Punjab GNM 2020: The BFUHS GNM Counselling has started for Govt. GNM Colleges of Punjab. Candidates can thus now fill in their choices. The link to apply for online counselling is provided below. GNM stands for General Nursing and Midwifery Course. In addition, it is a diploma course. Moreover, this course revolves around nursing and healthcare in general. Applicants will be eligible to get admission in General Nursing and Midwifery Course through the admission process. The conducting authority is the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Punjab. They organize and manage the admission procedure every year for the applicants. For more details, regarding Punjab GNM Nursing 2020 Admission read further.

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Applicants who want to participate in the admission procedure need to fill and submit the duly filled application form. The form will be available online. Further, after that, a merit list will release. The merit list candidates will then appear for counselling round. But, to get admission to the university, applicants should meet the eligibility criteria. In addition, note that Punjab Nursing Admission Process 2020 will be carried out on the basis of merit.


BFUHS GNM Counselling for the Government colleges has begun via online mode. Candidates can now fill in their choices of GNM Institutes. As per the filled in choices, the institutes will be allotted to the students.

  • BFUHS GNM Application Form is available via online mode. Candidates can apply via online mode only. In addition, the form must be submitted before 31st August 2020. – Apply Here
  • The Punjab Nurses Registration Council has been closed till 31st March 2020 due to the outbreak of the Corona Virus. Thus, all the events are on hold right now. The schedule for the events will be released soon by the authorities.

Punjab GNM Admission Important Dates

Candidates should be aware of all the important dates. Note that the officials may not accept your requests after the due date. Therefore, make sure that you submit your application form and documents on time.

Name of the Important eventsDates Scheduled 
Last date of Submission of Application Form24th July 2020

31st August 2020

Release of the Merit List30th July 2020

August 2020

Commencement of Counseling1st – 2nd August 2020

05th September 2020

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Eligibility for Punjab GNM 2020 Course Admission

The candidates have to meet the eligibility criteria. The ineligible candidates will not be eligible for Punjab GNM Nursing Admission 2020. Candidates can refer to the below-mentioned points, for checking whether they are eligible for the course or not.

  • Candidate should be a minimum of 17 years of age and a maximum of 35 years of age on 31/12/2020.
  • There is no age bar for ANM.
  • The required minimum education is 10+2 class passed.
  • The authorities will give the first preference to Science (PCB) + English students.
  • The course requires a minimum aggregate of 40% marks.
  • And up to matric (10th), Punjabi is compulsory.
  • The other students who are not from Punjab need to pass out from recognized Board under PSEB/CBSE/ICSE or other equivalent Board with 40% marks.

Other Requirements for Punjab GNM 2020 Admission

  • The candidate should be medically fit.
  • Candidate should be a resident of Punjab and should produce their resident certificate at the time of the counselling venue.
  • Instructions about the Resident certificate will be available on the University website.
  • There is a 5% differently disabled reservation. It shall be as per the provision of the Right of Persons with Disability Act, 2016.
  • The candidate will have to produce a disability certificate from the competent authority.
  • A Committee will be formed consisting of the medical officer authorized by the medical board of state government. There will also be a nursing expert in the panel.
  • Only a limited number of candidates will be eligible for counseling.
  • Admission will be given on the basis of merit (marks secured by the candidate in 10+2 examination).
  • The Reservations of seats for SC/ST, OBC and others will be as per Punjab Government Reservations policy.

Check – WB ANM Application Form 2019

Punjab GNM and ANM 2020 Application Form

Punjab GNM Nursing 2020 Application Form has to be submitted before the due date. Note that the officials will not accept any application after the given date. Further, make sure that all the information that you mention in the form is correct. If any of the information is found to be false at later stages, then your admission can get canceled. Other important details regarding the application form are mentioned down below.

Important Details

  • On 28th June 2020, Punjab GNM 2020 Application Form is expected to be released for (Baba Farid University of Health Science).
  • Applicants have to fill the application form in online mode. It will be available on the official website of the university- ( www.bfuhs.ac.in/ )
  • Applicants will have to register and create a new Id to get access to the application form.
  • For registration, you need to click on the registration tab available on the homepage.
  • After that, applicants have to fill the basic details like name, contact number, email ID, etc.
  • Applicants have to provide all correct details like email Id and contact number. These details will be used in the future to contact the applicants.
  • After successful registration applicants will get the application form.
  • Fill the form by entering all the mandatory details.
  • Applicants will need to fill in all personal, educational, contact, parents, course-related details in the application form.
  • Applicants are advised to read the important instructions carefully. They are mentioned on the official website of the university. Do that before filing the form.
  • After filing important details applicants will upload scanned images of photograph and signature.
  • Applicants remember that the scanned images of photographs and signature have to be in a specified size and format. It will be on the official website.
  • Once the form is filled, take a printout of the application form for any future reference.
  • Authorities will not allow any correctional facility once the form is filled.
  • Applicants need to submit the application form to the university before the last date.

Check – AIIMS Nursing Result 2019

Punjab GNM 2020 Admission Application Fee

After successful registration, candidates have to pay the application fee. You can refer to the information given below regarding Punjab 2020 Application Fee. The details mentioned below are as per the last year’s process. Hence, the application fee is subjected to changes. However, we will keep you updated about the changes.

