AIIMS Nursing 2020: Exam Dates, Eligibility, Application Form, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result

AIIMS Nursing Exam

Conducted by All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, AIIMS Nursing is a national-level entrance test conducted to offer admission to various nursing programmes such as M.Sc. Nursing, B.Sc. Nursing (Post Basic), B.Sc. (Hons), etc. Nursing aspirants can take AIIMS Nursing 2020 to get into AIIMS and other affiliated nursing colleges across the country. Admission will be based on the score obtained by the students in the entrance examination.  The exam is organised every year in online mode. Those appearing in the test are suggested to go through the article and learn more about the registration process, eligibility, exam pattern and much more. Also check the details on how to get into AIIMS with the correct preparation guide.

AIIMS Nursing 2020 Latest Updates – AIIMS has released the results of AIIMS B.Sc Nursing 2020 for Post Basic exam. Candidates can download B.Sc Nursing (Post Basic) results 2020 by visiting the official website of AIIMS. The final B.Sc Nursing (Post Basic) result PDF contains the candidate’s Roll Number, Total Marks, Category, and the Final Rank secured in the examinations.

AIIMS Nursing 2020 Overview -

Exam Name

AIIMS Nursing 2020


All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

Level of Exam

National Level


Admission to UG & PG nursing programmes

Mode of Exam



Every year

Exam Type


Total Duration

120 minutes

Official Website

Popular Exams -

Every year, nursing exam is conducted on All India Level and State level. Some of the most popular Nursing Exams are – AIIMS Nursing Exam, JIPMER Nursing Exam, AFMC Nursing Exam, Lady Hardinge Nursing Exam etc.

The AIIMS University conducts nursing entrance exams every year on all India level. It takes students for B.Sc and M.Sc in Nursing.

AIIMS Nursing Exam 2020 Important Dates

AIIMS Nursing 2020 Events

AIIMS Nursing 2020 Dates

B.Sc. Nursing  Post Basic/ Paramedical/ Honors

M.Sc. Nursing/ M.Sc. Biotechnology

Online registration begins

12th December 2019

13th December 2019

Online registration closes

16th January 2020

16th January 2020

AIIMS Nursing online registration link (Reopens)

06th May 2020

06th May 2020

AIIMS Nursing online registration link (closed on)

11th May 2020

11th May 2020

Release of admit card

5th June 2020

5th June 2020

Exam commences

11th June 2020

11th June 2020

Result announcement

20th June 2020 (Stage-I)

19th June 2020

Interview & Personnel Assessment

8th July 2020


Declaration of Final Result

13th July 2020 (Officially Out)


Counselling process begins

August 2020

August 2020

AIIMS Nursing Exam Previous Years Solved Papers

AIIMS Nursing Exam 2020 Pattern & Syllabus

AIIMS Nursing exam will be conducted in the English language. All the questions will be objective types. Take a look at the exam pattern of each exam -

AIIMS B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing 2020

Exam Pattern


Medium of exam


Type of questions

Objective type questions

Number of subjects

4 subjects – Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Knowledge

Duration of exam

2 hours

Total marks

100 marks

Scheme of mark

1 mark for every correct answer

Scheme of negative marking

1/3rd mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer

Subject-wise mark distribution -









General Knowledge



100 marks

AIIMS B.Sc. Nursing (Post Basic) 2020

Exam Pattern


Written Exam

Phase 1

Number of questions

70 questions


90 minutes

Personal Interview Marks

30 marks

AIIMS M.Sc. Nursing 2020

Exam Pattern


Medium of Exam


Type of questions

Objective type questions

Number of questions


Duration of Exam

1 hour and 30 minutes

AIIMS Nursing Exam Syllabus 2020 -

The official prospectus of AIIMS states, “No syllabus for examination has been prescribed by the Institute”. However, the aspirants can refer to the previous years’ exam papers to understand the kind of questions asked.

How To Get Into AIIMS – Preparation Tips For Exam

AIIMS Preparation Tips 2020 will help aspirants in their better preparation for AIIMS nursing 2020 exam. Through AIIMS score card admissions will be offered in AIIMS, New Delhi, Rishikesh, Bhopal, Jodhpur Bhubnaeswar, Guntur, Nagpur Patna and Raipur campuses. In this article, candidates can get the complete guide on AIIMS Preparation Tips 2020.

So, if you are looking for an answer on how to get into AIIMS, then use these preparation methods and join AIIMS for the post of nursing.

