UP Nurses and Midwives Council is a state-level nursing council that is under the regulation of the Indian Nursing Council. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) is the regulator for two professions: nursing and midwifery. The primary purpose of the NMC is the protection of the public. It does this by maintaining a register of all nurses, midwives, and community public health nurses, who are eligible to practice within the state of Uttar Pradesh. Also, it sets the standards for their education, training, and conduct. UP Nurses and Midwives Council comes under the U.P. Act No. XV of 1934.

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Also, it is registered & recognized by the Indian Nursing Council. Therefore, the council has the authority to assign the Registration of Nurses, General Nurse & Midwives, Health Worker (Female), B.Sc. Nursing & Auxiliary Nurse Midwives as per the schedule of the Indian Nursing Council.

UP Nurses and Midwives Council: Details

The UP Nurses and Midwives Council is set under the regulations of the Indian Nursing Council and it functions to conduct different nursing diplomas as well as paramedical courses in Uttar Pradesh. One should understand the functions of any state nursing council. In this section, we have given a description of the functions of any state nursing council. State Nursing Councils (SNC) were set-up in the year 1926 to control the training and practice within the state and issue licenses to qualified nurses. Also, a license issued by a council provides assurance to the public that the nurse has met predetermined standards. The major functions of SNCs are:

  • Recognition of Nursing Institution within the state.
  • It also functions for the registration and renewal of the licenses for qualified Nursing personnel.
  • Reworking of License.

However, in India, few SNC act as qualification conferring bodies for diploma courses as well.

Functions of UP Nursing Council

The UP Nurses and Midwives Council comes under Uttar Pradesh State Medical Faculty. The state nursing council of UP is responsible to conduct various nursing as well as diploma-level courses. Also, the council is responsible for other non-academic functions. Some of the major functions of the UP Nursing Council are:

  • The Council has the power to make bye-laws to provide for the recognition of institutions competent to give such training.
  • Also, it registers the candidates who have undergone the necessary course of training. And have passed the examination prescribed for Nurses, Health Visitors, Midwives, Auxiliary Nurse & Midwife, and Dais.
  • It also  issues the Diploma certificates for various ANM, GNM, and other nursing courses
  • The Uttar Pradesh Nurses Council also conducts the examination under the powers of the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh to make bye-laws. The UP Nurses Registration Council follows the Syllabus of the Indian Nursing Council and the bye-laws framed by the State Govt.

List of Courses and Colleges Offering Nursing Admissions in UP

There are various nursing and paramedical courses that UP State Nursing Council offers each academic year. The aspiring candidates can check the official website of the nursing council of the state, the link of which is given at the end of the article. Here is the tabular form of various courses and the list of institutions offering those courses. The aspirants need to go through each course, in detail, before applying for that particular course.

S.No.CourseDurationSeatsRegistration/Application FeesList of Colleges
1.Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM)3 years13663Rs. 1000/- (For Candidates belonging to UP)

Rs. 2000/- (For Other State  Candidates)

View Institute
2.Auxiliary Nurse & Midwife / Health Worker (Female) 2 years11920Rs. 1000/- (For Candidates belonging to UP)

Rs. 2000/- (For Other State  Candidates)

View Institute
3.B.Sc. Nursing4 years5290Rs. 2500/- (For Candidates belonging to UP)

Rs. 4000/- (For Other State  Candidates)

View Institute
4.Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing2 years1240Rs. 2500/- (For Candidates belonging to UP)

Rs. 4000/- (For Other State  Candidates)

View Institute
5.M.Sc. Nursing2 years444Rs. 2500/- (For Candidates belonging to UP)

Rs. 5000/- (For Other State  Candidates)

View Institute
6.Post Basic Diploma in Psychiatry/Mental Health Nursing1 year40Rs. 2000/- (For Candidates belonging to UP)

Rs. 4000/- (For Other State  Candidates)

View Institute

Check- UP State Medical Faculty Counseling

Syllabus of Various Nursing Courses in Uttar Pradesh

The UP Nurses and Midwives Council Syllabus is decided by the guidelines of the council members. Because there is a defined course curriculum for various nursing courses. Therefore, each institution/college has to adhere to the defined syllabus. Here is a list of various nursing courses and the syllabus of each of these courses in PDF form.

