UP B.Sc Nursing Admission 2024: Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University Announces UPCNET Entrance Exam Details

Uttar Pradesh, India – Aspiring nursing professionals, mark your calendars! The Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University, Uttar Pradesh, is set to conduct the Uttar Pradesh Common Nursing Entrance Test (UPCNET) for the academic year 2024. This state-level entrance exam serves as the gateway to various esteemed nursing courses offered across Uttar Pradesh.

The UPCNET 2024 examination will offer opportunities for admission into a diverse range of nursing programs, including BSc Nursing, Post Basic BSc Nursing, MSc Nursing, along with nurse practitioner in critical care (NPCC) (two years). Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University, UP, Lucknow (ABVMU) is conducting the Common Nursing Entrance Test (CNET) for admission for academic session 2024-25. For
a) All Nursing Colleges Affiliated to ABVMU
b) SGPGIMS, Lucknow
c) KGMU, Lucknow
d) RMLIMS, Lucknow
e) UPUMS, Saifai
f) All Govt. & Private Universities / Deemed Universities of U.P

Application forms for Common Nursing Entrance Test (CNET) for admission to B.Sc. Nursing Course (4 Years) for academic session 2024-25 will be available on University Website www.abvmuup.edu.in from month of April.

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Examination Fee Candidates for the entrance test will have to pay a fee of Rs. 3000/- for Unreserved/Other Backward Classes (UR/OBC) and Rs. 2000/- for SC/ST/PwD

UP Nursing Admission Important Dates 2024

Important EventsTentative Dates
Application form Available (Online) (Application form should be filled through online mode only.) No Application Form shall be received by post or any other meansTentative schedule – month of April on www.abvmuup.edu.in
Last Date of Application
To be announced on website
Admit card available online from
To be announced on website
Exam Date (Entrance Exam will be conducted in offline mode by black ball pen, provided at the centre)Tentative Date -2nd June 2024 (nursing) 9th June -paramedical
Place of ExaminationTo be intimated on Admit Card
Answer Key ReleaseTo be announced on website
Objection WindowTo be announced on website
Declaration of ResultTo be announced on website
Website – www.abvmuup.edu.in
Email – cnetabvmuup2023@gmail.com
Helpline Contact No: 9219527380, 7905547362 (10:00 AM‐6:00PM) on working days.

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for the UPCNET 2024 Exam, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  1. Age Limit:
    • Minimum age for admission is 17 years on or before 31st December 2024.
    • The maximum age limit for admission is 35 years for Unreserved (UR), OBC, EWS,SC and ST, however the maximum age for candidates with Physical Disability (PD/PwD) will be 40 years. (As per INC regulation)
  2. Nationality: Candidates from all over India, including NRIs, are eligible to apply.
  3. Medical Fitness: Candidates must be medically fit to pursue the desired nursing course.

B.Sc. Nursing Course (4 Years) Minimum qualifications for admission are as per INC Regulation: –

  1. Candidates with Science who have passed qualifying 12th Standard examination (10+2) and must have obtained a minimum of 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB) taken together and passed in English individually from any recognized board.
  2. In respect of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC the marks obtained in 3 core subjects shall be 40% instead of 45% for General Category candidates.
  3. English is a compulsory subject in 10+2 for eligibility for admission in B.Sc. Nursing.
  4. Candidates are also eligible from State Open School recognized by State Government and National Institute of Open School (NIOS) recognized by central government having Science subjects and English only.
  5. Color Blind candidates are eligible provided that color corrective contact lens and spectacles are worn by such candidates.
  6. The selection of candidates will be subject to medical fitness. No selected candidate will be permitted to join the course unless declared medically fit by the Medical Board appointed by the University.
  7. Married candidates are also eligible.