#1 Adopt Smart Way To Study Well

First, candidates have to figure out the efficient or effective way to study the complete syllabus on time. Candidates are recommended to do extensive research on syllabus and type of question asked in the previous exam, as it will help them in focusing on important areas.

More than this includes smart strategy in your preparation time, which includes practical oriented learning, dividing the syllabus & studying them, solving mock papers, checking your accuracy & speed, focusing on weak areas, etc.

#2 Understand and Clear Your Concepts

It’s a must to understand the concepts well. For successful qualification in every exam, it is recommended to you to go through the syllabus well and try to clear your concepts. You can actually take help from the sources like internet and books.

#3 Revision

When we talk about the best way to keep things remember for long, Revision is the only way you can look for. Daily Revision is important and effective exam preparation strategy. If you are not that type of a person who will revise just after the study you will definitely forget it later. So, always try to revise just after completing one topic and make this as your habit.

#4 Time Management Strategy

Manage your time in such a manner that you will cover all the topics of AIIMS 2020 syllabus. Time management is the most excellent way to study smarter. If you know the importance of time management then you can easily achieve your goal and do well in life. Manage your time as per the syllabus and exam pattern is the key to accomplish excellence in exam.

#5 Stay Fit and Healthy

Do not eat junk or unhealthy food as it may fluctuate the level of hormones, which may affect your mental or physical health. Also, having junk food during exam days is not good for your health and may affect your study. Take healthy food and home-made juice to relax and calm your body. In addition to this, make sure to take regular breaks in between your study time, so that your brain to regain its focus.

AIIMS Nursing Exam 2020 Eligibility

AIIMS B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing

  • Nationality – The candidate should be an Indian citizen.
  • Age Limit – The student must not be more than 17 years of age as on 31st December 2020. Applicants who have been born on or after 2nd January 2004 will not be able to take the exam.
  • Educational Qualifications – She should have passed the 12th standard or equivalent from a recognised University/ Board or Institution with PCB (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology) and English subjects.
  • Gender - Only the female candidates are permitted to apply for the exam.

AIIMS B.Sc Nursing (Post Basic)

  • Nationality - The candidate should be an Indian citizen.
  • Gender - Only the female candidates are eligible to apply for the exam.
  • Educational Qualifications - Diploma in GNM (General Nursing and Midwifery). The applicant should be a Registered Nurse or Registered Midwifery.

AIIMS M.Sc. Nursing

  • Nationality - The candidate should be an Indian citizen.
  • Gender - Only the female candidates are eligible to apply for the exam.
  • Educational Qualifications – The applicant should be a Registered Nurse or Registered Midwifery. She should have passed B.Sc. in Nursing with Post Certificate or B.Sc. in Nursing with 4 years or B.Sc. (Hons) in Post Basic. A General or OBC candidate should have a minimum score of 60% marks in aggregate. The reserved category students should have a minimum score of 55% marks to be eligible for the exam.

AIIMS Nursing Exam 2020 Application Process

Candidates can get the application form online. It can be availed from the official portal of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Meanwhile, AIIMS has reopened the registration link for BSc and Msc programmes till 11th May 2020.

How to Apply for AIIMS Nursing Exam 2020 -

  • Visit the official website -
  • Click on the ‘Academic Courses’ tab on the homepage.
  • Under the ‘Undergraduate’ and ‘Postgraduate’ columns, click on the course you want to apply for.
  • Click on the ‘Registration/Login’ link.
  • Click on the ‘Click Here’ button under New Registration and complete the registration process.
  • After registration, login id and password will be sent to the candidate’s registered email id.
  • Login with the credentials to access the application form.
  • Fill in the details such as name, residential address, education qualification, parent details, etc.
  • Upload the scanned images of the required documents – photograph, signature, and other documents.
  • Make payment of the application fee as per your category to complete the application process.
  • You can take a printout of the confirmation form for future references.

Application Fee

The application fee for B.Sc. and M.Sc. courses is the same. Candidates have to make payment as per their category. The exam fee can be paid through online using credit card, net banking and debit card.


Application Fees

Unreserved (UR)/General and

Other Backward Classes (OBC)

INR 1500/-

Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST)

INR 1200/-

Persons with Bench-Mark Disabilities (PwBD)


Other Details

AIIMS Nursing Admit Card 2020

The AIIMS Nursing 2020 admit card can be downloaded from the official portal of AIIMS by entering their name, date of birth and registration id.

  • The admit cards for the B.Sc. (Hons.), B.Sc. (Post Basic), and B.Sc. (Paramedical) were released on 5th June 2020.
  • Candidates can download the admit card for M.Sc. (Nursing), M.Sc. and M.Sc. Biotechnology also from 5th June 2020 onwards.