  • Syllabus for GNM (General Nurse & Midwife)

The GNM course is the basic nursing course in India which trains nurses in caregiving and maternity-related issues. Refer to the following document for the GNM Syllabus PDF.

  • Syllabus for ANM (Auxiliary Nurse & Midwife)

The purpose of the ANM course is to train the ANM to function at community/ state levels with specific skills to fulfill the health needs of the community. Refer to the following document for the ANM Syllabus PDF.

UP Nursing Council Course Fees for Various Courses

The Uttar Pradesh Nursing Council decides the annual course fees for various nursing and paramedical courses. The candidates need to check the course fees and pay the fees in the required mode of payment. Also, the candidates need to read all the instructions before paying the course fees. The final payment receipt pdf needs to be kept for future reference. However, one copy of the payment receipt needs to be submitted to the college’s office. Here is the list of annual course fees for various courses.

Admission fees for all Nursing and Paramedical Courses
Sr. No.Course NameGovernment SectorPrivate Sector
Yearly FeeAdmission Fee (One Time)Monthly / Yearly Fee
1Diploma in General Nursing & MidwiferyRs.4500Rs.4500 (Per Month)
2Auxiliary Nurse & Midwife / Health Worker (Female)Rs.3000Rs.3000 (Per Month)
3Certificate in Baby Nursing & Child CareRs.5000
(for the complete course)
4Diploma in Lab TechnicianRs.18,000Rs.1875 (per month)
[SMF Quota] Rs.5000 (per month) [Mgmt. Quota]
5Diploma in X-Ray TechnicianRs.18,000Rs.1875 (per month)
[SMF Quota] Rs.5000 (per month) [Mgmt. Quota]
6Diploma in Radiotherapy TechnicianRs.18,000Rs.1500 (per month)
7Diploma in PharmacyRs.18,000Rs.3750 (per month)
[SMF Quota] Rs.5000 (per month) [Mgmt. Quota]
8Diploma in OptometryRs.4500 (Per Month)
9Diploma in OrthopticsRs.4500 (Per Month)
10Diploma in PhysiotherapyRs.4500 (Per Month)
11Diploma in O.T. TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
12Diploma in Occupational TherapyRs.4500 (Per Month)
13Diploma in Cardiology TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
14Diploma in C.T. Scan TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
15Diploma in Dialysis TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
16Diploma in Emergency & Trauma Care TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
17Diploma in SanitationRs.4500 (Per Month)
18Diploma in M.R.I. TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
19Diploma in C.S.S.D. TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
20Diploma in Blood Transfusion TechnicianRs.4500 (Per Month)
21Certificate in Emergency & Trauma Care AssistantRs.4500 (Per Month)
22Paramedical Degree Courses
[in any Stream]
Rs.6000 (Per Month)
23Paramedical P.G. Courses
[in any Stream]
Rs.9000 (Per Month)
24B.Sc. NursingRs.6000 (Per Month)
25M.Sc. NursingRs.9000 (Per Month)

Registration Fees and Documents Required

The UP State Nursing Council is responsible for the registration of nurses who have got their training from various institutions. The registration is done in order to allow nurses to work in various health centers and nursing homes. Therefore, it is very important for the nurses to get themselves registered with the state nursing council. Without registration, they won’t be able to practice nursing. Here is the information regarding registration fees and the documents required for the registration.

