WB GNM Admission 2023 | WB Health Nursing Application Form Details Here

WB GNM Course Admission 2021: Finally, after a long wait the West Bengal GNM Nursing Admission 2021 Notice is released on the WB Health Department Official Website. In a desirable move by the West Bengal State Government, the total number of posts shall be enhanced this year. WB GNM Course Admission is undoubtedly a great career option for the 10+2 candidates since it gives a stable career option for the youths to complete the Nursing Course and secure a government nursing job. It is very true that mostly the students who complete this Course get placed in WB Govt. Health Department Hospitals spread throughout the State.

Thus, students especially female candidates who have passed the HS this year can grab this wonderful career option by applying for this course. Since the WB Nursing Admission is announced on 27th July 2020, So it is very natural that you all are eager to apply for the admission. So, here we shall share with you the most needed details of WB Nursing Admission 2020 details. Hopefully, going through this you all might have a clear idea to successfully submit the application.

Latest Update: WB GNM Admission 2021 Application will be active by July 2021. Stay connected for the updates.

WB GNM Course Admission 2020 – Dates to Remember

Advertisement Date27th July 2020
Online Application will start on28th July 2020
Last Date of Application10th August 2020
Provisional Merit List Publication ( Category Wise & Mark Wise)17th August 2020
Window for correction20th to 22nd August 2020
Candidates Name List for provisional & Medical checkup25th August 2020
Date of verification & medical checkup27th August to 4th September 2020
Final Rank List Publication & Publication of 1st Round Seat Allotment in Nursing Schools11th September 2020
Publication of 1st Round Admission Date14th to 18th September 2020
Publication of Seat Matrix for 2nd Round Counseling26th September 2020
Publication of 2nd Round Seat Allotment in Nursing Schools28th September 2020
2nd Round Admission Date1st to 5th October 2020
Seat matrix publication for mop-up round counseling8th October 2020
Mop-up round counseling & allotment of the seat from Swasthya Bhawan12th October 2020
Mop up Admission Date Publication14th October 2020
Reporting of Candidates to College2nd November 2020
Commencement of Course3rd November 2020

West Bengal GNM Nursing & Midwifery Course Details

By June 2020, West Bengal Govt. Health Department shall invite application from eligible candidates for admission to three years of GNM Training Course and six-month internship training in Nursing Training Schools under the Department. With this announcement, it is also informed that the application will start by 28th July 2020. So the Key Points are –

  • Name of the Course: GNM or General Nursing & Midwifery Course
  • Duration : 3 Years & 6 months of training
  • Notification by -Department of Health & Family Welfare ( Govt. of WB)

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WB GNM 2020 Application Seats Increased

Increasing the No of seats from 2405 in last year, the GNM Seats had been increased to 2817. Thus more vacancies imply more opportunities. Below is the vacant seat distribution in 2020 according to nursing training schools attached to Govt. Hospitals.

Sl. NoName of InstitutionSeats
1Burdwan Medical College & Hospital100
2Barasat District Hospital, North 24 Pgns100
3Bankura Sammilani Medical College & Hospital115
4College of Medicine & Sagore Dutta Hospital, North 24 Pgns120
5GNM Training Centre, Govt Medical College & Hospital, Purulia100
6Lalgarh GNM Training Centre, Jhargram115
7North Bengal Medical College & Hospital, Darjeeling100
8SSKM Hospital, Kolkata150
9Basirhat District Hospital65
10Calcutta National Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata50
11Chittaanjan Sevasadan & Sishusadan, Kolkata56
12Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Kalyani60
13Ghatal Sub Division Hospital, Paschim Medinipur60
14JNM Hospital, Kalyani60
15Jalpaiguri District Hospital80
16Jangipur Sub Divisional Hospital, Murshidabad60
17Jhargram District Hospital, Jhargram75
18LDV Hospital, Kolkata55
19Coochbehar Govt. Medical College & Hospital50
20MR Bangur Hospital, South 24 Paraganas40
21Malda Medical College & Hospital50
22Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata60
23Medinipur Medical College & Hospital, Paschim Medinipur60
24Murshidabad Medical College & Hospital60
25NRS Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata70
26RG Kar Medical College & Hospital, Kolkata45
27SN Pandit Hospital, Kolkata36
28Uluberia Sub Divisional Hospital, Howrah90
29Alipurduar District Hospital50
30Darjeeling District Hospital75
31Kalimpong District Hospital50
32Suri District Hospital, Birbhum100
33Tamluk District Hospital, Purba Medinipur100
34Hooghly District Hospital, Hooghly60
35Howrah District Hospital50
36Balurghat District Hospital, Dakshin Dinajpur65
37Nadia District Hospital, Krishnanagar60
38Ashok Nagar Govt Hospital, North 24 Pgns ( For Male )85
39Bagha Jatin Govt Hospital, Kolkata ( For Male )40

Eligibility to apply for WB Nursing GNM Course 2021

Students willing to get admitted in GNM Course in West Bengal should satisfy the following conditions as per the notification.

Residential EligibilityApplying students should be a citizen of India and he/she should be a permanent resident of West Bengal especially of the district from which she/he applies for at least 5 years as on the date of application.
Educational QualificationWilling students should have passed 10+2 from WBCHSE or equivalent with 40% qualifying marks in English. Application from candidates who have completed the course on vocational studies shall also be accepted. Students should refer to the notification for more details.
Age Limit as on 31/12/2021The Applicants Age should be 17 to 27 Years.

