates’ have to appear for this round. The absentees may lose out their seats to other deserving candidates’. Hence, make sure you are present for counselling in person.

Furthermore, candidates’ should check out the eligibility criteria before applying for the course. The officials will not consider the applications of ineligible candidates’. The eligibility criteria will be defined by the exam conducting body. They will publish it on the official website. The eligibility criteria for the 2020 session is defined down below.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Note that only female candidates’ can apply for the offered course.
  • Moreover, the applicant should be a bonafide Himachali/ Domicile/ Himachal Govt. Employees.
  • Note that for 50% management quota seats in private nursing schools, no domicile criteria is required. Thus, both Himachali and Non-Himachali can apply.
  • The applicant must be an Indian citizen.
  • In addition, relaxation of 5 years is applicable for SC/ST candidates. However, married applicants have to produce Medical Fitness Certificate.
  • Further, the candidate should be 17 years old as of 31 December of the admission year. The maximum age limit is 35 years.
  • The candidate should have passed 10+2 from H.P Board of School Education. In addition, a candidate should have passed with 45% marks (40% for reserved category candidates).

HPU Nursing Counselling Call Letter

The merit list candidates’ have to first download the call letter from the official website. Note that the authorities may not entertain candidates’ appearing for counselling without the call letter. Therefore, make sure that you download it on time. In addition, it will be issued by the Himachal Pradesh University. The authorities will not send HPU Nursing Counselling Letter separately. Further, in case of any query, applicants can reach out to officials telephonically.

Phone No.: 0177- 2830891, 2833587 & 2833588

Furthermore, the counselling letter will be out soon after the result declaration. You may not receive any notification regarding its release. Thus, do check the concerned websites regularly for updates. In addition, to fill leftover seats after the second round of counselling, authorities will consider waiting list students. In case of Govt. Nursing Schools, the officials will shift candidates’ from Private Nursing Colleges. Further, the list of such students will be published on the University website.

Check – Indian Nursing Council

HPU 2020 Nursing Counselling – Important Documents

Candidates’ have to carry the counselling letter and certain documents for the counselling round. In addition, make sure that you have both originals and photocopies of self-attested documents. The list of documents to be carried along is given down below.

  • Admit Card issued by the authorities for the entrance exam.
  • Printout of the application form
  • Category certificate issued by a competent authority.
  • Certificate of being a child of a bonafide Himachali. In addition, the certificate of being a child of HP Govt. Employees or employees of autonomous bodies.
  • In addition, pass certificate of class 12th or equivalent examination. The students should also have the mark sheets, which have details regarding their marks in each subject.
  • Character certificate issued by the principal of the school or the head of the institute last attended.
  • Further, a bank draft or IPO of 100 rupees has to be submitted. It should be drawn in favor of the finance officer, H.P University, Shimla in the account of the counselling fee.
  • Moreover, a character certificate issued by the Tehsildar/ Sub-Divisional Magistrate of the area from where the candidate belongs to. Note that the students with a gap of one year or above in school or institute last attended have to submit it.

HPU BSc Nursing Question Paper & Answer Key

The HPU Nursing Question Paper will be released in online mode and thus will be available on the official website. Candidates who are preparing for the exam can refer to it. It will help you in understanding the exam pattern. Moreover, the students who have given the exam can refer to it for calculating a rough score and to cross-check. The question paper will be released along with the answer key. Further, the question paper will be released in PDF format. Candidates will thus face no difficulty while downloading it.

HPU BSc Nursing Answer Key 2020 will contain solutions to all the questions that were asked in the entrance exam. The solution key is further released before the result declaration. It is released by the authorities for maintaining a transparent relationship with the students. The final result will be prepared in accordance with this solution key only.

Himachal University BSc Nursing Merit List 2020

HPU Nursing Merit List will indicate the names of the selected candidates’. The officials will prepare this list in accordance with the candidates’ performance in the entrance exam. Furthermore, only merit list students will be eligible for further admission processes. The merit list will be available in PDF format. Thus, students will be able to download it easily from the website. Moreover, The exam conducting body will release two types of merit list. A combined and a category-wise merit list will be released. Candidates’ have to appear for counselling round in order of merit only. In addition, the officials will prepare the merit list on the basis of Tie- Breaking Criteria.

HPU Nursing Registration and Medical Exam

A candidate has to be medically fit for being eligible for admission. Thus, all merit list candidates’ have to clear the medical examination. The students who will take admission in this course should get vaccinated with Anti- Hepatitis B. Note that the selection committee will check the medical certificate themselves. The candidates’ have to do it within 6 months from the date of admission. In addition, students who wouldn’t produce the certificate will not be eligible for the course.



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