Sr. No.RegistrationFee
General Nurses & Midwife RegistrationRs. 1500/-
Health Worker (Female) RegistrationRs. 1500/-
General Nurse RegistrationRs. 1500/-
Auxiliary Nurse – Midwife RegistrationRs. 1500/-
Midwifery RegistrationRs. 1500/-
B.Sc. Nursing / M.Sc. (Nursing) / Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing RegistrationRs. 2500/-
Post Basic Diploma in Psychiatric / Mental Health Nursing RegistrationRs. 2500/-
Duplicate/Correction Copy of Registration CertificateRs. 1000/-
English Translation of Old Hindi RegistrationRs. 500/-
Name ChangeRs. 500/-
Foreign ConfirmationRs. 5000/-
Verification (Local)Rs. 500/-
Good StandingRs. 500/-
ID Card (Smart Card)Rs. 250/-
No Objection Certificate FeeRs. 500/-

Important Documents Required for Registration

  • Photo-Copy of all Degree & Certificate attested by Principal or Dean of Faculty.
  • Colour Photo & Signature attested by Principal or Dean of Faculty.

Also, the presence of the candidate is a must for applying for the registration.

Instructions for the Registration Fees

  • The registration fees are to be paid online.
  • Fee once paid cannot be exchanged, canceled are refunded
  • This payment is made towards the registration fee only. However, the applicant should submit the application ONLINE by referring to the payment details within the stipulated dates as per the U.P.S.M.F. notification.
  • Please ensure that you submit the application ONLINE within the stipulated date for that fee.
  • Your payment towards the application fee will not make you eligible for registrations (Medical/ Nursing/ Paramedical etc). U.P.S.M.F. verifies your candidature as per the rules and guidelines to decide whether to accept or reject your application.
  • It is the sole discretion of the U.P.S.M.F. committee to finalize the eligibility of the applicant for registrations (Medical/ Nursing/ Paramedical etc) as per the information provided by the applicant.
  • Any dispute arising out of U.P.S.M.F. shall only be settled and decided under the jurisdiction of Hon’ble Lucknow High Court, Lucknow.
5, Sarvpalli
Mall Avenue Road,
Lucknow – 226001 (U.P.)
(0522) 2238846, 2235964, 2235965, 3302100
(0522) 2236600
Monday – Friday (9.30 AM – 6.00 PM)
Email ID
[email protected]
Official Website

UP Nursing Good Standing Certificate

A good certificate is just like a “character certificate” for the nurses. It helps them to verify their background from a previous working place. Also, it helps them while migrating to a foreign country as it verifies the background of the person and helps them to avail of jobs under the government.

How to Obtain a “Good Standing Certificate” from UP Nursing Council?

To obtain a “Good Separate Standing Certificate”, the applicants have to follow the steps below-

  • Fill the Seperate Forms for Provisional/ Permanent/ Additional (MD/MS/etc) Registrations.
  • Before Additional Registration candidate should have Permanent (M.B.B.S.) Registration from this council. Click Here for details.

NOTE: For Good Standing Certificate a crossed demand draft of Rs. 2000/- drawn in favour of “Secretary, Medical Council of India” payable at New Delhi is required.

Fee Structure for “Good Standing Certificate”

Permanent RegistrationRs 2250/-
Permanent Registration (Foreign Qualified)Rs 4250/-
Provisional RegistrationRs 1000/-
Provisional Registration (Foreign Qualified)Rs 3000/-
Registration of Addl. Qualification – for each Additional Qualification.Rs. 1250/-
Duplicate Certificate of Provisional/Permanent RegistrationRs 2000/-
Good Standing CertificateRs 2000/-
Name ChangeRs 500/-
Smart CardRs 250/-



  1. Hi madam
    I want a good standing certificate, how can i apply online and get the certificate. Now iam in Kerala and can’t reach there.. Pls advise

  2. Hello sr I applied online renewed my Telangana Registration into up Registration but how can I track. My registration when it will come by couriour …..