It is mandatory to bring the admit card to the centre of examination. The admit card contains the name, address of the exam, the date of birth and the date and timing of the exam. The test-taker is further advised to bring her photo identity card at the examination centre.

AIIMS Nursing Result 2020

AIIMS Nursing result 2020 for post basic programme has been announced by the officials. The B.Sc Nursing (Post Basic) results 2020 is announced based on the candidate’s performance in online examinations and the interview conducted on 08th and 10th July 2020. To download the result, candidates need to follow the eligible downloading criteria.

AIIMS Nursing Reservation of Seats 2020

Category of Candidate

Percentage of Seats reserved









AIIMS Nursing Counselling 2020

The AIIMS, New Delhi will begin the counselling process in July/ August 2020. The Institute will invite the qualified personnel to register for the AIIMS nursing counselling process 2020. It will be organised in offline mode. Counselling will be done for admission into AIIMS, New Delhi and six other AIIMS campuses across the country.

All the eligible candidates who have qualified the examinations need to go for the counselling session to complete the document verification process.

AIIMS Nursing Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

AIIMS Nursing exam for UG and PG courses is scheduled to be conducted on 11th June 2020. The answers for frequently asked questions are here:

Q: When will AIIMS nursing 2020 exam be held?

A: The AIIMS Nursing 2020 exam will be held for different nursing courses in the month of June 2020. As per the revised schedule, the exam for B.Sc. Nursing and M.Sc. Nursing will be conducted on 11th June 2020.

Q: When can one avail the AIIMS nursing application form 2020?

A: Candidates can get the application form for B.Sc. Nursing from 12th December 2019 and for M.Sc. Nursing from 13th December 2019. However, AIIMS has re-opened the application link from 06th May 2020 to 11th May 2020.

Q: How much is the application fee for the AIIMS Nursing 2020 Exam?

A: For the general candidates, it is INR 1,500/-. For the reserved category candidates, it is INR 1,200/-.

Q: If a candidate has completed 12th standard, will she be considered eligible for the exam?

A: Different courses have a different set of eligibility requirements. Check the eligibility section above for complete details.

Q: What should be the educational qualification for M.Sc. level course in the AIIMS nursing exam?

A: The candidate should have done B.Sc. ( Hons.) or B.Sc ( Post Basic) in nursing.

Q: Will candidates avail an opportunity to correct mistakes in the AIIMS nursing application form 2020?

A: No, there is no correction window for the exam.

Q: What is the age limit for the B.Sc. level course of the AIIMS nursing exam?

A: The applicant should be 17 years of age by December 31st, 2020.

Q: One of my male friends is interested to apply for the exam. Can he fill the form within the given time frame?

A: No, male candidates are not eligible to apply for the exam. Only the female candidates are eligible for the exam.

Q: Is there any reservation of seats in the exam?

A: Yes, there is a reservation of seats in the AIIMS Nursing exams. For OBC candidates – 27% seats, for SC - 15% seat and for ST - 7.5% seats!

Q: When and how can I obtain the AIIMS nursing 2020 admit card?

A: Admit cards for B.Sc. Nursing and M.Sc. Nursing are released on 5th June 2020 at the official website of AIIMS.


abraham - February 27, 2020REPLY

which are the centres in kerala for AIIMS B.Sc.Nursing (Hons) 2020 exntrance exam

Exams Planner - March 14, 2020REPLY

The exact address of the exam venue will be mentioned on the admit card.

Pragati baral - March 16, 2019REPLY

How can i get msc nursing prospectus?

Exams Planner - March 18, 2019REPLY

You can download it from the link.

Jeslene - March 7, 2019REPLY

I was born on april 24 2003.Will I be able to write AIIMS Nursing exam in 2020?

Exams Planner - March 15, 2019REPLY

Yes, you will be eligible for 2020 exam. The minimum age limit is 17 years.

Vidya mishu - February 28, 2019REPLY

How many marks obtained to get Delhi aiims for bsc nursing exam I m obc

Exams Planner - March 1, 2019REPLY

The cut-off marks are different every year. It will depend up on various factors. You must try to perform as good as you can to ensure a seat in the college.

Vidya mishu - February 28, 2019REPLY

How many marks obtained to get Delhi aiims for bsc nursing ...I m obc

Raji - February 22, 2019REPLY

When is the basic Registration for msc nursing starts

Exams Planner - March 15, 2019REPLY

The basic registration process has ended on 4th March 2019.