How To Fill B.Sc Nursing Application Form

Filling the UP B.Sc Nursing Application Form requires careful attention to detail and adherence to the guidelines. Here’s a step-by-step guide to assist you:

Step 1: Candidate Registration:

  1. Read and Understand Guidelines: Begin by comprehensively reviewing the application guidelines provided by Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University.
  2. Candidates should visit the official website of the ABVMU University -www.abvmuup.edu.in and Click on the Link for Common Entrance Test (CET) 2023-24
  3. Candidates should first register by clicking the “Register > Login > Pay > Fill Form” button for B.Sc. Nursing
  4. During the registration process the candidates will have to submit the following information:

a) First Name (As per Class 10th Certificate/Marksheet)
b) Middle Name
c) Last Name
d) Father’s Name (As per Class 10th Certificate/Marksheet)
e) Mother’s Name (As per Class 10th Certificate/Marksheet)
f) Date of Birth (As per Class 10th Certificate/Marksheet),
g) Age
h) Gender
i) Email Address (Valid Email for Future Information & Notifications)
j) Mobile Number (Valid & Active Number for SMS/EMAIL based delivery of Registration
k) Place of Birth
l) Nationality
m) Category
n) Sub-Category

5. Upon successful completion of the registration form, the candidate will receive his/her Registration Id number on their registered mobile number and email address.

6. information submitted at this stage will be auto filled in the Personal Information Section (Stage 1) of the application form

* Primary Information submitted during registration cannot be changed or altered at any later stage

Step 2: Login & Fee Payment:

  1. Once the candidate has successfully registered, they are required to login into the Application portal by clicking “Register > Login > Pay > Fill Form” button for B.Sc. Nursing
  2. To login, the candidate will be required to submit their Unique Registration Id Number and Date of Birth to successfully log into the B.Sc. Nursing CNET 2023 Applicant Dashboard. The Unique Registration ID Number and Date of Birth should match for a successful login
  3. If a candidate forgets their Registration Id number, they can click on “Forgot Registration Id Number” to receive their Unique Registration Id number on their registered mobile number via a SMS/EMAIL.
  4. Once the candidate has successfully logged into the CNET 2023 Applicant Dashboard, they will have to click on “Pay Fee for B.Sc. Nursing” button to pay the mandatory application fee
  5. On clicking the “Pay Fee for B.Sc. Nursing” button, the candidate will be redirected to an Online Payment Gateway to pay the Application Fee Online via a Debit Card / Credit Card/ Net Banking or UPI
  6. Candidates will receive a payment receipt upon a successful payment confirmation from the bank
  7. Once the payment is confirmed, the candidates will be able to see a “Fill Form” button to fill the application form

Step 3: Application Form Filling & Submission:

  1. The application is a Multi-Step form that is only available once the payment has been processed.
  2. The candidate details are saved at each stage enabling the candidate to review, update or edit the application at anytime prior to final submission
  3. The applicant will have to Click on the “Fill Form” button to start filling the form
  4. Application Form – Stage 1: Personal Information
  5. Application Form – Stage 2: Address – Residential details, including Address, State, City and Pin code
  6. Application Form – Stage 3: Educational Qualifications
  7. Application Form – Stage 4: Photo, Signature & Verification
  8. Application Form – Stage 5: Refund Details
  9. Photo & Signature Guidelines: The format (.jpg) should be between (50-200KB size)

Documents Required: During the application process, candidates will need to produce the following documents:

  1. Mark sheets and Passing Certificates
  2. Passport Size Photographs
  3. Identity Proof
  4. Caste Certificate (For Reserved Category Candidates)
  5. EWS Certificate (if applicable)
  6. Bank Account Details (for Refund Processing, if applicable)

Minimum Qualifying Marks:
The minimum qualifying criteria of entrance test to admission to B.Sc. Nursing is as under:
General – 50th percentile
General- PwD – 45th percentile
SC/ST/OBC- 40th percentile


  1. Mode of Examination: MCQs – Objective/Multiple Choice response Questions to be answered on Optical Mark Reader Sheet (OMR sheet) using black ball point pen provided at the Center.
  2. Number of Questions: 200
  3. Marks: Every single correct response will get 01 mark each. No Negative Markings for incorrect response and/or more than one response.
  4. Medium of Examination: English Syllabus: Nursing Aptitude (20%), Physics (20%), Chemistry (20%), Biology (20%), English and General Knowledge (20%) of Intermediate Standard (Class 12).

Counseling Process: Following the conclusion of the UPCNET 2024 exam and result declaration, the counseling process for UP Nursing Admission will commence. Registrations for counseling will be conducted online on the official website (@abvmuup.edu.in). Online Counselling shall be done by ABVMU, UP

For further updates and detailed information, candidates are advised to stay tuned to the official website of Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University, Uttar Pradesh. Aspiring nurses across Uttar Pradesh, gear up for a promising future in the noble field of healthcare as UP Nursing Admission 2024 unfolds its doors of opportunity!