  3. Mam
    In January 2021, I have submitted for UP registration . And NOC also been sent to UP council from MP council. But didn’t got any mail or any information regarding my registration

  4. Hi Madam,
    My name is Sinto and I have my nursing registration at UP board, I need a foreign verification form filled by board to Texas Board, How can I do it, as per Texas board either post or email are ok , Can you please give me a suggestion


    • Hello Thomas Kurian
      You can check the application status from the website. The link is also available in the article.

  6. Hi sir/madam
    I have done my post basic BSC nursing from Uttar Pradesh India and now I am in Australia and I want to study further here and the university asked me for the validity of my degree. So what should I do in that case, shall I provide them good standing certificate or foreign verification. Please guide me through the process.
    Thanks and regards

  7. i have applied for good standing certificate …what was the procedure …third time i have applied m not getting the proper response plz guide me…three time i have visited in council wid this pandemic sitution….my humble reqst ….please guide me in proper way.

    • Hello Sonia
      The details are available on the website. Please check our article.
      The steps have been provided along with the link.

    • Same situation with me also from October , I am trying for my good standing ,2 times I have send demand draft of 5000rs with all documents, I passed my exam in September , my all friends who given exam after me they got licence also , they got good standing so fast from their council, without any problems, what should we do I don’t know , even one time my brother also went to council directly they are not talking properly , not responding to candidate , that employee working there at council they don’t care from how much far candidates are coming , really too much…..

  8. Respected sir/madam
    I have done GNM from Andra Pradesh,and PBBSC nursing from banglore , and now my both certificate is registered with Karnataka nursing council in jan 2021, now I want to do registration in my state U.P nursing council , please tell me the process. what should I do

    • Hi Ajeet,
      For transfer, you need to login and apply online at the NRTS portal and have to provide the reason for the transfer. After issuance of NOC by previous SNRC Online, i.e Karnataka in your case, the new SNRC shall complete transfer formalities with the same registration number.

    • Hi Dharmendra,
      For transfer, you need to login and apply online at the NRTS portal and have to provide the reason for the transfer. After issuance of NOC by previous SNRC Online, the new SNRC shall complete transfer formalities with the same registration number.

    • Hi Dinesh,
      You can make a request for the standing certificate either online by visiting the UP Nursing Council Website (www.upnursescouncil.org) or you can also visit the council office for the same.

      • Hello Praneet
        You need to register for Provisional/ Permanent/ Additional (MD/MS/etc).
        The fee for Good Standing Certificate is Rs 2000.
        The link to apply is available in the article.

  9. Hello sir am pooja I passed gnm in 2017 and I have been lost my gnm certificate please let me know how can I get my documents . I live in new Delhi . many time I called university but they didn’t answer at all . so guid me regarding how can I apply again

    • Hi Pooja,
      If they are not entertaining you on the call. Then, I suggest you visit the council by taking out time. Also, it might take time, so make sure that you have enough time in hand. The process might go as long as a week.

  10. Dear sir/ mam
    I m complete my bsc nursing and I apply online registration for registered nurse in 19/ 01/ 2021 I was registered but have not arrived yet, how much time will it take to register. Kindly reply regarding this.

  11. dear sir/madam
    i have done my GNM from UP councill now i would like to get NOC for further study in gujrat what shall i do?

    • Hi Sheeba,
      You should contact UP GNM Council (www.upnursescouncil.org) regarding this. They are the official authorities to issue NOC to you.

  12. Hello
    M Anas khalid I am Registered in delhi nursing council now I hv to registered in up nursing council. I applied by online mode..in up nursing council and I have print out of application form . Now what I have to do what will be the further process.

  13. Dear Sir /Madam,

    My name is Kochurani Pulavelil Joseph completed nursing and midwifery course in 1997 from SSL Hospital ,BHU,Varanasi and I would like to renew my regitration now.Could you tell me
    what should I do?Kindly do the necessary steps for me.I would be grateful to you.

    Kind Regards
    Kochurani P.J

    • Hi Kochurani,
      For renewal, you should visit the KNMC Website. There you need to fill the online form and the necessary steps will be taken for the renewal.


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