Indian Army B.Sc. Nursing Exam 2020 - Preparation Tips ad Strategy

Last Modified: 05 Jun 2024

The official announcement for the Indian Army B.Sc. Nursing exam 2020 has been made. The online application process for the exam has started on 14th November 2019 and will continue till 2nd December 2019.  The exam dates are not announced yet. However, the official notification states that the exam will be tentatively conducted in April 2020. The exam is conducted for selecting eligible candidates (female only) for the 4 years course offered by the colleges of nursing under the Armed Forces Medical Service. The qualified candidates are offered admission in the course and on completion of the course, they are granted Permanent/ Short Service Commission in the Military Nursing Service.

With around six months time for the exam, candidates must start the preparations right away. Check out the official notification and know the exam pattern and syllabus carefully. Here in the article, we are providing some tips to get started with the exam preparations. So, candidates applying for the 2020 exam can check the Indian Army B.Sc. Nursing exam preparation tips in the article ahead.

Know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus

The first step to follow is to know the exam pattern and syllabus for the exam. Understanding the exam pattern helps in knowing the type of questions, marking scheme, etc. Knowing the syllabus helps in identifying important topics.

Make a Preparation Strategy

After you become familiar with the exam pattern and the syllabus, make a proper preparation strategy. Set short-term and long-term topics for studying. Make time-table where you must assign study timing for each subject. Studying the topics daily helps in better understanding.

Study Material

Choosing the right study material is the most important steps of exam preparation. The type of study material determines your performance in the exam. Choose a recommended book for the Indian Army B.Sc. Nursing exam. Look for the reviews of the book and students’ comment. Solve the questions at the end of each topic.

Solve Previous Years’ Question Paper

The best way to prepare for any exam is to solve the previous years’ question papers. Solving previous years’ question papers help in knowing the type of questions, marking scheme, topics from which questions are asked frequently, etc. Some times some questions from previous years’ topics are also repeated (if you get lucky).


While solving the previous years’ question papers or sample paper, set the timing as per the exam time. This will help with time management. Also, after solving the sample paper, check it. Mark yourself as per the marking scheme. This will help in evaluating the strong and weak points. Make a list of weak and strong topics and make a strategy to cover them accordingly.

Do remember that there is no short-cut to success. So, work hard and study daily as there is tough competition for the exam. Working in the Armed Medical services is a prestigious job. Many candidates apply for pursuing the course every year. So, keep your preparations high for the examination.

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