WB GNM Nursing Admission 2020 : Online Application, Merit list, Dates

West Bengal Nursing Council GNM Nursing Admission 2020 Online Application Process. Apply online for Admission in wbhealth.gov.in  GNM Nursing Course 2020. Get Notified about WB Health GNM Nursing Admission Eligibility Criteria, application Date, number of seats. WBNC GNM (General Nursing and Midwifery course) Merit list to download. Seat Counseling for WB Health GNM 2020.

Wb gnm nursing admission 2020 online

WB Health Department released the notification on 27th July 2020 for admission to the WB Health GNM Course 2020 for the Academic year of 2020 to 2023. WBNC GNM admission 2020 application form should be submitted online.

Online Application for WB Health GNM Course 2020 has been started on 28th July 2020 and will continue up to 10th August 2020.

What is WB Health GNM Course?

West Bengal Nursing Council under control of the Department of Health and Family Welfare, releases notification every year for Admission in the West Bengal GNM Course. WB Health GNM course is a Study and Training of Students to be a certified Nurse. It is a Diploma course with Duration of 3 years along with 6 months of training. GNM Course is known as the General Nursing and Midwifery course.

WB Health GNM Admission 2020 Important Facts

Course Name WB GNM Nursing
Governor BodyWest Bengal Health and Family Welfare Dept.
Season November 2020 – October 2023
Course Duration and Seats3years and 2692 female and 125 male
Application Starts28th July 2020
Application Ends10th August 2020
Official websitewbhealth.gov.in



District wise Seat Allotment for WB health GNM admission 2020 

WB Health Dept. gives guidelines for Seats provided for GNM Courses. Total No of Seats under Dept. of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal is 2817 under which Female seats are 2692 and Male Seats are 125 ( changeable)

Reservation of Seats:

  • SC Candidates – 22%
  • ST Candidates – 6%
  • OBC- A Category Candidates – 10%
  • OBC – B Category Candidates – 7%
  • PWD Candidates – 3%
  • Orphanages, inmates – 2%
  • Civil Volunteer – 2.5%

Here is the list Of Colleges with mentioned Seats available for GNM Courses: 

WB GNM Admission 2020 seats

WB GNM admission 2020 Eligibility Criteria

West Bengal Nursing Council on Behalf of WB Health Department, Mentioned Eligibility Guideline for Admission in WB Health GNM Nursing Course 2020.


Candidates must Be A permanent Resident of West Bengal for At least 15 Years to take apply online for WB Health GNM Course 2020.

Education Details

Applying candidates must have passed Higher Secondary Exam (10+2) or Equivalent from West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or similar council recognized by West Bengal Govt. with Minimum 40% marks.


Candidates should be above 17 years and below 27 years according to 1st January 2020.

Applying Students for GNM Nursing Course 2020 must have the ability to speak and Writing Bengali or Nepali.

Online Application for WB Health GNM Nursing Admission 2020

Applications for GNM admission 2020 are only accepted via Online Method. WB Health GNM Nursing admission application is accepted through West Bengal Health Department wbhealth.gov.in. 

Online Application for admission in WB Health GNM Nursing 2020 is Started from 28th July 2020 ad will continue up to 10th August 2020. Interested candidates must apply within the given date from the below link. Candidates have to fill up the form with their Personal Details, address, Marks, and More with Precaution.


 WB Health GNM Nursing 2020 Admission Online Apply – Click Here

The selection process of GNM Admission 2020

Selection will be made strictly on the basis of total marks obtained in Compulsory subjects(English with 40% marks and three Elective subjects(Best three) except Environmental Science with 40% Marks in the HS (10+2). Selection is subject to verification of Marksheet from HS Council or other equivalent boards.


Read, List of Scholarships for HS Passed Students 2020 Apply Now

GNM Nursing 2020 Merit list

WB Health GNM Nursing Admission 2020 Merit list will be published on wbhealth.gov.in on 17th August 2020 at 12 noon onwards. Candidates will be able to download the merit list from West Bengal Health Department Website Directly.

WB Health GNM Nursing 2020 Counseling and Document verification

After Selected in the Merit list, his/her Documents will be verified in the verification center as per the prescribed district.

Selected applicants should attend to the respective District at the mentioned school of Nursing for Provisional Counselling and verification with Medical Check-up. The candidates who will fail to attend on the specified date will not be reconsidered.

Verification centre of WB GNM admission

Verification centre of WB GNM Admission 2

During the process of verification, the application must be accompanied by original and self-attested or attested by Group A officer of photocopies. The documents which will be verified are:

  • Photocopy of Mark-sheet of HS exam or Equivalent.
  • Age Proof Certificate ( Madhyamik Admit Card/ Certificate)
  • Original Copy of Residential Certificate as a prescribed format by Govt Gazetted officer of the concerned area where the applicant resides.
  • Orphanage and inmate-ship ( Applicable for Orphanage/inmates of Destitute homes)
  • PWD Certificate (if applicable)
  • EWS certificate in the prescribed format ( By any Magistrate)
  • One Recent Colored self-signed passport-sized photograph.
  • Signature of The candidate which is to be uploaded.

All these mentioned documents should be submitted in original with their self-attested photocopies at the time of counseling.

WB Health GNM Admission 2020 and seat allotment

After completion of verification and Medical Fitness, Merit List of provisionally selected candidates will be published as per the merit list of 17th august and called for the training according to the serial number as per merit panel.

Important dates of WB GNM Nursing Admission 2020

Starting of Online Application28th July 2020
Last Date of Online Application10th August 2020
Choice Filling Last Date12th August 2020
Date of Merit List Publication17th August 2020
Open window for Correction20th to 22nd August 2020
Name list & Venue for verification and Medical Check-up25th August 2020
Date of Verification and Medical Check-Up  27th August to 4th September 2020
Final Merit list publish  11th September 2020


WB Health GNM Nursing Counselling 2020 Dates

1st Round Seat Allotment Date and Admission Date14th September to 18th September 2020
2nd round Seat Counselling matrix date26th September 2020
2nd round Seat Allotment date28th September, 2020
2nd round Admission 1st October – 5th October 2020
Mop up Round Seat Matrix8th October 2020
Publication of mop Up round Seat Allotment from Swasthya Bhavan12th October 2020
Mop Up Admission date14th October 2020
Date of Course Start3rd November



If you are having any problem in filling the Online Application of WB Health GNM Admisssion 2020, you can contact at official phone number in between 10 am to 2 pm.

Phone numbers are : 033-23330 164/166/167/169/309/630/355/350/354 /587/237.

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