Kerala GNM Merit List 2019 has been released now. It consists of names of all the selected candidates. Only SC/ST candidates can apply. Moreover, Kerala Nursing Admission 2019 will be based on merit. Also, 10+2 or equivalent exam score will be considered. The DME Kerala GNM Nursing Rank List is available category-wise. The Counselling will take place on 4th October 2019. The name of candidates present on it will go for further process. You need to appear for the counselling process for completing the admission process. The seat allotment will be done on the same day. For further details regarding ANM/GNM Kerala Merit List 2019, read further.

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Kerala General Nursing and Midwifery 2019 Merit List

GNM Nursing Kerala 2019 Merit List is now available on the official website. Candidates may not receive notification regarding this. Therefore, keep checking for updates. The admission is based on total marks secured in part III optional subject. The applicants will get seats in the below-mentioned colleges. There is limited no. of seats for respective categories.

Institution NameNo. of Seats
Govt. College of Nursing, Kozhikode30 for SC candidates only
Govt. College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram30 for SC candidates only
Govt. College of Nursing, Kottayam*30 for ST candidates only

This merit list is made out of the GNM Application Form 2019 that were received on time. All the further processes are carried out based on this list.

Latest Update

new2 The DME Kerala has released the GNM Nursing Merit List of Kerala. Candidates can check the category-wise merit list for both Boys and Girls. Click on the link to download.

The Directorate of Medical Education, Kerala will be conducting the Kerala GNM Nursing Counselling on 4th October 2019. The Counselling will start from 10 am onwards, rank-wise. For more details regarding the counselling please refer to the official website. We have provided the link to apply.

Kerala GNM Nursing 2019- Selection Process

Kerala Nursing GNM 2019 Selection Process is entirely based on merit. The candidates 10+2 or equivalent exam score is taken into consideration. However, if there is a tie in the total aggregate of marks in optional subjects, then higher marks in English will be preferred. Furthermore, if there is still a tie, then the candidate with higher total marks aggregate in 10+2 or equivalent exam will be considered. Also, even if there is a tie, then the elder one as per age will be ranked higher. There is a selection committee for admitting candidates. Besides, the decisions taken by this committee will be final. The committee consists of following position holders.

  1. Director of Medical Education (Chairman)
  2. Director, PIPMS
  3. Joint Director of Nursing Education (Convenor)
  4. Registrar KNMC
  5. Principal, Government College of Nursing, Thiruvananthapuram/ Kottayam/ Kozhikode

How to Download DME GNM/ANM Nursing 2019 Merit List?

GNM Nursing Merit List of Kerala 2019 is available on our website and well as in the official website. It wouldn’t be sent through any medium. Thus, candidates have to download it and check it. It will be published in some daily newspapers as well. Moreover, you can follow the below-mentioned steps for downloading Kerala GNM 2019 Merit List.¬†

  1. Go on to the official website, i.e
  2. Click on What’s New
  3. There find the link to the merit list
  4. Click on it
  5. It will appear on the screen
  6. Click download

Further, in this way, you can download the DME Kerala GNM Nursing Merit List 2019. Check whether your name is on the list or not. The list will be published by the Director of Medical Education. Also, selected candidates have to go through the counselling process. Moreover, seat allotment will be done on that basis.

DME Kerala GNM 2019 Cut Off

DME Kerala GNM 2019 Cut Off will be out soon after result declaration. It signifies the minimum qualifying marks. Candidates who will be having this much score will be eligible. No entrance exam is conducted for it. Therefore, note that it is entirely based on the score of 10+2 or equivalent exam. For getting enrolled in this course, candidates should have these minimum marks. Further, this cut off directly impacts the merit list. As the candidates are then segregated based on their marks by the Kerala GNM Cut Off List.

Check your GNM Nursing Kerala 2019 Result on time. From there you can predict whether your name will be on the merit list or not.

GNM Nursing Kerala 2019 Counselling

The counselling process will start soon after the release of the merit list. However, the dates of the counselling has been released. The Kerala GNM Nursing Counselling will take place on 4th October 2019. Candidates will be allotted seats on the day of Kerala GNM Nursing 2019 Counselling. The details will be provided by the Director of Medical Education. Candidates need to submit a declaration in the form given in Annexure I. Note that it has to be signed by the candidate and attested by parents or guardians. Further, admission will be refused if this declaration is not produced. The candidates have to appear for this round for completing the admission process. In case of emergency, candidates guardians or parents can act as a proxy. If no prior information is there, then admission will be canceled.

The admission will be canceled if a candidate is involved in a criminal case and has provided false certificates. Moreover, the concerned college also has the right to cancel the admission. During the training period, candidates will be under control of respective college principals.


General Nursing and Midwifery course teach nurses about nursing and health care. Further, this course makes nurses capable of dealing with competencies in hospitals. During this course, students develop various skills in them. Some of the skills that they develop include tremendous patience and punctuality. Thus, these professionals are hired in various capacities. They have excellent job opportunities in both the public and private sector. Some of the careers they can opt for are given below.

  • Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Midwife Nurse
  • Sale-Purchase Assistant
  • Teacher & Junior Lecturer
  • Forensic Nursing
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Staff Nurse
  • ICU Nurse
  • Community Health Nurse

Further, they get jobs in various areas. Some of the areas or fields they work in are mentioned below. Moreover, the professionals in this field are expected to carry out certain responsibilities. They are expected to assist in research activity, monitoring patient’s condition, set up medical equipment, and provide effective nursing care.

  • Old Age Homes
  • Nursing Homes
  • Orphanages
  • Industries
  • Sanatoriums
  • Government & Private Hospitals
  • Armed Forces
  • Education Institutions
  • Rural Health Centers


Q1. From where can I download the Kerala GNM Nursing Merit List 2019?

Ans. It will be available on the official website, i.e

Q2. Will I receive any notification regarding the release date of the GNM/ANM Kerala Merit List?

Ans. No, you need to look for it in the newspaper and on the official site.

Q3. What if my name is not in the Merit List of DME Kerala GNM 2019?

Ans. You are not eligible for admission if your name is not there in the list.

Q4. Is it important to appear for Kerala GNM Nursing 2019 Counselling?

Ans. Yes, the failure of the same may lead to admission cancelation.

Q5. Can my parents act as a proxy, if I am unable to attend Kerala 2019 Counselling for GNM Admission?

Ans. Yes, for that candidates need to submit a declaration in the form given in Annexure I. Note that it has to be signed by the candidate and attested by parents or guardians.

Q6. What if my marks are less than the GNM Kerala 2019 Cut Off?

Ans. The cut-off list mentions the minimum qualifying marks. Thus, you are not eligible for admission. Candidates need to match the cut off marks for getting admitted.

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