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WB GNM Application 2021 | Online Application continues

Good News for the interested candidates as WB GNM Admission Application 2020 has become online too. Similar to the Previous year, this year also the application is completely online. Hence, candidates need not send the application to the Nursing Colleges. Simply log in to the official portal and submit the online application within the closing date. More details of the application process and important links are appended below.

Selection Process in WB GNM Course Admission

Selection of the candidates for admission shall be made strictly on the basis of total marks obtained in compulsory subjects [Languages out of which English with a minimum of 40% Marks must be one and three elective subjects (best three) except Environmental Education] in HS (10+2) Examination.

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Steps to Apply Online for WB Health GNM Application 2021

  • At first, every applicant should visit the WB Health Official Website at wbhealth.gov.in and click on Online Admission for Nursing Diploma Course ANM (R) and GNM 2021.
  • Applicants should enter the User ID and Password if Registered.
  • Those candidates who did not registered need to click on New User.
  • Now Enter the details for the Account Creation Stage.
  • Enter the basic details and upload the photographs and click on Save as Draft.
  • Now Enter the Higher Secondary Examination Details like Full marks, obtained marks & percentage, upload the documents. Finally click on save as draft.
  • Enter the Address & Guardian details on this page.
  • Select the Nursing Training Centres & Click on Save as draft.
  • Go through the declaration and click on Final Submit.
  • This page shows the choices and also the order of preference of the applicants. Candidates can add Nursing Schools and also Lock the option.
  • Thus the application process is over.

Apply Online for WB GNM Admission 2021

From the above information, it is quite clear that the application for GNM Course in West Bengal is completely online, therefore submit the application through WB Health Portal within the closing date. So, we suggest the candidates download the official notification first and decide the preference of Nursing College earlier. This way after if you have decided the preference, the application process will be much easier and quicker. The direct link to WB GNM Nursing Admission Notice 2020 and also the application link is attached below. Hopefully, this will be useful to the interested applicants.

WB GNM Course Admission 2020 – Important Links

Official Notification of 2020 Download
WB GNM Notification in BengaliDownload
Residential Certificate ProformaClick Here
GNM Medical Certificate ProformaClick Here
Self Declaration Annexure for seeking Income & Asset CertificateClick Here
Income & Asset Certificate Proforma for EWS CandidatesClick Here
User Manual to ApplyClick Here
Online Application Link of 2020Click Here
Merit List DownloadClick Here

List of Nursing Institutes in WB GNM Admission 2021

DistrictsAuthority for Verification Purposes
AlipurduarThe Senior Sister Tutor, Nursing Training School, Alipurduar District Hospital, P.O.& Dist.-Alipurduar
DarjeelingThe Senior Sister Tutor, Nursing Training School, Darjeeling District Hospital, P.O.& Dist.-Darjeeling, PIN-734101
Cooch BeharThe Principal Nursing Officer, Nursing Training School, North Bengal Medical College & Hospital, P.O. Susrutnagar, Dist.- Darjeeling PIN – 735532
JalpaiguriThe Senior Sister Tutor, Nursing Training School, Jalpaiguri District Hospital, Jalpaiguri
Dakshin DinajpurThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Dakshin Dinajpur District Hospital, Balurghat, P.O-Balurghat, Dakshin Dinajpur – 733124
Uttar Dinajpur & MaldaThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Malda Medical College, Malda
NadiaThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, District Hospital, Nadia, Shaktinagar, P.O-Krishnanagar, Nadia-741101
MurshidabadThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Murshidabad Medical College, Murshidabad
BankuraThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Bankura Sammiloni Medical College, Bankura, 722101
PuruliaThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Purulia Govt. Medical College, Purulia
BirbhumThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Suri District Hospital, Birbhum
Purba BurdwanThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Burdwan Medical College and Hospital, Burdwan – 713101
Paschim BurdwanThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Asansol District Hospital, Paschim Burdwan
Purba MedinipurThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, District Hospital, Purba Medinipur, P.O-Tamluk, Purba Medinipur – 721636
JhargramThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Jhargram District Hospital, Jhargram
Paschim MedinipurThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Medinipur Medical College and Hospital, Paschim Medinipur
HowrahThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, District Hospital, Howrah
HooghlyThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, District Hospital, Hooghly, Post-Chinsurah
South 24-ParganasThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, M.R. Bangur Hospital, Tollygunj, Kolkata-700033
North 24 ParganasThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, Barasat District Hospital, North 24 Parganas
KolkataThe Principal of Nursing Officer, Nursing Traning School, NRS Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata

FAQ on WB GNM Admission Notice 2021

When will the online application for the WB Health GNM start ?

The Online Application for the WB GNM Application shall start from July 2021.

Which is the official website to check the latest updates ?

You can check the latest updates from this website or can visit the Official website at wbhealth.gov.in

What is the next stage after the online application ?

After the Online Application, WB Health shall release the merit list.

How can I know that if I am selected or not ?

You can check the merit list on the release after the release of it from WB Health.

Is there any other process of application for the WB GNM Admission 2021 ?

No, only online application at WB Health is the exclusive method to apply for WB GNM Admission 2021.

We hope the interested students have found the information here to be helpful. Hence, for the latest updates on WB GNM Application 2021 make sure to bookmark this page. You can also share your queries to let us help in filling the application form. We would be glad to answer your queries in this regard.

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