  • The application fee amount will appear on the official website.
  • For the general category applicants, the application fees are Rs 500/-.
  • The application fee for the applicants belonging to the reserved category is Rs 500/-.
  • Applicants can also pay the application fee in offline mode through the demand draft.
  • Note that the demand draft (DD) should be for Medical Superintendent, Civil Hospital, Jalandhar or Principal, School of Nursing, C.H. Jalandhar.
  • For offline fee submission, you need to submit the application form along with the demand draft. Along with the attested copies of the necessary documents, make it to the School of Nursing, S.B.L.S. Civil Hospital, Jalandhar.

Punjab GNM Merit List

Punjab GNM Nursing 2020 Merit List will be available on the website of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. Note that only merit list candidates will be eligible for admission. This list helps the officials in segregating candidates. Furthermore, this makes the admission process much easier. The other details related to the merit list are given down below.

  • Authorities will prepare a merit list of the qualified candidates, after the completion of application forms.
  • The merit list will solely base on the marks secured by the applicants in the intermediate (10+2) exams.
  • Applicants whose names are there on the merit list will be eligible to appear for further admission procedures.
  • The merit list will be updated on the official website.
  • Applicants have to go through the official website of the university and check for the merit list.
  • Applicants with their names in the merit list will have to appear for the counseling round.

Tie-Breaking Criteria

In case there are two or more candidates will equal marks, then their inter-se merit will come in. It will be determined in accordance with the following criteria :

  1.  If the marks in the qualifying examination are the same then the candidates obtaining more marks in the matric examination will get a higher rank.
  2. If two or more candidates have equal marks in (a) above criteria, then, the candidate senior in age will get a higher rank in the order of merit.

Check- Odisha GNM/ANM Admission 2019

Punjab GNM Counselling for Admission 2020

The counselling phase comes after the merit list releases. So, it is very important. The seats will be allotted to candidates on the basis of this round. The information related to the counseling is available down below for the candidates:

  • Punjab GNM Counselling is expected to start from 1st August to 2nd August 2020.
  • Counseling round will be conducted for qualified applicants. It is there to provide them with their choice of college.
  • Applicants will have to appear for counseling round according to the merit list.
  • At the time of counseling, applicants have to carry all original and attested copies of the required documents.
  • Those documents will be checked for verification.
  • After the completion of the verification process, applicants will get admission to the university.
  • After verification process applicants need to pay the counselling fee.
  • You will get the details of the counseling fee from the university.
  • There is only one way to pay the counseling fee. It is in offline mode only by demand draft.
  • Authorities will not accept any other mode for the payment of the counseling fee.

Check – Nursing Entrance Exams

Colleges offering Admission in Punjab GNM Course

For the Punjab 2020 GNM Nursing Admissions in the GNM course, the Government has 7 schools of Nursing. Their aim is to improve the health status of people of Punjab. Along with that, they want to impart training to girls in General Nursing and Midwifery. Punjab Government, Indian Nursing Council, and Punjab Nurses Registration Council have approved all these schools of Nursing.

All the schools are affiliated with Government hospitals located in the reputed areas of the cities. The category-wise break-up of seats will be appearing at the time/venue of counseling. Furthermore, we have listed the institutions along with the number of seats available in it.

Sr No.

Name of the Institute

No. of seats available


Amritsar Shaheed Madan Lal Dhingra Memorial Govt. School of Nursing



Bathinda Government G.N.M.Training School



Gurdaspur Government G.N.M. School of Nursing



Jalandhar Government School of Nursing, Shaheed Babu Labh Singh Civil Hospital



Patiala Government School of Nursing Mata Kaushalaya Hospital



Ropar Government Institute of Nursing and Paramedical Sciences



Sangrur Government Nursing Training School


Check – GNM Nursing Merit List 2020

Punjab Nursing 2020 Course Fees

The students qualifying for the Counselling round will have to pay the fees. Moreover, the annual fees are Rs 35,000. Further, these fees include – Tuition Fee, Clinical Charges, Amalgamated Funds, etc. Note that you need to pay the fee on time. Moreover, the candidates who are unable to submit their fees on time may lose out their seats to other deserving candidates.

The break-up amount of fees category-wise is available down below-

Type of FeeAmount
Admission FeeRs. 2,000
Tuition FeeRs. 15,000
Clinical ChargesRs. 500
Amalgamated FundsRs. 17,500
Security Fee ( Refundable)Rs.5,000
Hostel Fee(Per Month)Rs. 400

Check – Gujarat Nursing Merit List

NOTE about the Course Fees

  • All the selected candidates will have to deposit full fee on the day of joining. The deposit should be in the shape of Demand Draft favoring Principal of the respective institution.
  • Failure to deposit the fee on the day of joining will lead to cancellation of your admission. And that seat will be for the next candidate in subsequent counseling.
  • All charges are subject to revision by Punjab Government from time to time during the period of course. That means they have the authority to make changes in the fee structure.
  • Moreover, candidates from Reserved Category will have to provide an Income Certificate from the Competent Authority.
  • Candidates with parents having an annual income of less than 2.5 Lacs will be exempted from paying the Annual Course Fee. But these candidates will have to deposit a sum of Rs. 5000/- on the day of joining. This will be for security otherwise their admission will be canceled.
  • Candidates belonging to Reserved Category with parents income above 2.5 Lacs per annum or who do not bring any Income Certificate will have to pay Rs.40000/-. That is their annual fees and security deposit (35000/- + 5000/-) as course fee. In addition, the candidate should pay the fee on time, else seat will be allotted to other deserving candidates.
  • Furthermore, students will have to pay for the uniform and books separately.

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